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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October 17, 2018

Webb Recognized by Congressional Rep

James T. Webb, Ph.D., was recognized by Congressman Dan Newhouse for having received the Louis H. Bauer Founders Award.

October 05, 2018

In Memoriam - David Millett

AsMA was saddened to hear of the death of David P. Millett, M.D., M.P.H.

September 25, 2018

October Presidents Page

The AsMA Global Connection Story with EASA
Roland Vermeiren, M.D., FAsMA

September 25, 2018

In Memoriam - Fred Kelly

AsMA was saddened to hear of the death of Glenn Frederick “Fred” Kelly, M.D.

September 13, 2018

In Memoriam - Malcolm Braithwaite

AsMA was saddened to learn of the death of Col. Malcolm Braithwaite, OBE, in September.

September 13, 2018

Article on Quarantined Planes and Sick Passengers

The New York Times recently posted an article on airplanes being quarantined due to sick passengers.

September 10, 2018

Perlan 2 Breaks High-Altitude Flight Record

On the heels of AsMA’s meeting in Dallas and the Bauer Lecture, “High Altitude Physiology Without an Engine,” comes the success of the Perlan 2 flight.

September 07, 2018

Belland Named American's Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Kris Belland, a Past President and Fellow of the Aerospace Medical Association (AsMA), has been named American Airlines Chief Medical Officer.