Ryan Brown has been a Primary Care Paramedic in Sydney, Nova Scotia for the past 16 years. He is an educator and researcher with a passion for interprofessional education and collaborative person-centered care. Ryan is a certified simulationist, holds a Master of Public Health, an Executive Master of Business Administration and is a Fellow of the Royal Society for Public Health. He is currently a Professional Practice Leader with Nova Scotia Health, an Assistant Adjunct Professor in the Division of Emergency Medical Services, Department of Emergency Medicine, Faculty of Medicine at Dalhousie University and a Senior Appraiser for the Dalhousie Division of EMS Prehospital Evidence-based Practice Program. Ryan’s research interests include evidence-based practice, Community Paramedicine and IPE utilizing simulation.