March 4, 2014, Ocoee Florida – Jeff Ellis & Associates, Inc. (E&A) is pleased to announce it has added a new face to its family. Dr. Larry Newell is joining us as Vice President and Medical Director. Larry has worked with E&A in the past, but with this appointment, the firm will be able to take advantage of his full talents and energies. He is the former Executive Vice President for Jones and Bartlett Learning, and National Executive Director for the Emergency Care & Safety Institute (ECSI). Larry begins his tenure with E&A today, and will be reporting to Richard “RAC” Carroll, Sr VP and COO of the company.
Larry comes to E&A with an abundance of professional leadership experience, including more than 25 years in EMS, emergency care, and aquatic risk management. He has presented at more than 100 conferences, authored more than 70 articles and texts, provided litigation consultation on more than 200 drowning incidents, and has been active with national
injury/illness prevention initiatives worldwide.
Within the scope of this new role, Larry will be instrumental in providing input, deciphering, and implementing changes that will occur as a result of the upcoming International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR) ECC Guidelines. Larry brings depth of experience, strong acumen, and a track record of success, which are important to our continued efforts to save lives.
E&A welcomes Dr. Newell to the team!