Fire Paramedic Captain
Philadelphia Fire Department
Michael A. Simmons BS, NREMTP, is a Paramedic Captain for the Philadelphia Fire Department with a combined 17 years of emergency prehospital experience. The last 15 years have been spent with the PFD, with 9 being in an operational leadership role – first as a Lieutenant, then Captain.
Currently serving as the commanding officer of EMS Zone 05 providing supervisory oversight of EMS Operations for the areas of West & Southwest Philadelphia. Mike was instrumental in overseeing Operations Allies Welcome, which welcomed 29,713 Afghan refugees on over 300 flights to Philadelphia International Airport.
He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Emergency Medicine from the University of Pittsburgh.
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Friday, September 22, 2023
8:30 AM – 9:30 AM CT