From the Dean

It has definitely been a whirlwind first 10 months as dean of your medical school. As we talked in these pages last time, we have initiated a national search for a director of our Georgia Cancer Center. As I write now, the search has narrowed to a...

From the President

On October 20, at the State of the University address, I unveiled the new strategic plan for Augusta University: Beyond Boundaries. This plan was created with widespread input from our faculty, staff, alumni and friends and will serve as our guide...

Mission Critical

A new one-year fellowship in forensic pathology aims to address the critical shortage in this field. The newest fellowship program at the Medical College of Georgia is designed to train more of the physicians who investigate unexplained and...

News and Views

MCG Student Wins AMA Scholarship Quante Singleton, a third-year medical student at MCG, says that he always knew he wanted to be a physician, even if he wasn’t sure how he was going to become one. “I never saw a lot of doctors that looked like me...

Alumni and Phillanthropy News: Simple Beginnings

From a barefoot kid on a country farm to a nationally recognized pediatric radiologist, Dr. Charles Williams looks back on his many influences. A dirt road outside Moultrie, Georgia, led Dr. Charles Williams, ’66 all over the world. It led him from...

Alumni and Philanthropy News: That Fighting Spirit

Dr. Manuel Pena emigrated from Cuba to the United States when he was just 7 years old. The young Maya woman was pregnant and had walked four hours over the mountains of Guatemala with her husband and child. After Dr. Manuel Pena (’81) and his...

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