The Legacy Foundation, Lake County's Community Foundation, has named Barry Tyler Jr., of Hammond, as community initiatives officer. Tyler is responsible for the implementation of initiatives related to Legacy Foundation's primary strategic focus, Project 100%, which champions educational attainment for students in Lake County.
La Porte Regional Physician Network welcomes Marwan Samad, MD, and nurse practitioners, Jennifer Campbell, CPNP; Rhonda Crouse FNP; and Jesse Hoffemyer, CPNP; from LPC Pediatrics to Playtime Pediatrics. He is Board Certified in pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics.
La Porte County Dental Services, a service of La Porte Regional Health System, welcomes new dentist Ben Porter, DMD, whose office is in La Porte.
La Porte Regional Physician Network welcomes longtime physician A. N. Damodaran, MD, and announces his new office location in Knox. Damodaran is Board Certified in internal medicine from the American Board of Internal Medicine.
Attorneys Monica J. Conrad and Barbra A. Stooksbury of Hodges & Davis P.C. presented, "Addressing Reimbursed Costs for IEP Services," at the 2010 Fall Conference of the Indiana Council of Administrators in Special Education in Indianapolis.
Karen Chambly, of Chesterton, is the new director of Respiratory Therapy and Neuro Sleep Services, including the Diagnostic Sleep Center, at La Porte Regional Health Systems. She has been with LRHS since 1997.
Dr. Ken Hyde, an orthodontist in Valparaiso and Crown Point, was named president of the Indiana University School of Dentistry Alumni Association at the annual Fall Dental Conference in Indianapolis.
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