Instructor Bios

Jeffrey Isaac

Jeffrey Isaac

Location:

Colorado

Certifications:

PA-C

Description:

Jeff is a physician assistant with a particular interest in backcountry and marine medicine. His 30 years of professional experience includes service as an ambulance and fire/rescue crewman, professional ski patroller, and medical staff in hospital emergency departments and ski area trauma clinics. He has also been a senior instructor and course director with the Hurricane Outward Bound School and has worked as mate and licensed captain aboard sail training vessels from New England to Trinidad.

Jeff currently practices in the Ski Area Clinic in Crested Butte, Colorado, where he also serves as Team Leader and Medical Officer of Crested Butte Search and Rescue. Jeff is the author of The Outward Bound Wilderness First Aid Handbook and co-author of Wilderness and Rescue Medicine. He is the Curriculum Director for WMA™ and member of the Faculty Committee. See his website at