La Trobe

Peter O'Meara

Emergency medicine


Prof. Peter O’Meara is an internationally recognized expert on paramedicine models of care and education. He was one of the first paramedics in the world to complete doctoral qualification researching paramedicine. He is now the Chair of Rural and Regional Paramedicine in the LaTrobe Rural Health School, Bendigo after seven years at CSU as a professor and associate head of school. Professor O’Meara’s research has focused on the delivery of paramedic services in rural settings and the development of paramedic extended scope-of-practice roles. He has published one book, nine book chapters, 64 peer-reviewed papers and 14 other publications.


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