HRD Retreat, US Coast Guard Base, Miami Beach, FL – 15-16 May 2012

HRD held a two-day off-site science retreat at the Miami Beach Coast Guard Base.  With assistance from the Federal Mediation & Conciliation Service (Ines DelGado, Commissioner, facilitated the retreat), HRDers discussed ways to strengthen their scientific visibility, work environment cohesiveness, and future science directions. The retreat provided an open forum for the group to explore these topics.

(l to r) Ines DelGado, Joe Cione, Brad Klotz, Shirley Murillo, Jason Dunion, Xuejin Zhang, Nancy Griffin