TITLE

The Body Mender

AUTHOR(S)
Kinkade, Mark; Wagers, Scott
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Airman;May2004, Vol. 48 Issue 5, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles John Childs, senior physical therapist and director of research at Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base in Texas. Years spent in Air Force; Reason for joining the service; List of assignments.
ACCESSION #
13175499

 

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