first responders http://wwno.org en St. Tammany Fire District Picks Medical Director http://wwno.org/post/st-tammany-fire-district-picks-medical-director <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Dr. Fredro Knight has been appointed medical director for St. Tammany Parish Fire Protection District 4, which operates in the Mandeville area.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;"><a href="http://bit.ly/Volbb1" target="_blank">The Times-Picayune reports</a>&nbsp;he will oversee all aspects of the districts emergency medical services.</p> Mon, 07 Jan 2013 00:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press 26387 at http://wwno.org Tulane Expert Says Colleagues Best Help For Sandy Hook First Responders http://wwno.org/post/tulane-expert-says-colleagues-best-help-sandy-hook-first-responders <p>As the nation continues mourning the killings at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut, first responders are getting help in coping with what they saw.&nbsp;A Tulane University expert on post-traumatic stress says their colleagues are the best source of help.</p><p> Mon, 17 Dec 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 25178 at http://wwno.org