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Andrew W Godfrey

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medicine
2301 Erwin Rd, Ste 2600, Durham, NC 27710
2301 Erwin Rd, Ste 2600, Durham, NC 27710


Andrew Godfrey, MD, NRP, FAEMS is the Associate Medical Director and Deputy Director Medical Affairs at Wake County EMS.  Previously, he served as the Assistant Medical Director for Durham County EMS.  As an EMS medical director, he oversees delivery of prehospital medicine in a wide variety of situations.  At Wake County EMS, he is responsible for the community paramedicine program as well as the quality assurance program.  Additionally, he provides medical supervision for the tactical EMS and urban search and rescue sections of Wake County EMS.  He responds in the field to provide direct medical oversight and care when required.

Dr. Godfrey began his medical career as an EMT with Duke University EMS in 2004.  He upgraded his credential and worked as a paramedic with Durham County EMS from 2007 to 2010 and Orange County Emergency Services from 2010 to 2011.  He received his FAEMS in 2020.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine · 2022 - Present Emergency Medicine, Clinical Science Departments

Education, Training & Certifications

University of Louisville, School of Medicine · 2015 M.D.
Duke University · 2007 B.S.