Regional Medical Director

The Regional Medical Director (RMD) for SWORBHP provides medical leadership and oversight and delegation to the Paramedics in Southwestern Ontario congruent with the goals and mission of SWORBHP and LHSC. The RMD works closely with program leaders, staff and physicians, paramedics and paramedic leaders to facilitate the delivery of excellent prehospital care while advancing safe practice and preparedness in our communities through collaborative partnerships and innovation.  The RMD also provides leadership and medical direction for the integrated program work within the Southwest Centre for Prehospital Medicine which includes delegation to paramedic students and fire fighters.  The RMD represents London Health Sciences Centre and Southwestern Ontario on a provincial level.

Bio: Dr. Davis joined SWORBHP in 2010 as the program's first EMS Medical Fellow. He held the position of Medical Director of Education and Medical Director of Lambton College and Fanshawe College Paramedic Programs from January 2013 – April 2017. Dr. Davis has also been the Local Medical Director for the Central Services (Elgin, Oneida, Oxford, Middlesex-London). As of April 2017, Dr. Davis transitioned into the role of Regional Medical Director. Dr. Davis graduated from Queen’s University with a Bachelor of Nursing Science and a Master of Science in 2002. He graduated from medical school at McMaster University in 2007, and completed his FRCPC Emergency Medicine residency training at Western University in 2012. He is currently an Emergency Physician at London Health Sciences Centre and an Associate Professor in the Division of Emergency Medicine at Western University. Dr. Davis was one of the first physicians in Canada to be granted a Prehospital and Transport Medicine Area of Focused Competence diploma issued by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Phone: 519-667-6718