Call for Candidates - Two Open Positions
The Georgia Association of EMS is seeking nominations for two open positions on its Board of Directors. During this special election, the Association Division Members will be electing the following positions:
Term of Service 2016-2018
Providers Division Vice-President
Medical Directors Division Vice-President
Anyone wishing to run for one of these positions should submit their information electronically.
Nominations must be received no later than noon on November 15, 2015. Get complete details here.
2016 GA EMS Directors & Leadership Conference
SAVE THE DATES AND RESERVE YOUR ROOM NOW!
March 14-16, 2016
Legacy Lodge & Conference Center at Lake Lanier
7000 Lanier Islands Parkway, Buford, GA 30518
Reserve your hotel room here.
This is the only EMS conference within the state of Georgia directed at providing you with an amazing educational opportunity to expand your knowledge as a leader and focuses on best practices in EMS.
Present and future EMS leaders should attend this conference to learn about 'cutting edge' information needed to lead, manage, supervise and succeed in today’s ever changing field of emergency medical services.
Our nationally recognized speakers will deliver top content lectures on Leadership and Personal Development, Law, Human Resources, Ethics, Education, Operations and Innovation.
2015 Award Winners
Congratulations to the 2015 GA EMS Award Winners listed below. Also, view our memorial slideshow from the awards banquet.
GAEMS CHAIRMAN'S AWARD
- Brandon Fletcher
- Lanier Swafford
GAEMS Legislative Awards
- Leg. Larry J. (Butch) Parrish
DR. JOE SIMON PEDIATRIC AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
- Lisa Gunn
- Candice Weathers
JOE LANE COX AWARD
- Jason Grady
TIM PEEBLES CHAMPION OF CHILDREN EXCELLENCE AND ADVOCACY AWARD
- Kim Bullock-Unangst
MARY BETH BOWNS EXCELLENCE IN TRAUMA CARE AWARD
- Gold Cross EMS
DR. ZEB L. BURRELL, JR. DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD
- Dr. Alexander Isakov
DR. JOHN B. O'NEAL, III, EMS PIONEER AWARD
- Alver Horton, Jr.
CHARLES B. GILLESPIE, MD, DISTINGUISHED GEORGIA E.M.S. MEDICAL DIRECTOR AWARD
- Dr. Paul Nassour (posthomoustly)
GEORGIA EMS DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR AWARD
- Paul Beamon
GEORGIA EMS EDUCATOR OF THE YEAR AWARD
- William Pitt
GEORGIA EMT OF THE YEAR AWARD
- Brian Cothran
GEORGIA EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICE OF THE YEAR AWARD
- Puckett EMS
Summer 2015 GAEMS Magazine
The newest issue of the GAEMS magazine is available for viewing in a digital format. Check it out here!
Our members in action...
2015 Awards Banquet
is a statewide membership organization that represents over 14,000 EMT's, Paramedics, Nurses, Physicians, and businesses that support emergency medical services. GA EMS administers grants that benefit EMS services which in turn benefit our communities across the state. The association also offers continuing education credits at two conferences held every year. Learn how to join GA EMS below.