Chris LaMonda is a lecturer for the Initiative for Rural Emergency Medical Services (EMS) program within the Department of Rehabilitation and Movement Science. His focus is on pre-hospital emergency care (emergency medical technician and advanced emergency medical technician). Chris is a licensed paramedic with over 20 years of EMS experience as a clinical provider, service director, and educator. Chris received his Master's in Public Health in 2017 at the University of Vermont. In addition, Chris has held a Vermont State teaching license since 1997 and taught health and physical education for 13 years in public schools.

Associations and Affiliations

  • National Register of Emergency Medical Technicians
UVM Chris LaMonda

Areas of Expertise and/or Research

Pre-hospital emergency care, including emergency medical technician, advanced emergency medical technician, and paramedic; EMS leadership


  • M.P.H., University of Vermont
  • Paramedic Certificate, University of Vermont
  • B.S., Plymouth State College of the University of New Hampshire
  • A.S., Becker College


Office Location:

310J Rowell Hall

Courses Taught

  • HLTH 2990 - EMT
  • HLTH 3570 - Advanced EMT