MCG Medicine Spring/Summer 2018 From the President

Augusta University is proud of its role as a research university and a major contributor to education, economic growth and innovation in the state of Georgia. We are particularly proud to be home to the Medical College...

News and Views

Sugar Coat It Sugar coating on our cells is hardly icing. Rather, it is essential to cell health and ours. Now, scientists have also developed a way to identify biomarkers for a wide range of diseases by assessing...

Silencing Cancer’s Siren Call

Aggressive, deadly tumors like glioblastoma and metastatic breast cancer have in common a siren call that beckons the bone marrow to send along whatever they need to survive and thrive. Blocking production of the...

Alumni and Philanthropy News: Dear Fellow Alumni

Dear Fellow Alumni, Like many of you, I find that between a busy medical practice, a hectic family life, membership in professional or civic organizations, and country club participation, it seems that there is little...

The Broken Road

If Plan B had happened, it would have been Douglas Lundy, PharmD or Douglas Lundy, DVM. But it wouldn’t have been Plan A. Not that there is anything wrong with a career in pharmacy or in veterinary care, if they’re your...

More Alumni and Philanthropy News

2018 MCG Distinguished Alumni A retinal ophthalmologist who created the first retina service between Baltimore and Miami, bringing new sight-saving procedures to people in eight Southeastern states, and a longtime MCG...

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