Laura Hirello is a primary care paramedic from Halifax, Nova Scotia. She is a counselor for the College of Paramedics of Nova Scotia and a senior fellow and the director of equity and inclusion with McNally project for paramedicine research. She has a BSc in chemistry and neuroscience, and a Master of Health Administration, completing her thesis in the area of health economics. Recently, Laura moved to Melbourne Australia where she is working on a PhD looking at paramedic decision making and work performance. She can be reached at email@example.com, on twitter @LHirello, or found on LinkedIn.