Len DeRamus

Assistant Professor

Len DeRamus

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Allied Health Sciences
Department of Physician Assistant

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Emergency Medicine


Former paramedic and EMS instructor. PA for 30+ years. Clinical practice for 30+ years and involved in academia as PA faculty member and Clinical Faculty member. AHA Instructor and TCF in BLS, ACLS. Current professional activities in medical simulation and procedures.

  • (706) 713-2308
  • Russell Hall 215 C Health Sciences Campus UGA


  • OTHRM, Physician Assistant University of Nebraska, 2009

  • BS, Physician Assistant Medical College of Georgia, 1986


  • Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator (CHSE)-Application for exam submitted. Society of Simulation in Healthcare (SSIH), 2024

  • OTHER 2018

  • PA-C GA Board of Medical Examiners, 1987

  • PHA GA Board of Medical Examiners, 1987

  • EMT-P/Paramedic Georgia Composite Board of Medical Examiners, 1979

Awards & Honors

  • Alpha Eta Honor Society Medical College of Georgia, 1986

  • Outstanding Student Medical College of Georgia Physician Assistant Program, 1986

  • Faculty Wives Award Medical College of Georgia, 1985

Teaching Interests

Medical Simulation, procedures, emergency medicine


Selected Recent Publications

  • Primary Assessment Video Demonstration, 0

Research Interests

Emergency Med., POCUS, Simulation

University Service

  • Simulation Coordinator Search Committee 2024 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Simulation Center- Policy Drafting 2022 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Intersession Training/Simulation; Simulation Educator/Collaborator 2022 - Present

    Role: Other
  • AU-UGA Medical Partnership Medical Simulation Steering & Oversight Task Force 2022 - Present

    Role: Other
  • AU-UGA MP IT Committee 2022 - Present

    Role: Other

Professional Service

  • American Heart Association-Training Center Faculty- Executive CPR Training Center 2021 - Present

    Role: Other
  • St. Mary's Hospital Anesthesia Group/ AHA ACLS-BLS-PALS recertification - 2023

    Role: Other
  • Athens Technical College Paramedic Training Program - 2022

    Role: Other
  • Athens Orthopedic Clinic/American Heart Assoc - 2022

    Role: Other
  • American Heart Association -SE Region 2017 - 2021

    Role: Other