Instructor Bios

Adam Kaplan

Adam Kaplan

Location:

Bend, OR

Certifications:

Physician Assistant, BLS, ATLS, PALS, ACLS, Remote Area Advanced Practitioner.

Description:

Adam works as an urgent care Physician Assistant in Bend, OR where he lives with his wife. He holds an AS in Paramedic Emergency Medicine, BS in Wildlife and Fisheries Biology and MS in Physician Assistant Studies. Adam has completed remote medical assignments on Indian reservations in Maine and South Dakota and on the frozen tundra in Alaska. He has also worked in critical access Emergency Departments in Montana and Washington. Prior to his certification as a PA, Adam worked as a ski patroller and wilderness ranger in the Eastern Sierra and led whitewater kayaking and wilderness trips for teenagers. In his spare time Adam is an avid backcountry skier, mountain biker, and fly fisherman.