GAEMS is a statewide membership organization that represents over 14,000 EMTs, Paramedics, Nurses, Physicians, and businesses that support emergency medical services. GAEMS administers grants that benefit EMS services which in turn benefit our communities across the state.  The association also offers continuing education credits at two conferences held every year.
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2018 gaems directors & leadership conference - Register now!

March 26-28, 2018
Legacy Lodge & Conference Center at Lake Lanier
7000 Lanier Islands Parkway, Buford, GA 30518

Online registration is no longer available, but you can still register on-site.  See you there.

An agenda and brochure are available on our event page here.

Whether you are an EMS Director, department manager, shift supervisor, or anyone with the responsibility of leading a team of people, the GAEMS Directors & Leadership Conference is the place for you!  Sessions provide an opportunity to……
  • Enhance your leadership expertise professionally and personally
  • Learn from renowned speakers and authors – experts in leadership
  • Network with industry leaders to build relationships and learn best practices
  • Explore our SOLD OUT exhibit hall with more than 60 vendors!

Speakers Announced

Here are a few of the speakers you will see at the 2018 GAEMS Directors & leadership Conference:

  • Scotty Bolleter, BS, EMT-P
    Chief of Clinical Direction, Bulverde Spring Branch Fire & EMS, Texas
  • Colonel Chetan U. Kharod
    Program Director, DoD’s tri-service Military EMS & Disaster Medicine Fellowship, Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas
  • Lee Ballentine
    FirstNet Solution Consultant for AT&T
  • Jeff Davis
    Regional Director of Base Operations for Air Evac Bases in GA & TN
  • Tim Grice, BS, NRP
    Jackson County EMS, EMS Leadership Alumni
  • G. Christopher Kelly
    Chief Legal Officer, EMS Consultants
  • Al Lovingood, Fire Chief
    Murphy Fire Department, Murphy, NC
  • David Newton
    State Office of EMS
  • Nita Ham
    State Office of Rural Health
  • Mark Van Arnam
    Administrator, CAAS Ground Vehicle Standard

GAEMS Day at the Capitol Resolution

On February 13, 2018, House Resolution 1123 was passed recognizing February 13, 2018 as Emergency Medical Services Recognition Day at the state capitol and commending the emergency medical services professionals of Georgia; and for other purposes.

Read the full resolution here.


Effective immediately, GAEMS has a new mailing address.  Please send all checks and mailed items to:

Georgia Association of EMS
386 River Point Drive
McDonough, GA  30252

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