After receiving his A.A.S. in Respiratory Therapy, Dr. Steer went on to receive a B.S. in Pulmonary Physiology and an M.S. in Cardiac Physiology at the University of Maryland. He earned his doctorate in Cardiopulmonary Physiology from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland.
During his doctoral work he helped develop a working isolated adult porcine heart model for the U.S. Air Force and in addition to teaching critical respiratory care, he is interested in cardiopulmonary research. The research protocols he has worked on have been related to acute lung injury due to transfusion of blood and blood products, blast over-pressure, hemorrhage and resuscitation, burn and smoke inhalation and hyperbaric oxygen exposure.
He is a Registered Respiratory Therapist with over 20 years of clinical experience including hyperbaric medicine, is an Annapolis sailor, a scuba diver and enjoys water sports.
Specialty: Registered Respiratory Therapist with over 20 years of clinical experience including hyperbaric medicine
He is an Annapolis sailor, a scuba diver and enjoys water sports.