Assistant professor TODD BEAR has been appointed to the CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) national workgroup. The workgroup provides national oversight for the BRFSS through annual reviews and recommendations concerning the content of the survey, sample design modifications, and protocol adjustments. Last year Todd and his team were selected as the national test site for the 2017 survey. This recognition brings national visibility to the Department of Behavioral and Community Health Sciences within the public health community. Congratulations, Todd!