Who We Are

ViaStar is comprised of many talented individuals who would be happy to take the time to discuss any needs that your institution may have. Please feel free to contact us.

Our Team

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Ward Stevens

Chief Executive Officer Administration

Over 22 years of progressive management experience in for-profit and non-profit healthcare facilities.  Experience in managing multiple...

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Over 22 years of progressive management experience in for-profit and non-profit healthcare facilities.  Experience in managing multiple projects; improving operational efficiency; implementing corporate initiatives; maintaining strong physician relationships; developing staff; and meeting regulatory requirements.


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Fred Rawlins, D.O.

Chief Operating Officer Administration

Fred Rawlins, DO serves as the Vice Provost of Simulation and Educational Technology and as an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at...

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Fred Rawlins, DO serves as the Vice Provost of Simulation and Educational Technology and as an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at the Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine for the Virginia, Carolinas, and Auburn Campuses. 


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William Maddy

Business Officer Virginia

Tom can handle any business related questions associated with ViaSTAR.

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Tom can handle any business related questions associated with ViaSTAR.


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Janella Looney

Business Officer Virginia

Janella can handle any business related questions associated with ViaSTAR.

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Janella can handle any business related questions associated with ViaSTAR.


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Watson Edwards, BSN, CHSE

Learning Officer Virginia

Watson is a curricular design specialist and assists clients in the creation of simulation training and assessment. He also is the Advanced...

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Watson is a curricular design specialist and assists clients in the creation of simulation training and assessment. He also is the Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) Program Manager for the Virginia and Carolina campus. 


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Carrie Champine, D.O.

Obstetrics & Gynecology Medical Director ViaSTAR Simulation Center - Virginia

Dr. Champine is an approved Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) Instructor and peer-reviews all simulation components related to...

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Dr. Champine is an approved Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) Instructor and peer-reviews all simulation components related to obstetrics and gynecology.


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Ryan Martin

Healthcare Simulation Operations Specialist Virginia

Ryan coordinates simulation training sessions and will be your point of contact for scheduling use of the ViaSTAR Center.

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Ryan coordinates simulation training sessions and will be your point of contact for scheduling use of the ViaSTAR Center.


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Chris Martin, MHS, CHSE

Learning Officer Carolinas

Chris is a curricular design specialist and assists clients in the creation of simulation training and assessment.  He also is the EMS and...

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Chris is a curricular design specialist and assists clients in the creation of simulation training and assessment.  He also is the EMS and Aeromedical Transport Program Manager for the Carolina and Virginia Campus.


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Jeremy White, D.O., PhD

Emergency Medicine Medical Director Auburn

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Ron Januchowski, D.O.

Family Medicine Medical Director ViaSTAR Simulation Center - Carolinas

Dr. Januchowski is an approved Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) Advisory Faculty and Instructor.  He also peer-reviews all...

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Dr. Januchowski is an approved Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) Advisory Faculty and Instructor.  He also peer-reviews all simulation components related to Family and Internal Medicine.


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Darlene Myles, D.O.

Emergency Medicine & Disaster Medicine Medical Director ViaSTAR Simulation Center - Carolinas

Dr. Myles is the National Disaster Life Support Foundation Program Manager for ViaSTAR and peer-reviews all simulation components related to...

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Dr. Myles is the National Disaster Life Support Foundation Program Manager for ViaSTAR and peer-reviews all simulation components related to Emergency Medicine.


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Andrew Thompson

Healthcare Simulation Specialist Carolinas

Andrew coordinates simulation training sessions and will be your point of contact for scheduling use of the ViaSTAR Center.

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Andrew coordinates simulation training sessions and will be your point of contact for scheduling use of the ViaSTAR Center.


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What Makes Us Different

ViaSTAR Center spans the Southeastern United States from Virginia to Alabama and allows us the ability to serve you and your medical education needs.  Our team consists of dedicated Physicians, Nurses, Paramedics, Instructional Designers, and Healthcare Simulation Specialists who are enthusiastic about education and desire to help you create a safer healthcare system through education and assessment.  Ultimately, we desire to create engaging learning experiences for our customers using some of the latest medical simulation technologies.