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Linda Riseman, RNLinda Riseman, RN, TNSCC, CEN
Trauma Education Coordinator

Linda Riseman joined the SITC in April, 2007. Linda began her EMS profession in 1975, when she was in the first EMT-Paramedic training class in Springfield, IL.
Working as a Paramedic, Linda was involved with starting several volunteer EMS squads in Sangamon County. Linda was a staff nurse in the Med-Surg ICU at MMC from 1985 until joining SITC. In addition to her nursing degree, Linda is a Trauma Nurse Specialist, CCRN Alumnus and CEN. She holds instructor certifications in Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, IDPH EMS Lead Instructor, Emergency Nurse Pediatric Course, Trauma Nurse Core Course and PHTLS. Linda is certified in Advanced Burn Life Support. 

As the Trauma Nurse Specialist Course Coordinator and Advanced Trauma Life Support Course Coordinator, she is focused on the Education/Outreach arm of SITC.  Linda enjoys visiting the regional hospital, fire and EMS agencies to present educational sessions.