Paramedic Research Fellow and Lecturer in Paramedic Science
Dr Gregory Whitley completed a BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science degree in 2008 and worked as a microbiologist for two years before joining the West Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust in 2010 as a student paramedic. He qualified as a paramedic in 2012 and joined the East Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EMAS) in 2014. Within EMAS he worked on the AIRWAYS-2 clinical trial for 3 years as a research paramedic. He gained his MSc in Health and Social Care from the University of Nottingham in 2016. He completed his PhD, titled "Pre-hospital pain management in children: A mixed methods study" at the University of Lincoln in 2020. This was funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Applied Research Collaboration – East Midlands (ARC EM). In 2020 he started a part-time position with the University of Lincoln as a lecturer in paramedic science and in 2021 he started a part-time position with EMAS as a paramedic research fellow. Greg is currently undertaking a post-doctoral bridging fellowship funded by Health Education England.