Poberezny Names New Doc To EAA Aeromedical Advisory Council | Aero-News Network
Aero-News Network
RSS icon RSS feed
podcast icon MP3 podcast
Subscribe Aero-News e-mail Newsletter Subscribe

** Airborne 09.17.14 ** HD iPad-Friendly -- Airborne 09.17.14 **
** Airborne 09.15.14 ** HD iPad-Friendly -- Airborne 09.15.14 **
** Airborne 09.12.14 ** HD iPad-Friendly -- Airborne 09.12.14 **

Mon, May 14, 2007

Poberezny Names New Doc To EAA Aeromedical Advisory Council

Dr. Gregory Pinnell Hails From Saginaw, MI

Experimental Aircraft Association President Tom Poberezny has appointed Dr. Gregory Pinnell of Saginaw, MI to the EAA Aeromedical Advisory Council.

Representatives with the group tell ANN Dr. Pinnell is a board certified family practitioner licensed in both Indiana and Michigan. He is a senior aviation medical examiner who currently practices as a primary care physician in a multi-specialty care center in Saginaw.

An instrument-rated private pilot, Dr. Pinnell has served as an EAA Pilot Advocate, helping EAA members regain their medicals for the past six years.

Dr. Pinnell serves as a Flight Surgeon for the 434th Air Refueling Wing, Grissom Air Reserve Base, United States Air Force Reserve Medical Corps. He also frequently supports the Space Shuttle program through the Department of Defense-Human Space Flight Support Office.

The EAA Aeromedical Council oversees a volunteer group of more than 160 highly skilled doctors who volunteer their time and expertise in assisting EAA members and staff on FAA medical certification issues. Most recently the Council worked closely with the FAA on reducing the backlog of medical certifications.

Aeromedical Council Chairman, Jack Hastings, stated that he had personally witnessed Greg's interest, enthusiasm, and hard work on behalf of EAA members with problem aeromedical certification. "We all welcome Greg to the Council and look forward to his participation in the council's important work lying ahead."

FMI: www.eaa.org

Advertisement

More News

Airborne 09.17.14: Boeing/SpaceX Win CCtCap, Flying Docs Endorse, Jetpack Bucks

Also: Chris Heintz, Lear 70/75 Certs, Beluga Birthday, Leap Frogs 9/11 Jump Cancelled, Lawyers Sue NTSB The Commercial Spaceflight Federation congratulates NASA and the winners of >[...]

Aero-Analysis: The Choice Has Been Made

NASA Down-Selects Spacecraft For The “Commercial Crew” Program Just after 4:00 pm Eastern Time, NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden announced the agency’s choice of>[...]

Aero-TV: MGL’s Mighty Mite – The Tremendously Versatile Discovery Lite

Small But Feature-Packed, The Discovery Lite Impresses While at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2014, ANN’s News Editor, Tom Patton, checks in at the MGL exhibition to see how glass p>[...]

Latest Space Item Up For Auction Is A Viking Lander Engine

>[...]

Reno Results Questioned By Some Fans And Pilots

Committee Judge Ruled That Thom Richard Crossed The Showline, Was Disqualified Sunday, Sept. 14 concluded what was one of the most competitive National Championship Air Races in re>[...]

blog comments powered by Disqus



Advertisement

Advertisement

Podcasts

Advertisement

© 2007 - 2014 Web Development & Design by Pauli Systems, LC