News of Members

September 25, 2019

News of Members

AsMA's President and Executive Director have been busy representing the Association. Dr. Ortega recently returned from Hungary, where he attended the 2019 International Congress of Aviation and Space Medicine (ICASM 2019). Jeff Sventek has returned from Australia, where he attended the ANZRS 2019 conference.

International Relations
Dr. Hernando “Joe” Ortega, AsMA President, working hard to convince ICAO Medical Director Dr. Ansa Jordaan to sponsor a scientific panel for the AsMA meeting in Atlanta, GA.

Sventek Interviewed for Podcast

Jeff Sventek, M.S., CAsP, FAsMA, Executive Director of the Aerospace Medical Association (AsMA), was interviewed for the Dr. Erin L. Albert podcast. He talked about his background, how he chose to become an aerospace physiologist, and the Association, including a brief history. You can listen to the podcast through Spotify, Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts, and others. To choose a listening platform and hear the interview, please visit