Ryan M. Knobovitch is an experienced pediatric medical assistant and military veteran from Canada who became a member of the Disque Foundation advisory board in the fall of 2018. At present, he’s completing his Bachelor of Science (Kinesiology) at McGill University in Montreal. Afterward, he plans to follow-up on his degree with graduate studies in a related field that focuses on clinical research involving children. His career goal is to become a physician, specializing in pediatric emergency medicine. In his free time, Ryan enjoys photography and sports, like swimming and cycling. He’s also an annual participant in The Ride to Conquer Cancer!
As an advisory board member, his primary responsibility is to advise on content development for our PALS course while ensuring strict adherence to national guidelines. Furthermore, he establishes paramedical training programs with local pre-med organizations in Montreal, hoping to advance health care education to aspiring physicians like himself. His experience, insight, and work ethic make him a great asset to the foundation and a valuable member of our team.