Associate Professor Stephen Gough, ASM

Stephen GoughChair – Paramedicine Board of Australia

Stephen is a career paramedic and senior executive who has worked in the ambulance and health sectors for almost four decades.

He has worked in a number of ambulance services in Australia, holding a variety of senior positions in line operations, education, staff development, communications, strategy and other areas of corporate management. He holds a range of tertiary qualifications and has been clinically credentialed at both advanced life support and intensive care levels.

Stephen is currently the Assistant Commissioner, Capability and Development within the Queensland Ambulance Service and holds adjunct Associate Professor appointments at several Australian Universities.

In his role as a health leader, he has a passion for the development of the paramedic profession and health service delivery models, innovation and change, particularly in the enhancement of the provision of health services to rural Australians.