June 19, 2018 - ZOLL Announces Recipients of the 2018 ZOLL EMT Scholarship

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ZOLL Medical Corporation
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ZOLL ANNOUNCES RECIPIENTS OF THE 2018 ZOLL EMT SCHOLARSHIP

 

June 19, 2018—CHELMSFORD, MASS.—ZOLL® Medical Corporation, an Asahi Kasei Group company that manufactures medical devices and related software solutions, today announced 12 recipients of the 2018  ZOLL EMT Scholarship Program.

The intent of the ZOLL EMT Scholarship Program is to award medical education grants annually to qualifying caregivers who demonstrate a career commitment to the profession. The goal of the program is to support the education of EMTs (EMT-Basic, EMT-Advanced) who are working toward their paramedic certification (EMT-P).

All scholarships are reviewed and award decisions are made by an independent committee composed of non-ZOLL personnel. ZOLL representatives do not attend meetings where award determinations are made and have no influence in the selection process.

Recipients of this year’s ZOLL EMT Scholarship Program are:

  • Leslie Every-Brasol, Volusia County EMS, Florida
  • Rebecca Harrell, Horry County Fire Rescue, South Carolina
  • Brad Lieberman, Fair Lawn Volunteer Ambulance Corps, New York
  • Amanda Loreti, Waynesboro First Aid Crew, Virginia
  • Jeremy McElroy, Navy Region Mid Atlantic Fire and Emergency Services, Virginia
  • Marc Ryan,Milford Ambulance Service, New Hampshire
  • LaurenScull, American Medical Response, Montana
  • Krista Sierra, Lanoka Harbor EMS, New Jersey
  • Matthew Stevens, Rutherford County Fire Department, Tennessee
  • Robert Soncini, Community Ambulance, Nevada
  • Stacie Vandeweerd, TECHS Inc., Kansas
  • Tonja Vogt, Temple EMS, Texas

“These individuals have demonstrated their commitment and passion for the field of emergency medicine,” said Elijah A. White, Vice President of Marketing, ZOLL Resuscitation. “With support from this scholarship program, they will advance their lifesaving skills and continue to make their communities safer places.”

Applications for the 2019 ZOLL EMT Scholarship Program will open in January. For more information, visit www.zoll.com/emtscholarship.

About ZOLL Medical Corporation
ZOLL Medical Corporation, an Asahi Kasei Group Company, develops and markets medical devices and software solutions that help advance emergency care and save lives, while increasing clinical and operational efficiencies. With products for defibrillation and monitoring, circulation and CPR feedback, data management, therapeutic temperature management, and ventilation, ZOLL provides a comprehensive set of technologies that help clinicians, EMS and fire professionals, and lay rescuers treat victims needing resuscitation and acute critical care. For more information, visit www.zoll.com

About Asahi Kasei
The Asahi Kasei Group is a diversified group of companies led by holding company Asahi Kasei Corp., with operations in the materials, homes, and health care business sectors. Its health care operations include devices and systems for acute critical care, dialysis, therapeutic apheresis, transfusion, and manufacture of biotherapeutics, as well as pharmaceuticals and diagnostic reagents. With more than 30,000 employees around the world, the Asahi Kasei Group serves customers in more than 100 countries. For more information, visit www.asahi-kasei.co.jp/asahi/en/.

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