Dr. David J. Hendricks, MD

MissionCIT welcomes Dr. David J. Hendricks, MD

MissionCIT welcomes Dr. David J. Hendricks, MD, as its Medical Advisor. Dr. Hendricks is quite well known in the Southwest and South-Central EMS Regions of Connecticut, having begun his medical career on the ambulance as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), Paramedic, and Paramedic Instructor.

Yale New Haven Emergency Medicine

Upon graduating from medical school and completing his residency in Emergency Medicine at Yale/New Haven.  Additionally, Dr. Hendricks has been recognized and is an award-winning physician Board Certified in Emergency Medicine with over 17 years of experience and practicing addiction medicine for the past three years.

Board Certified

Dr. Hendricks is board certified in emergency medicine by the American Board of Emergency Medicine. He is also board-eligible for certification in addiction medicine by the American Board of Preventive Medicine.

Additional certifications include:

  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) – instructor
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) – instructor
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)


Paramedic, EMT, ER Medicine Expertise

Additionally, Dr. Hendricks has been an expert witness, teacher, preceptor, invited lecturer, accomplished leader, board member, researcher, medical director, and trained in aesthetic medicine.

Dr. Hendricks provides insight, oversight, and expertise for MissionCIT’s Emergency Medical Services Courses and EMS All-In-One Programs.

Welcome to the MissionCIT Team, Dr. Hendricks!


About Us

MissionCIT provides EMS education, Fire-related training, assessment, and professional services for public safety, focusing on the Fire Service.

MissionCIT Website Upgrade Notification

Beginning Saturday 21-Jan-2023 through Friday 27-Jan-2023 MissionCIT will be making upgrades to the Learning Portal.  During that time, the site will continue to work and you will be able to take the courses as normal.  However, course pages and graphics may temporarily look different – but still allow you access and study.  If you have questions, please reach out to [email protected].  Good Studying!