The Howard And Georgeanna Jones Foundation For Reproductive Medicine Announces New Board Members

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Jones Foundation announced today that two educators have joined the organization’s Board of Directors:

  • James H. Segars, Jr., MD, Director, Division of Reproductive Science and Women’s Health Research and Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins Medicine.
  • Eric F. Luce, PhD, former Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction, University of Southern Mississippi, and the University of Arkansas.

The Jones Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing scientific and medical research in the field of reproductive medicine. The foundation seeks to find solutions to infertility and improve reproductive health by funding vital research and advancing public and professional discourse to shape the bioethics of reproductive medicine.

“With the added assistance and guidance of Drs. Segars and Luce we hope to improve the chances that every couple can achieve the dream of becoming a family,”

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Carjacking outside Chapel Hill Planet Fitness leaves some members on edge ::

— A carjacking outside a Planet Fitness in Chapel Hill early Wednesday morning has some people worried.

Chapel Hill police officers responded to the incident just before 5 a.m.

“We’re so glad the victim wasn’t harmed. She did what is recommended to protect yourself; belongings can be replaced,” said Ran Northam, Chapel Hill’s community safety spokesman.

Police said a woman was approached by two men while she was in her car. The men reportedly threatened her with handguns and stole her vehicle. A third man fled the scene in a gold-colored, four-door sedan that dropped off the first two men.

“I’ve been in Chapel Hill my whole life, and it’s not something I hear often, so very shocking” said Planet Fitness member Cerry Ramsey.

Ramsey said the neighborhood where the Planet Fitness is located has always been quiet.

“I’ve never felt

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