Dr. Gordon G. Giesbrect was announced as the 2012 recipient of the AsMA AFG's Annual Ellingson Award at the Associate Fellows Breakfast on 15 May 2012 in Atlanta, GA. Dr. Giesbrect was not present to receive his award which recognized for his work as first author of "Exit Strategies and Safety Concerns for Machinery Occupants Following Ice Failure and Submersion."
Pictured here is the award presented by Award Commitee Chair, Colonel Ernest Prochazka (left), and being accepted on Dr. Giesbrect's behalf by incoming Chair Lietentant Colonel Brian Musselman (right).
[Giesbrecht GG, McDonald, GK. Exit Strategies and Safety Concerns for Machinery Occupants Following Ice Failure and Submersion. Aviat Space Environ Med 2011;82: 52-7]