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Beyond the Bio: Susan Byrnes

Written by Craig Layne, Morning Edition Host/Reporter | Aug 27, 2012 4:59 PM

Susan-Byrnes-Center (York) -- Susan Byrnes quit her job as an emergency room nurse to start a non-profit center in the midstate that teaches people about healthy decision-making.  Byrnes made that move in 1988. By 1995, the Susan P. Byrnes Health Education Center set up shop on York's George Street inside a much-remodeled car dealership.  As part of our Beynond the Bio Series, witf's Craig Layne speaks with Byrnes about what got her started on the center that has since delivered more than 6 million health education lessons...

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