Emergency medical services (EMS) system development; Helicopter emergency medical services (HEMS) utilization; Operational EMS system development with focus on wilderness emergency medical services (WEMS); Emergency preparedness
Dr. Millin joined the faculty in 2004 after completing a two year fellowship in Emergency Medical Services and his MPH in Health Management and Policy. Millin is the medical director for the BWI airport fire and rescue department, and the Johns Hopkins critical care transport program, Lifeline. In addition, he serves on the state EMS protocol committee with the Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems (MIEMSS).
Nationally, Dr. Millin is the chair of the standards and clinical practice committee and the wilderness EMS committee with the National Association of EMS Physicians (NAEMSP). He is also a member of the CPR committee of the American Red Cross scientific advisory council. Dr. Millin also serves as a medical officer with the New Jersey-1 Disaster Medical Assistance Team. Dr. Millin got his start in medicine working as a professional ski patroller in Utah where he was trained as an avalanche rescue technician. He has since served as the immediate past medical director for the National Ski Patrol and is a contributing medical editor of the 5th edition of the NSP textbook, Outdoor Emergency Care. Development of wilderness emergency medical services is a passion for Dr. Millin and he is the principle co-director of the national Wilderness EMS Medical Director’s course, which is jointly sponsored by NAEMSP and the Wilderness Medical Society.
In his free time, Dr. Millin enjoys being with his wife and kids and enjoying outdoor activities, especially skiing, hiking, and canoeing.