BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The University at Buffalo School of Nursing
will host a presentation by Rear Adm. Rebecca McCormick-Boyle on
Sept. 11 from noon to 1 p.m. in 125 Kapoor Hall on UB's South
McCormick-Boyle is chief of staff of the U.S. Navy Bureau of
Medicine and Surgery, the headquarters of Navy and Marine Corps
Medicine. A Buffalo native and graduate of the UB nursing school,
she will address UB students, faculty and staff as part of Buffalo
The Admiral will discuss Navy Medicine's humanitarian
assistance, disaster response missions, battlefield medicine and
role in maritime strategy.
Buffalo is one of 15 selected cities where America's Navy will
"come home" in 2012, giving area residents an opportunity to meet
sailors and learn about the Navy's capabilities and relevance to
Navy Weeks are designed to show Americans the investment they
make in their Navy and increase awareness in cities that do not
have a significant Navy presence.
For other Buffalo Navy Week events visit: http://www.navyweek.org/Buffalo2012/index.html.
For press arrangements, contact Sara R. Saldi in the UB Office
of University Communications at 645-4593 or 597-8434 onsite.