David studied Medicine at The Middlesex Hospital Medical School, and qualified in 1988. He has been a member of BASICS since 2001, first becoming Treasurer and then Chair of BASICS London. He works as an Emergency Medicine Consultant at Watford General Hospital, where he is also the Chief Clinical Information Officer for the Trust. Davids’ interest in pre-hospital care started when he worked as a flight doctor for Londons’ Air Ambulance in 2000. His particular interest is in pre-hospital trauma care. He is the co-founder and current Chair of BASICS-Hertfordshire.
Asher qualified from Bart’s & The London School of Medicine and Dentistry in 2007. He holds MRCS and FRCA qualifications. He has a strong interest in medical education and is currently director of training for Hatzola ambulance services – as well as being CMO and Clinical Trainer for UK Specialist Ambulance Service. Asher is also an instructor for ALS, European Paediatric Life Support and Advanced Cardiac Life Support. He is currently an Anaesthetics and Intensive care registrar within the greater London area who joined us in 2017. He is the current Secretary for BASICS Hertfordshire.
Jasmit trained at Barts and The London in Whitechapel, qualifying in 2008. He is an Emergency Medicine registrar, currently flying full time on Kent Surrey and Sussex’s Air Ambulance, and an event doctor at Wembley Stadium. He previously worked as a fellow on the Wales Air Ambulance and a crowd doctor for Stevenage FC. Jas is an Advanced Trauma Life Support instructor, with specialist interests in PHEM, teaching and in major incident management. Along with David Gaunt, he founded BASICS Herts in 2014 and is currently the Vice-Chair and Treasurer for the Charity.
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Paramedics: Paramedic recruitment will be announced shortly once we have secured funding for a dedicated RRV.
Other HCP’s: At this time we aren’t able to recruit other healthcare professionals, but you can still get involved! Email us if you’re interested in joining the fundraising team.