Frederick A. Boop, MD, FAANS, has been named President-Elect of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS). His appointment was announced during the 83rd AANS Annual Scientific Meeting, held in Washington, D.C. May 2-6, 2015.
The Le Bonheur CHAMP (Changing High-Risk Asthma in Memphis through Partnership) program has been recognized as the Health Care Provider winner of the National Environmental Leadership Award in Asthma Management
Most drownings happen quickly and silently – but often with people nearby. Susan Helms, director of Injury Prevention and Safe Kids Mid-South, strongly urges parents and adult caregivers to designate a "Water Watcher" by the pool, spa or any body of water. This responsible adult will assume the role of actively watching any child in or near the water. A short phone call, text message or other simple distraction is all it takes for a tragedy to happen.