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AUSA News March 2010 

Volume 33, Number 3

Listed below are the articles and features of our March 2010 issue of AUSA News. Please visit the AUSA News Archive  for online access to previous issues.



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Focusing on children of Army soldiers

Shortly before the New Year began, AUSA Family Programs and other AUSA representatives met with Dr. Leonard Wong and Dr. Stephen Gerras to discuss the results of their research on the effects of multiple deployments on Army children.


Soldier fitness program opens to family members

On Jan. 15, the U.S. Army made resilience assessment and training available online to family members of soldiers.


TRICARE won’t be affected by health care reform

The White House recently took steps to assure Americans who are covered by the military’s TRICARE health care system that legislation currently being debated in the House and Senate would not affect TRICARE benefits.


New vacation discount for AUSA members

Government Vacation Rewards is now offering AUSA members savings on thousands of cruise itineraries, partner resorts and trusted tour providers through International Cruise & Excursions, Inc


Medevac crew chiefs take part in hoist training

From the ground, it appears a daunting prospect – being hoisted 75 feet in the air to a hovering UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter. In the face of an emergency medical situation, the task becomes a necessity.