Andrew E. Ferguson
Springfield, OH 45504
Dedicated Education Resource Specialist with over six years experience assisting medical training facilities to enrich their approach to healthcare pedagogy. By intertwining immersive, medically accurate scenarios with the utilization of high-fidelity medical simulators and pragmatic task trainers, I have unequivocally aided in expanding knowledge and honing practical skills of thousands of healthcare professionals.
The Ohio State University / Medical Simulationist
NOV 2019 - PRESENT, COLUMBUS, OH
CLINICAL SKILLS EDUCATION AND ASSESSMENT CENTER (CSEAC) Education Resource Specialist responsible for fostering educational research for various Ohio State Schools of Medicine as well as acting treatment facilities. Primary duties include writing and editing medical education scenarios, developing curriculum, programming software, and implementation of scenarios to include operation of hi-fidelity simulators and creation of realistic training environments. United States Air Force / Aeromedical Evacuation Technician (TSgt) MAY 2011 - JUN 2019, DAYTON, OH
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE
Provided nursing care and support during airlift transportation for those critically wounded, injured, or ill as a Non-Commissioned Officer. Coordinator, instructor, and evaluator for all enlisted medical skills. Oversaw medical training events to include formal courses such as Emergency Medical Technician refreshers, Basic Life Support, and Clinical Medical Readiness practicals and assessments. Wright-Patterson Air Force Base / Medical Simulation Operator MAR 2014 - AUG 2016; MAR 2019 - NOV 2019, DAYTON, OH WRIGHT-PATTERSON MEDICAL CENTER
UNITED STATES SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE MEDICINE
Coordinated simulated education and training events with the use, preparation, and operation of human-patient medical simulators, task trainers, and critical equipment. Collaborated with Air Force leadership and conducted healthcare research to meticulously develop medically accurate and realistic training events. Provided didactic guidance and constructive feedback for education initiatives. ㅡ
The Ohio State University / B.A. English
AUG 2016 - DEC 2019, COLUMBUS, OH
Concentration in Writing, Rhetoric, and Literacy. Advanced communication and writing skills for public- and private-sector. Experienced with technical, professional, and creative writing; academic research and development; multimodal presentation; content editing; Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Reader. Familiarity with Chicago Manual of Style. 4x Dean’s List / 3.8 Core GPA / undergraduate research. Community College of the Air Force / A.A.S. Allied Health Science AUG 2013 - AUG 2015, DISTANCE LEARNING
Complimentary nursing skills for healthcare professionals to include: critical thinking, problem solving, medical terminology, leadership, and problem solving for contemporary issues in healthcare. 4x Dean’s List / 4.0 GPA.