Christian Knutsen, MD
Course Medical Director
Contact: Douglas Sandbrook, MA, EMT-P, Paramedic Program Director/EMS Liaison
Phone: 315 464-4851
Details, schedule and regstration
Upstate Medical University's Department of Emergency Medicine EMT Critical Care Refresher Program is designed to exceed the standards set forth by the New York State Department of Heath Bureau of Emergency Medical Services.
- American Heart Association - Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider Renewal
- American Heart Association - Advanced Cardiac Life support Renewal
To retain NYS DOH BEMS Certification, all EMS personnel must refresh their certification every three years. Eligible students must possess a valid or expired New York State Emergency Medical Technician – Critical Care Certification. Challenge format; eligible candidates are required to attend challenge evaluation to determine their individual learning program. Class size is limited; register early to secure a seat.