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Dr. Sandy Hunter Ph.D.

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  • Professor

Bio  •  Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Department: Emergency Medical Care
  • Office: Stratton 156
  • Mailing Address: Stratton 250
  • Email:
  • Phone: 622-1030
  • Web Page:
  • Expert Areas: Educational Psychology, Diversity, Cultural Awareness, Weapons of Mass Destruction, Pediatric Emergencies


Dr. Sandy Hunter is a Nationally Registered Paramedic and Professor; he has been with the Paramedicine program for nearly 20 years. Dr. Hunter earned an undergraduate degree in emergency medical care from Western Carolina University, a Master’s degree in health education from EKU and a Ph.D. in educational psychology from University of Kentucky. He has 35 years of experience in EMS, including working as a Paramedic and educator in Saudi Arabia. His publications can be found in JEMS, EMS Magazine, Occupational Health and Safety Magazine, and (the) Domain.  He has co-authored a national curriculum for the National Association of EMS Educators and been a curriculum taskforce member for the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services - Office of Minority Health. Dr. Hunter has previously served on the Boards of Directors for the National Association of EMS Educators and the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions.  He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the National Registry of EMTs. 

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