Tuesday, August 31, 2004


NSM Vice President of Clinical Professional Development Simon Margolis has been named a RESNA Fellow. The highest honor awarded by the organization, RESNA Fellows must have made substantial contributions to the field of assistive technology and have been members for at least 10 years...Michael P. Seidel was elected president-elect during the NRRTS elections in June. Seidel is employed by Mobile Med+Care/Division of Apria in Lenexa, Kan., and has been a NRRTS member since 1994. Seidel will assume the role of president from Dan Lipka in August 2005. Gerry Dickerson of Medstar in College Point, N.Y., was elected treasurer.


Wallace Weeks, founder and president of Melbourne, Fla.-based Weeks Group, has joined the board of directors of Able Project, a non-profit organization focused on helping people with dis-abilities…Jackie Kaufenberg, marketing manager of Altimate Medical, has joined the ranks of the trade show industry’s top talent by completing Exhibitor Show’s Certified Trade Show Marketer (CTSM) accreditation program, the only university-affiliated certification program in the trade show and event marketing industry. Less than 1% of all trade show and event marketers have attained this distinction…Suzanne Johnson has joined Capital Marketing Technologies as national trainer and field rep for the East Coast and Midwest. Johnson is a former account manager with Lincare. Capital Marketing manufactures the Nearly Me mastectomy and fashion product lines.