CONTACT: TOM MOORE
Joint Office for Planning, Marketing and Communications
8788 John Pappajohn Pavilion
Iowa City IA 52242
Release: Oct. 19, 2001
SCOTT-CONNOR AVAILABLE TO DISCUSS NASA SAFE PASSAGE REPORT
Carol Scott-Conner, M.D., Ph.D., professor and head of the University of
Iowa department of surgery, will be available for interviews regarding the
release of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Safe Passage
Report on the provision of medical care during missions to the planet Mars
on Monday, Oct. 22.
Scott-Conner serves as consultant to NASA and contributed to the Safe Passage
Report. NASA will provide a news release to media outlets, but no news conference
is scheduled. Information about the report is embargoed until Oct. 22.
To schedule interviews with Scott-Conner, please contact Tom Moore at (319)
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