AsMA News

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April 14, 2021

In Memoriam - Sir John Baird

AsMA staff were saddened to hear of the passing of Air Marshal Sir John Baird, a Fellow of the Aerospace Medical Association (AsMA).

March 29, 2021

April President's Page

Aerospace Medicine Research: The Division of Environmental Physiology and the Swedish Aerospace Physiology Centre
Charles DeJohn, D.O., M.P.H.

March 25, 2021

UHMS Proposes UHM Research Initiative

The new branch committee chair for multicenter clinical trials in undersea & hyperbaric medicine, John Feldmeier, D.O., FACRO, FUHM, has announced the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society will pursue a proposal that falls directly in line with its mission: to investigate post-acute sequelae of SARS-CoV-2 infection – PASC, aka long-haulers syndrome.

March 22, 2021

CDR White Retiring from Navy

CDR Deborah J. White, Ph.D., M.B.A., M.A., CAsP, Fellow of AsMA, is retiring from the U.S. Navy in April.

March 19, 2021

In Memoriam - Frank Dully

AsMA Staff were saddened to hear of the passing of Frank E. Dully, Jr., M.D., M.P.H., a Fellow of AsMA.

March 17, 2021

Virgil Baloescu Has Died

The European aviation medicine community has been saddened by the loss of esteemed neuro-psychiatrist Col. Dr. Virgil Baloescu, who died in early March.

March 15, 2021

In Memoriam - Nyla Medlock

AsMA Staff were saddened to hear of the unexpected death of Nyla Medlock, the founder and CEO for Medlock Consulting, a Corporate Member of the Aerospace Medical Association (AsMA).

March 04, 2021

AsMA Members Lead Scout Aviation Maintenance Program

Peter Mapes, M.D., M.P.H., FAsMA, USAF (Ret.), and his wife, Nona Mapes, B.A., M.S., Col., USAF (Ret.), helped found and run a program in Oscoda, MI, for Boy Scouts to learn aviation maintenance.