Valley Tactical Emergency Medical Service
Brody Eller is a fourteen year veteran of the fire service through both volunteer and career departments. He currently works as a Fire Engineer at Osage Beach Fire District, Paramedic with Cole County EMS, and the Missouri Army National Guard. Brody has flown over eighty combat missions from a tour out of Helmand Province, Afghanistan and has been active in civilian ground and air EMS transport services in Mid-Missouri. Brody is currently an Affiliate Faculty with the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians. Brody holds numerous tactical and medical certifications as well as being one of the founders of Valley TEMS, where he dedicates his time to the instruction and certification of Tactical Combat Casualty Care, Tactical Emergency Casualty Care, and Law Enforcement First Responder. Brody is also a member of the Camden County Sheriff's Office Tactical Medical Team. Brody is currently on special assignment in Arlington, VA, at the Missouri National Guard Bureau as the Medical Readiness NCO, responsible for the medical readiness of 54 states and territories.
This workshop will focus on the officer’s and command’s roles during a mass casualty or active shooter event. We will focus on rescue task force teams, command and resources, and casualty collection points. This active shooter response workshop introduces evidence-based, life-saving techniques and strategies for providing the best trauma care during an active shooter or terrorist event. We will focus on traumatic injuries associated with gunshot wounds, explosive injuries, and other penetrating traumas not as well covered by Prehospital Trauma Life Support. Fully compliant with the Department of Defense’s Committee on Tactical Combat Casualty Care guidelines. It is also endorsed by the American College of Surgeons.