EMS Faculty & Staff

Juan A. March, MD, FAEMS
Professor
Director, Faculty Promotion & Development

Roberto C. Portela, MD, FAEMS
Associate Professor
Chief, Division of EMS
Assistant EMS Medical Director,
Pitt County Co.
EMS Fellowship, Program Director

Bryan Kitch, MD, FAEMS
Associate Professor
EMS Medical Director,

Pitt, Greene, Hyde & Martin Co.
Assistant EMS Medical Director,
Beaufort Co.
Disaster Team Medical Director,

NC Eastern Region

Andrew Bouland, MD, FAEMS
Clinical Assistant Professor
Wilson County Medical Director

Assoc. EMS Medical Director, Pitt Co.
EMS Fellowship, Associate Program Director

Joanna Adams, MD, FAEMS
Clinical Associate Professor
Medical Director, ECU Health EastCare

Ashley Lutrick, DO
Clinical Assistant Professor
Associate Medical Director,
ECU Health EastCare

Daniel Becak, DO
Clinical Assistant Professor
Assistant Medical Director of Education,
ECU Health EastCare

Chad Andicochea, DO
Clinical Assistant Professor
EMS Medical Director, Beaufort County

Matthew J. Chovaz, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Assistant EMS Medical Director,
Dare and Hyde County

Stephen Taylor, MHS, FAEMS
EMS Specialist
Phone: 252-744-2155
Fax: 252-744-2655
taylorst15@ecu.edu

Lisa Pennypacker
EMS Fellowship Program Coordinator
Phone: 252-744-2154
Fax: 252-744-2655
pennypackerl@ecu.edu

Timothy Cookson, MD
2023 EMS Fellow