Communications

The Communications Unit is the newest addition to the department. It has a two-person staff who use their talents and several media tools and channels to meet the overall purpose of producing and disseminating department and institutional wide news. The staff in this sector perform their responsibilities by curating subject matter, communicating department and institutional developments, reporting organizational news, supporting personnel development, enhancing knowledge of department history and stakeholders, improving morale, and cultivating team collaborations.

Morgen Ahearn

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Areas of Responsibility
Responsibilities include department news, photography archive, vendor communications, twitter accounts, alumni relations and video production projects. Produces department marketing and promotion collateral. Provides editorial oversight and proofreading services. 

Tula Gourdin

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Areas of Responsibility
Responsible for internal department communications and special projects. Produces a bi-weekly newsletter that targets staff, post-docs, anesthesia technicians and respiratory care services; as well as monthly All Staff virtual presentations that disseminate current financial, human resources, educational and clinical developments. Producer, writer and editor for technical, marketing and promotional collaterals and for Miller’s Anesthesia and Basics of Anesthesia.