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Aidan Baron

School: Centre for Health and Social Care Research

Job Title: Honorary Researcher

Email: Aidan.Baron@sgul.kingston.ac.uk

Location: St Georges Campus

Biography

Aidan is a paramedic researcher and educator from Sydney, Australia.

He is currently an Honorary Researcher in the emergency, cardiovascular, and critical care research group at the centre for health and social care research, Kingston and St George's University London, and a sessional academic in the discipline of paramedicine at Charles Sturt University, Australia.

Aidan specialises in paramedic-performed ultrasound and evidence-based practice education.
He has worked as a paramedic in 3 countries and taught Point of Care Ultrasound internationally; including to air ambulance and critical care services, military special operations units; and intensive care, anaesthesia, and emergency medicine royal colleges and societies.

Academic and professional qualifications

  • BSc Hons (First Class), Thesis: Comparing Short and Long axis Ultrasound Guided Peripheral Intravenous Cannulation by Paramedics, Central Queensland University, Sydney
  • PgCert, Clinical Ultrasound - Emergency Medicine Point of Care Ultrasound, Central Queensland University, Sydney
  • BSc, Paramedic Practice, University of Tasmania, Sydney

Professional experience

  • 2018 - present
    Specialist Paramedic,
  • 2018 - present
    Sessional Academic, Discipline of Paramedicine, Charles Sturt University, Australia
  • 2018 - present
    Honorary Researcher, Emergency Cardiovascular and Critical Care Research Group KUSGL
  • 2017 - present
    Paramedic,

Research interests

Point of Care Ultrasound
Evidence Based Practice
Social Media Medical Education
Patient Advocacy and Applied Ethics
LGBTQIA+ Healthcare Access and Communication
Disaster Healthcare and System Preparedness

Consultancy

Consultant in Social Media and Paramedicine - Australian Institute of Ultrasound
Course Director - The PoCUS Course UK
Healthcare Social Media Consultant