Series: The Student Paramedic Podcast

Approach to trauma and insights by Dr John Glasheen

This week we have a chat to Dr John Glasheen. Dr Glasheen is a paramedic turned emergency physician who works with QAS as part of HARU, as a flight care doctor and within hospital. We put a Q&A out to the audience who requested trauma and some of the questions sent in have been asked….

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Changing the culture around mental health w/ TradeMutt

EXPLICIT Episode This week we have a chat to Ed, the co-founder of TradeMutt. Ed and Dan are both tradies that wanted to create a cultural change around mental health for blue collar workers (particularly tradies and men’s mental health). They have done so by creating a funky workwear brand called TradeMutt that creates community…

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Humanitarian and Disaster Response Prehospital Care w/ Backpacker Medics founder Nathan Burns

This week we have a chat to Nathan Burns, a paramedic who founded ‘Backpacker Medics’. We discuss what it is like working as a paramedic in humanitarian aid and now in post-disaster recovery in developing countries. This was an incredible chat about the difference in pre-hospital care across different applications. Backpacker Medics DISCLAIMER: All of…

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Paediatric Nurse and Registered Paramedic Austin Purdie

This week we have a chat to Austin Purdie, both nurse and paramedic. We have a chat about the dual degree, how he made his way into both professions and his tips and tricks for students studying! DISCLAIMER: All of the opinions of each individual on ‘The Student Paramedic Podcast’ are their own. See omnystudio.com/listener…

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Community paramedicine and the future of paramedicine w/ David Long

This week we have a chat to Dr David Long about a model of prehospital care, ‘community paramedicine’. David has worked as an extended care paramedic and explains a bit about this role. We have a chat about where the future of paramedicine may go… DISCLAIMER: All of the opinions of each individual on ‘The…

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How to utilise storytelling to be successful in your job interviews w/ Gabrielle Dolan

This week we have a chat to Gabrielle Dolan about how to have a successful job interview using storytelling. Gabrielle is an expert in this and has coached various companies such as The Obama Foundation, NSW Health, Amazon etc. Her FREE pdf of her book ‘Storytelling for Job Interviews’ is available here If you’re interested…

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PTSD w/ Psychologist and Former Police Officer Chris McIntyre a.k.a ‘Fit as Dad’

This week we have a chat to Chris McIntyre, a registered psychologist and former police officer in QPS. We discuss mental health, PTSD, signs and symptoms and how to begin looking after your wellbeing. DISCLAIMER: All of the opinions of each individual on ‘The Student Paramedic Podcast’ are their own. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Can students do research? w/ Sandy MacQuarrie, Joel, Elise, Jasmin and Chloe

This week we have a chat to Dr Sandy MacQuarrie (senior lecturer and researcher at Griffith University), Joel and Elise (Honour students) and Jasmin and Chloe (research assistants and second year Paramedicine students). We have a discussion about what they are researching and have found, how they got into research, the benefits of undertaking research…

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