With the increasing presence of paramedics as healthcare providers, many times as the sole medical provider in remote and high-risk areas, the need for non-traditional, specialized education is becoming increasingly apparent. One specialty area of medical practice not commonly addressed in traditional paramedic education is that of tropical diseases and tropical medicine.
Hilliard, Dayna; Johnston, William; and Batt, Alan M., "An Introduction to Tropical Medicine for Paramedics" (2018). Faculty & Staff Publications - Public Safety. 16.