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Leader of Fayetteville VA hospital to retire

Posted November 4, 2009 5:41 p.m. EST

Bruce Triplett, director of the VA Medical Center in Fayetteville, plans to retire, the Veterans Administration said Wednesday. He has been in the post since November 2006.

Triplett will relinquish control of the hospital Nov. 20; his retirement will be official March 1.

The director of the Durham center, Ralph Gigliotti, will fill in in Fayetteville on an interim basis, the VA said.