Munley, Munley & Cartwright: Five attorneys were individually honored as Best Lawyers in America 2013: Daniel W. Munley, personal injury litigation, plaintiffs; James Christopher Munley, workers' compensation law, claimants; Marion K. Munley, personal injury litigation, plaintiffs; Robert W. Munley, III, personal injury litigation, plaintiffs; and Robert W. Munley Sr., personal injury litigation, plaintiffs and product liability litigation, plaintiff.
Tort Talk ( www.torttalk.com) has been selected by editors of the ABA Journal, a national magazine, as one of the top 100 best blogs in the United States for a legal audience. The Tort Talk blog is authored by Daniel E. Cummins, Esq. of the Scranton law firm Foley, Comerford & Cummins.
Olapeju M. Simoyan, MD, MPH, BDS, of The Commonwealth Medical College, is the 2012 Herbert W. Nickens Faculty Fellowship recipient, awarded each year by the American Association of Medical Colleges to an outstanding junior faculty member demonstrating leadership in efforts to eliminate inequities in medical education and health care. Simoyan was recognized for her contributions to developing TCMC's collaborative public health program with East Stroudsburg University and for her work in developing curricula related to oral and mental health.
Kimberly Portanova-Feibus, Clarks Summit, has been chosen as a 2012 Scholar of Change by the Marley's Mission board of directors. Portanova-Feibus is a trauma therapist and Walden University graduate.
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