Emergency Medical Services | EMS

The IAFC Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Section addresses fire-based EMS issues, and provides guidance and direction to the IAFC board and membership, as well as the federal government and other interest groups.

Declare Your Candidacy for the EMS Section Board

Would you like to become more involved in the EMS Section? Now is a great opportunity! The EMS Section Elections Committee is now accepting nominations from individuals interested in running for election. This year, the open positions are Chair and Director-at-Large. Please see the EMS Section Candidate Manual for more information on declaring your candidacy. All candidates must submit their paperwork by March 14. 

Attend Fire-Rescue Med 2019

Each spring, the EMS Section sponsors Fire-Rescue Med, a conference addressing a wide variety of EMS issues. The conference is recognized throughout the industry as the premier gathering of fire service EMS leadership. Sessions are specifically targeted toward upper management, EMS officer and mid-level supervisors.

Join the EMS Section

With over 1,600 members, the EMS Section is one of the IAFC's largest and offers a wealth of resources to members and the EMS community. Benefits of EMS Section Membership (pdf)

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Dr. Michael McEvoy, Chief of EMS
Saratoga County, NY

Vice Chair
Vance Riley, Fire Chief
Pearland, TX

Staff Liaison
Evan Davis