WASHINGTON, D.C.—On Wednesday, March 28, 2012, at 10:00 a.m., in Room 334 of the Cannon House Office Building, the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs will hold an oversight hearing entitled, "Reevaluating the Transition from Service Member to Veteran: Honoring a Shared Commitment to Care for Those Who Defend Our Freedom." The Subcommittee will review the Integrated Disability Evaluation System (IDES), a program implemented to streamline the Disability Evaluation for wounded, ill, and injured service members.
WHO: Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
WHAT: "Reevaluating the Transition from Service Member to Veteran: Honoring a Shared Commitment to Care for Those Who Defend Our Freedom."
WHEN: 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, March 28, 2012, Room 334, Cannon House Office Building
John Medve, Office of VA-DOD Collaboration
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Mr. Jim Neighbors, Director, Requirements and Strategic Integration
U.S. Department of Defense
Dr. Gail Wilensky, Senior Fellow
Mr. Ken Fisher, Chief Executive Officer
Fisher House Foundation, Inc.
LTG James Terry Scott USA (Ret.), Chairman
Advisory Committee on Disability Compensation
Mr. John Wilson, Assistant Legislative Director
Disabled American Veterans
Mr. Phil Riley, Senior Benefits Liaison
Wounded Warrior Project
Mr. Eric Greitens, Chief Executive Officer
The Mission Continues
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Sean P Eagan
Former Chairman American Cold War Veterans