William (Bill) Raynovich, Ed.D., associate professor and director of Creighton University’s Emergency Medical Services Education program, is the recipient of the National Association of EMS Educators (NAEMSE) Lifetime Achievement Award. Raynovich has devoted more than 45 years to the EMS profession as a clinician, educator, author, researcher and national and international speaker.
A faculty member at Creighton for eight years, Raynovich received a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry and a master’s degree in public health from the University of Pittsburgh and a doctorate in education from the University of New Mexico. He is currently the senior editor of publications for “Domain 3,” the official journal of NAEMSE.
During its 17-year history, the 3000-member association has presented the Lifetime Achievement Award to only five other individuals.