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Yang Appointed ATRA Committee Co-Chair

January 20, 2016, Zach Martin

Professor Heewon Yang, chair of the Health Education and Recreation Department in the College of Education and Human Services, was appointed as co-chair for the program committee of the 2016 American Therapeutic Recreation Association's annual conference to be held this fall.

SIU Interim Provost Susan M. Ford called Yang's appointment "a major accomplishment and testament to [Yang's] hard work and dedication."

The ATRA Annual Conference will be held in Chicago from September 10-13, and more information about the conference and its goals can be found here.