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Thursday, November 1 • 2:50pm - 3:25pm
Safety Officer Workshop: Rescuing Our Responders: Reducing Risk in Public Safety Employees

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There is a storm coming that is already affecting EMS departments and providers nationwide: the downward spiral of provider resiliency, fitness, wellness and longevity. As you know, traditional "wellness" programs fail to meet the needs of first responders. What shift work, stress and circadian rhythm disruption do to responders both hormonally and physiologically is not tested during traditional medical physicals. This class will take an in-depth look at what new research has shown is truly breaking our responders and will provide leaders with an evidence-based approach to making wellness and injury prevention programs work.

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Bryan Fass, ATC, LAT, CSCS, EMT-P(ret)

Founder and President, Injury Prevention Systems/Fit Responder
Bryan has dedicated the past 10 years to changing the culture of EMS from one of pain, injury and disease to one of ergonomic excellence and provider wellness. Bryan has leveraged his Sports medicine, Athletic Training, Spine Rehabilitation, Strength & Conditioning and Paramedic experience... Read More →

Thursday November 1, 2018 2:50pm - 3:25pm CDT
Room 102AB