Lee Woodruff, correspondent for CBS’s This Morning and author of Those We Love Most, will be delivering a lecture at Loyola University Maryland on Tuesday, Oct. 23, at 7 p.m. in McGuire Hall.
In addition to her books, has written numerous articles on her family and parenting that have appeared in publications including Parade, Health, and Redbook. She is the founder, along with her husband, journalist Bob Woodruff, who sustained a traumatic brain injury while reporting from Iraq, of the Bob Woodruff Foundation, which assists wounded service members and their families. Ms. Woodruff’s appearance highlights the brain injury prevention and rehabilitation services available at the Loyola Clinical Centers (LCC), which provides state-of-the-art facilities and treatment for people experiencing difficulties in the areas of psychology, pastoral counseling, literacy, hearing, speech, and language. The LCC is devoted to wellness in every aspect—from wellness of an individual or a family, to wellness of the community as a whole. Ms. Woodruff will discuss the inspiration for her books—her husband, journalist Bob Woodruff’s, experiences with and recovery from a traumatic brain injury sustained while reporting from Iraq, and the impact that process had on their family.