Rob Young, director of WCU’s Program for the Study of Developed Shorelines, spoke at a hearing of the Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans and Insular Affairs on April 8 in Washington, D.C. The subcommittee is an arm of the Committee on Natural Resources of the U.S. House of Representatives. The subcommittee discussed legislation proposed to revise the boundaries of coastal properties eligible for taxpayer-supported flood insurance.
Russ Curtis, WCU associate professor of counseling and coordinator of the clinical mental health program, and co-leader of the American Counseling Association’s Interest Network for Integrated Care, participated in a question-and-answer exclusive article recently published in Counseling Today titled “Advocating for ‘One-Stop Shopping’ Health Care: Q+A with ACA’s Interest Network for Integrated Care.”
Dr. Mark A. Kossick, professor of nursing and graduate anesthesia simulation education coordinator, has been invited to serve on Mission Hospital’s Nursing Research Council. The council reviews research protocols as part of the approval process for studies conducted at Mission Hospital and its affiliates.