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Sam is a registered paramedic with HCPC and AHPRA, having worked and trained in and around Leeds (Yorkshire Ambulance Service) in the UK, and Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. She has been at CSU for just over 4 years recently moving from Bathurst to Port Macquarie.

Sam moved from a on road position to full-time Clinical Eduicator in the United Arab Emirates. This transitioned into an academic role with CSU. 

Sam has a strong start to a research career, and continues to build this with strong interests in Paramedic physical health, fitness and well being.




Sam is currently Subject Convenor of third year clinical placements and coordintaor of the first year medical clinical subject as well as consulting on other subjects.

Education/Academic qualification

Paramedicine, MSc, Cumbria University

External positions

Peer Reviewer, Australian Journal of Paramedicine

2018 → …

Peer Reviewer, Irish Journal of Paramedicine

2018 → …

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Research Output 2015 2019

Open Access
Allied Health Personnel
Physical Fitness
Health Status

Paramedic strength and flexibility: Findings of a 6-month workplace exercise randomised controlled trial

Hunter, J., MacQuarrie, A., Sheridan, S., High, R. & Waite, C., 07 Aug 2019, p. 1-1. 1 p.

Research output: Other contribution to conferenceAbstract

Open Access
Allied Health Personnel
Randomized Controlled Trials

Physical capacity of New South Wales ambulance paramedics

Hunter, J., MacQuarrie, S. & Sheridan, S., 12 Oct 2019, In : Occupational Medicine. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Allied Health Personnel
New South Wales
Age Groups
Occupational Injuries

Physical conditioning for Australian paramedics: A six-month workplace exercise RCT

Hunter, J., MacQuarrie, A., Sheridan, S., High, R. & Waite, C., 19 Sep 2019, (Accepted/In press).

Research output: Other contribution to conferenceAbstract

Allied Health Personnel
Analysis of Variance

Respiratory assessment

Staines, D., Sheridan, S. & Pickering, G. (ed.), Aug 2019, Fundamentals of paramedic practice: A systems approach. Willis, S. & Dalrymple, R. (eds.). 2nd ed. United States: Wiley-Blackwell, p. 264-279 16 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter in textbook/reference book


Best Colloquium Abstract

Kirsty Smith (Recipient), Janelle Wheat (Recipient), Janelle Thomas (Recipient), Jayden Hunter (Recipient), Alexander MacQuarrie (Recipient), Samantha Sheridan (Recipient) & Richard High (Recipient), 16 Aug 2017


School of Biomedical Sciences Team Contribution to Teaching – Paramedicine Masters Teaching Team.

Clare Sutton (Recipient), Sonja Maria (Recipient), Brian Sengstock (Recipient), Marty Nichols (Recipient), Emmanuel Jesulola (Recipient), Lyle Brewster (Recipient), Tania Johnston (Recipient), Amanda Hlushak (Recipient), Adam Diamond (Recipient), Sam Sheridan (Recipient), Bernie McCabe (Recipient) & Maryanne Mozer (Recipient), 2018

Prize: Award

team teaching

Activities 2018 2018

  • 1 Public lecture/debate/seminar/presentation

Paramedic Health

Sam Sheridan (Speaker)
31 Jan 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventPublic lecture/debate/seminar/presentationIndustry

Press / Media

World-first research into wellbeing of new paramedics

Abigail Sutton, Sandy MacQuarrie, Patricia Logan, Samantha Sheridan & Gail Fuller


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media