The Army is launching the Master Resilience Training course, a key element of the Comprehensive Soldier Fitness program. 154 Soldiers and 17 family members are attending the training at the Sheraton Philadelphia University Hotel. The course began on Monday, Nov.9 and will run through Nov. 19.

Army Chief of Staff Gen. George Casey will be available to speak to media at 9:55 a.m. November 12. All interested media must be on site no later than 9:30 a.m. to register in the William Fontaine room of the hotel. Soldiers-students attending the course, staff from the Comprehensive Soldier Fitness program and Faculty from the Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania will be available to answer questions.

For more information contact Lt. Col. Robert Manning, Comprehensive Soldier Fitness Master Resilience Training Public Affairs, 215.387.8000 ext. 697 or