• Dr. A Thomas Bundy, MD, FAAD, FACMS of Hilton Head Dermatology and Skin Cancer Center attended the Dermatology Foundation Symposia in Naples, Fla.
Presenters at the event discussed the latest authoritative and practical information in clinical dermatology. The 2020 Symposia was sponsored by the Yale School of Medicine and The Dermatology Foundation.
• Dr. Gary Thomas has been named to the content review panel for the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) website, cancer.net, pertaining to Hodgkin's lymphoma and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
This website is an evidence-based resource for patients and their families to facilitate their understanding of the diagnosis, treatment and supportive care options pertaining to various malignancies.
Dr. Thomas is medical director of South Carolina Cancer Specialists with offices in Hilton Head and Bluffton.
• Benton House of Bluffton was recently awarded a 2020 Pinnacle Quality Insight Customer Experience Award.
Pinnacle, a customer satisfaction measurement firm specializing in healthcare, conducts more than 150,000 phone surveys each year and awards communities that score in the top 15% of their more than 2,700 care providers across the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico.
Over the course of 2019, a regular sampling of Benton House residents and families participated in monthly telephone interviews that included open-ended questions, as well the opportunity to rate Benton House in specific categories.
Benton House is a senior living community offering assisted living and memory care. For more information, call 843-757-3111.
• Benjie Bennett, a fleet technician with Beaufort-Jasper Water & Sewer Authority (BJWSA),has been honored with the World Class Technician award, given by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE), in partnership with the Auto Care Association.
A 13-year veteran at BJWSA, Bennett also serves as a staff trainer, offering his expertise in Truck-mounted Auto Crane, Hazardous Communication, Respiratory Protection and Forklift Safety Training. BJWSA maintains a vigorous in-house OSHA training program.
Bailey Reagan has joined Coastal Care Partners as a nurse care manager. The company is Savannah's only comprehensive, registered nurse-managed aging services company, and has expanded its service area to include Bluffton and Hilton Head Island.
Prior to joining Coastal Care Partners, Reagan worked at Beaufort Memorial Hospital's Post-Anesthesia Care Unit in Beaufort and Memorial Health's Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit in Savannah.
Reagan is a registered nurse and earned her B.S. degree in nursing and B.A. degree in sociology from Georgia Southern University. Shae is originally from Peachtree City, Ga., and currently lives in Bluffton.
Joe Haddad of Savannah has joined KBRS as logistics manager. Haddad will oversee all local market activity for the company, which is based in Hardeeville, and sells its leak-free custom shower systems for both residential and commercial applications throughout the United States.
Haddad brings more than 25 years' experience in sales, account management and business development to the position, with key insight and hands-on experience in streamlining operations, marketing, client relations, business strategy, team leadership and forecasting.
Prior to joining KBRS, Haddad served as territory manager at nexAir, and account manager at W.W. Grainger, Inc. of Savannah.