AsMA News

On this page, you can find news about AsMA, its Members, the Annual Meeting, and AsMA's Constituent and Affiliate Groups.

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June 17, 2019

In Memoriam - John Robert Dille

AsMA staff were saddened to hear of the death of J. Robert “Bob” Dille, M.D., Past President and Fellow of the Aerospace Medical Association (AsMA).

May 30, 2019

Hosegood to Head IAMA

Ian Hosegood, M.B.B.S., FRACGP, FRACMA, FACAsM, D.Av.Med., PGDipOEM, is the incoming President of the International Airline Medical Associaton (IAMA).

May 30, 2019

Florom-Smith Continues as ANAHPS President

Aubrey Florom-Smith, Ph.D., RN, is continuing as President of the Aerospace Nursing and Allied Health Professionals Society (ANAHPS) for another year.

May 30, 2019

Jacques Continues as AAvMA President

LTC(P) Mark Jacques continues as the President of the Army Aviation Medical Association (AAvMA).

May 30, 2019

Shurlow to Lead ASAMS

Col. Charles A. Shurlow is the new President of the American Society of Aerospace Medicine Specialists (ASAMS).

May 30, 2019

Cinelli Is New AsHFA President

Ilaria Cinelli, Ph.D., is the 2019 President of the Aerospace Human Factors Association.

May 30, 2019

AsPS Incoming President is Lippert

Lt. Com. Amanda “AWOS” Lippert is the 2019–2020 President of the Aerospace Physiology Society (AsPS).

May 30, 2019

Castleberry to Lead Society of NASA Flight Surgeons

Tarah Castleberry, D.O., M.P.H., is the incoming President of the Society of NASA Flight Surgeons.

May 30, 2019

Hughes Is Incoming SoUSAFFS President

Col. Duncan G. Hughes is the incoming President of the Society of USAF Flight Surgeons (SoUSAFFS).

May 30, 2019

Hayes to Head Space Medicine Association

Judith Hayes, M.P.H., is the incoming President of the Space Medicine Association.

May 30, 2019

LaVan to Lead Navy Flight Surgeons

CAPT Joseph T. LaVan is the incoming President of the Society of U.S. Naval Flight Surgeons.

May 30, 2019

Dillinger Is New LSBEB President

Tracy Dillinger, M.A., Psy.D. (Hon.), is the 2019 President for the Life Sciences and Bioengineering Branch (LSBEB).

May 30, 2019

Backus Leads IAMFSP

Christopher Backus, M.D., is the incoming president of the International Association of Military Flight Surgeon Pilots (IAMFSP).

May 30, 2019

AsMA Constituent Presidents for 2019-2020

Below are links to each of the biographies of the newly elected Constituent Presidents.

May 30, 2019

June Presidents Page

Team Aerospace
Hernando J. "Joe" Ortega, Jr., M.D., M.P.H. FAsMA