Scott C. Savett, PhD
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Scott Savett, NCEMSF Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, has been involved in collegiate EMS since 1991. His EMS career started at Ursinus College where he was one of the founders of its EMS response group. Scott received his BS in chemistry in 1994 and subsequently enrolled in graduate school at Indiana University-Bloomington. In 1994 Scott founded IU-EMS, an organization dedicated to providing comprehensive pre-hospital education and service. Scott transferred to Clemson University in 1995 to continue his graduate studies in chemistry. He was an active volunteer with Clemson University Fire/EMS, eventually upgrading his level of training to NREMT-I and becoming cross-trained in the fire service. In May 2000, Scott received a PhD in analytical chemistry from Clemson. Scott is a senior software analyst for Thermo Fisher Scientific, implementing Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS) for pharmaceutical, environmental, clinical, and biotech laboratories. Scott remains active in both EMS administration and operations. He is Chair of the Board of Directors of Whitemarsh Ambulance, a 4,000 call-per-year ALS squad in the Philadelphia suburbs. He is also a per diem event EMT for Lehigh Valley Health Network at the PPL Center in Allentown, Pennsylvania.