Mr Jon Green
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Mr Jon Green

Lecturer in Paramedic Science

School of Health Professions (Faculty of Health)

Biography

Biography

Jon joined the Paramedic team in April 2019. He is a practicing paramedic with a specialism in clinical research. He is the programme link for the undergraduate research modules, leads the ‘Introduction to Paramedic Science’ module and contributes to other undergraduate and master's level modules. Jon is the nominated research lead for paramedicine, supporting high quality student research. He is also ambitious to support the development of the University of Plymouth as a leading centre for prehospital research.

Qualifications

Since studying psychology and briefly working in mental health, Jon has accumulated 19 years of front-line ambulance experience across the Southwest of England.

2020 Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

2019 Advanced Leadership Programme; National Institute for Health Research

2018 Award in Education and Training (AET)

2017 Designing & Moderating Focus Groups – National Centre for Social Research (London)

2017 MRes Clinical Research; University of Southampton

2009 Mentorship Module; University of Plymouth

1998 BSc Psychology; University of Wales, Bangor

2004 Paramedic: IHCD

2000 Ambulance Technician; IHCD

Professional membership

Registered paramedic - Health and Care Professions Council (Reg no. PA13364)

Member - College of Paramedics


Roles on external bodies

BMJ Emergency Medicine Journal - Peer reviewer

Standby CPD – Class Publishing - Peer reviewer

British Paramedic Journal - Peer reviewer

BMC Emergency Medicine - Peer reviewer


Teaching

Teaching

Teaching interests

Anything related to paramedicine, but particularly research methods and conduct, evidence based practice, airway management, cardiac arrest, supraventricular tachycardia, acute coronary syndrome and frailty.

Research

Research

Research interests

Telephone triage accuracy.

The assessment and management of patients with frailty.

Prehospital treatment of supraventricular tachycardia.

Other research

AIRWAYS-2: Intubation vs i-gel in non-traumatic adult cardiac arrest.

PRESTO: Pre-hospital evaluation of sensitive troponin.

Grants & contracts

SWASFT Research Capability Funding small grant competition – PreFRAIL - £6995

SWASFT Research Capability Funding small grant competition – EVADE - £9977

NIHR/HEE Transitional Award - £7,215

Publications

Publications

Key publications

Key publications are highlighted

Journals
Articles
Green J, Robinson M, Pilbery R, Whitley G, Hall H, Clout M, Reeves B, Kirby K & Benger J (2020) 'Research paramedics’ observations regarding the challenges and strategies employed in the implementation of a large-scale out-of-hospital randomised trial' British Paramedic Journal 5, (1) 26-31 , DOI Open access
Appelboam A, Green J, Ewings P & Black S (2020) 'Evaluation of pre-hospital use of a valsalva assist device in the emergency treatment of supraventricular tachycardia [EVADE]: a randomised controlled feasibility trial' Pilot and Feasibility Studies 6, (1) , DOI Open access
Green JD, Ewings S, Wortham R & Walsh B (2019) 'Accuracy of nature of call screening tool in identifying patients requiring treatment for out of hospital cardiac arrest' Emergency Medicine Journal 36, (4) 203-207 , DOI Open access
Green J, Kirby K & Hope S (2018) 'Ambulance clinicians’ perceptions, assessment and management of frailty: thematic analysis of focus groups' British Paramedic Journal 3, (3) 23-33 , DOI Open access
Posters
Pilbery R, Green J, Hall H & Whitley G Pilbery R, Green J, Hall H & Whitley G 'ADDRESSING THE CHALLENGES OF PARAMEDIC RECRUITMENT AND ENGAGEMENT IN AIRWAYS-2' , DOI Open access
Green J, Ewings S, Wortham R & Walsh B Green J, Ewings S, Wortham R & Walsh B 'PP12 New ‘nature of call’ telephone screening tool, employed prior to nhs pathways triage, can accurately identify those later treated for out of hospital cardiac arrest: analysis of sensitivity and specificity using routine ambulance service data' , DOI Open access
Green J, Ewings S, Wortham R & Walsh B Green J, Ewings S, Wortham R & Walsh B 'PP13 The NHS pathways (NHSP) medical call triage system and new ‘nature of call’ telephone screening tool, employed prior to NHSP, can accurately identify high acuity patients: analysis of sensitivity and specificity using routine ambulance service data' , DOI Open access
Green J, Ewings P & Appelboam A Green J, Ewings P & Appelboam A 'PP23 Evaluation of pre-hospital use of a valsalva assist device (VAD) in the Emergency treatment of supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) [EVADE]. A randomised controlled feasibility trial' , DOI Open access
Personal

Personal

Other academic activities

Journal Article Acknowledgement

Benger J., Kirby K., Black S., Brett S., Clout M., Lazaroo M., Nolan J., Reeves B., Robinson M., Scott L., Smartt H., South A., Stokes E., Taylor J., Thomas M., Voss S., Wordsworth S. and Rogers C. (2018) Effect of a strategy of a supraglottic airway device vs tracheal intubation during out-of-hospital cardiac arrest on functional outcome. Journal of the American Medical Association 320(8):779-791 https://doi:10.1001/jama.2018.11597

Other Conference Presentations (Poster)

NHS Research & Development Forum (2019) - Brighton. Green J., Kirby K., Hall H., Pilbery R., Whitley G. & Benger J. Effective strategies for paramedic participation, protocol adherence and patient screening in a large randomised trial [AIRWAYS-2] https://annualrdforum.org.uk/rdf19-poster-details/?id=1904

College of Paramedics National Conference (2019) Newcastle + British Society of Gerontology Conference (2018) Manchester. Green J., Kirby K. & Hope S. Ambulance clinicians’ perceptions, assessment and management of frailty: thematic analysis of focus groups

British Society of Gerontology Conference (2018) Manchester. Hope S. & Green J. Assessment, referral and management of frail elderly patients by ambulance clinicians: exploratory investigation

NHS Research & Development Forum Conference (2018) Newport. Robinson M., Lynde J., Green J. & Black S. Developing future collaborative opportunities for research utilising Research Capability Funds (RCF) https://www.annualrdforum.org.uk/2018-posters/

Conference Presentations (Oral)

College of Paramedics National Conference – BPJ Golden Nugget Shortlist: PreFRAIL (2019) Newcastle

South West Emergency Academic Team Conference (Pecha Kucha): EVADE SVT (2019) Bath

ParaSoc Inaugural Event: ‘The Role of the Research Paramedic’ (2018) Plymouth

SWASFT Research Symposium: PreFRAIL (2018) Exeter

SWASFT Research Symposium: EVADE SVT (2018) Exeter

Life Connections Resuscitation Conference: AIRWAYS-2 (2018) Bristol

Southwest Integrated Clinical Academic Event: NIHR/HEE Transitional Award (2018) Bristol

Pre-hospital and Emergency Care Conference: AIRWAYS-2 (2017) Bournemouth

South Coast Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust – ‘Research and You’ Conference: AIRWAYS-2 (2016) Newbury


Additional information

CRN Research Network Forum award - Creating new research participation opportunities (2017)

HSJ (team) Award - Short listed - Clinical Research Impact: Developing and embedding a research culture in the South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (2016)