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Want to Serve on a GETAC Committee?

Applications to serve on a committee of the Governor's EMS & Trauma Advisory Council (GETAC) will be accepted through September 24.  The application form can be downloaded from the News/Features column of the DSHS Office of EMS/Trauma Systems Coordination website:


* Applications (via email) are due by Midnight, September 24th. Due to tight timelines, applications received after that time will not be reviewed or considered.

* Committees are made up of 11 members. Committee appointments are open to anyone seeking either re-appointment or initial appointment.

* The Office of EMS/Trauma Systems Coordination will work with the GETAC council chair and committee chairs to coordinate the selection process.

* The announcement of new and/or re-appointed committee members will be made at the November GETAC meeting. New committee members will meet with their respective committee for the first time at the February GETAC meetings.

* Applications are only accepted electronically. Be sure to use the submit button/email address printed on the application to ensure your application is received.

* Be advised that failure to complete all fields on this form may result in your application being excluded from consideration for committee service.


NOTE: If your appointment to a committee expires in 2018, you MUST reapply to be considered for re-appointment to that committee. To check when a term expires, go to:


Committees: Air Medical, Education, EMS, Injury Prevention, Medical Directors, Pediatric, Stroke, Trauma Systems, Disaster Preparedness, Cardiac Care


For information, email Robert Friedrich at or phone 512-484-8113.

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