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2012-2013

 

Cowley, the site of The Difficult Airway course
Difficult AirwayBeing one of only two paramedic programs in the nation to offer The Difficult Airway course as part of its core curriculum, Cowley College is conducting the intensive two-day, national level course designed for paramedics, critical care transport nurses, physicians and other advanced providers, Thursday and Friday in Arkansas City. read more
Eighteen graduate from Cowley College Paramedic Program
Paramedic Graduation Graduation for 18 students in Cowley College’s Paramedic Program was held Monday, April 22 in the Earle N. Wright Community Room at the school’s main campus in Arkansas City. The program that finished on February 22 completed the AAS degree requirements for the graduates. read more
Sixteen graduate from Cowley College paramedic program
paramedic programGraduation for 16 students in Cowley College’s paramedic program was held Tuesday in the Earle N. Wright Community Room at the main campus in Arkansas City.
The program that finished on December 12 completed the AAS degree requirements for these graduates.  read more View photo gallery.
Record number of students take part in Medical Careers Day
Medical Careers DayStudents interested in a medical career had an opportunity to take part in Medical Careers Day held Wednesday at Cowley College’s main campus in Arkansas City. A record turnout of 111 students took part in the event, which is now in its fifth year of existence.
Chris Cannon, Department Chair and Director of EMS Education, discussed the programs and degrees offered at Cowley College.  read more
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Students receive Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support certification
Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support certificationA total of 36 paramedic students took part in the Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) certification program held Thursday at Cowley College’s main campus in Arkansas City and Friday at the school’s Allied Health Center in Winfield. read more
Cowley hosting nationally recognized CCEMTP course
CCEMTP courseCowley College, in association with the University of Maryland, Baltimore County and Wichita’s Wesley Medical Center, is hosting the nationally recognized Critical Care Emergency Medical Transport Program June 4-15 in the Earle N. Wright Community Room. read more
Cowley College paramedic program teaching advanced international course
paramedic programInstructing an intensive two-day, nationally recognized airway management course at Cowley College’s main campus in Arkansas City, 50 paramedic students took part in The Difficult Airway course Aug. 2-3 inside the Brown Center.
Jeff Birrer, The Difficult Airway course director and paramedic in Portland, Oregon, has been leading the course for the past four years. He has been thoroughly impressed by the program at Cowley.
The advanced international course, which was designed to help individuals learn the important airway algorithms and mnemonics, is also being conducted in England and Australia. Individuals in the course used all of the proven airway devices in small group sessions, while practicing decision making and airway techniques in Code Airway Stations. read more
Fifteen graduate from Cowley College MICT program
MICT graduatesOver 120 people gathered on Thursday, Jan. 19 to celebrate the graduation of 15 students from Cowley College’s Mobile Intensive Care Technician (paramedic) program in the Earle N. Wright Community Room at the school’s main campus in Arkansas City. The program that finished on December 15 completed the AAS degree requirements for these graduates.  read more
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