Positions

Overview

  • Shannon Stephens, Critical Care Paramedic, has worked in EMS for over 25 years. He is currently a faculty member in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and the Director of the Alabama Resuscitation Center. He also serves as a Research Scientist for the UAB Center for Cardiovascular Biology, and formerly with the UAB Center for Disaster Preparedness. He has served as Instructor in the Department of Emergency Medicine from 1998 - present.

    He has published several manuscripts and presented nationally and internationally on EMS-related topics including cardiac arrest, severe traumatic injury, prehospital research, advanced airway management, disaster medicine, and bioethics. As an EMS field provider, an EMS educator, and an EMS researcher, he has focused his efforts on collaborative clinical trial networks, to build a body of evidence to advance and improve prehospital emergency care. He has served as a Program Director for several NIH and DOD funded clinical trial networks. He actively serves on numerous national, state, and local committees and is a member of the American Heart Association, Project Management Institute, the Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services, and the National Association of Emergency Medical Services Physicians.
  • Research Overview

  • Resuscitation Science
    Trauma
    Cardiac Arrest
    Research Ethics
    Research Program Management
  • Investigator On

  • Evaluation Of A Novel Hemostatic Agent In Junctional Trauma  awarded by DOD - Department of Defense 2018 - 2022
  • Utilization of Ticagrelor in the Upstream Setting for NSTE Acute Coronary Syndrome (UPSTREAM)  awarded by HOSPITAL QUALITY FOUNDATION 2016 - 2021
  • Private Grant  awarded by ATOX BIO LTD. 2018 - 2020
  • Pragmatic Trial Of Airway Management In Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2019
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Brain Injury Treatment Trial (HOBIT)  awarded by Oregon Health & Science University 2017 - 2019
  • Private Grant  awarded by JDP THERAPEUTICS, INC. 2017 - 2019
  • Private Grant  awarded by ROCHE DIAGNOSTICS OPERATIONS INC 2018 - 2019
  • ROC Protocols - CCC & ALPS  awarded by University of Washington, Seattle 2006 - 2018
  • Private Grant  awarded by ZOLL MEDICAL CORPORATION 2016 - 2018
  • Pragmatic Trial of Airway Management in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2015 - 2017
  • Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium (ROC) Regional Clinical Center-Alabama  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2010 - 2016
  • HELP PAIN  awarded by RHODE ISLAND HOSPITAL - NEW 2015 - 2016
  • Applying Biopsychosocial Model to Post-MVC Pain Development in African Americans  awarded by University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 2013 - 2016
  • Persistent Pain and Associated Physical Function Decline Among Elderly Individuals Experiencing Minor Motor Vehicle Collision  awarded by University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 2015 - 2016
  • Private Grant  awarded by BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. 2015 - 2016
  • Private Grant  awarded by KYPHA INC. 2014 - 2015
  • Pragmatic, Randomized Optimal Platelet and Plasma Ratios (PROPPR)  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER (HOUSTON) 2011 - 2015
  • Pragmatic Trial of Airway Management in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2014 - 2015
  • Continuation of Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium Registry - AHA  awarded by University of Washington, Seattle 2010 - 2015
  • Late Cardiovascular Consequences of Septic Shock  awarded by University of Pittsburgh 2013 - 2015
  • Private Grant  awarded by KYPHA INC. 2015
  • Effect of Antioxidant Vitamins on Coagulopathy and Nosocomial Pneumonia After Severe Trauma  awarded by NATIONAL TRAUMA INSTITUTE 2012 - 2013
  • Protocolized Care for Early Septic Shock (ProCESS)  awarded by University of Pittsburgh 2008 - 2013
  • Endothelial Cell Signalling and Microcirculation in Sepsis  awarded by BETH ISRAEL DEACONESS MEDICAL CENTER 2009 - 2013
  • Education And Training

  • Medical Certificate, Institution Not Available in List
  • Full Name

  • Shannon Stephens
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