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From the Dean: Winter 2019

Sometimes, when I am thinking about where the Medical College of Georgia needs to be – and how to get it there – I think about where it has been. MCG is 190 years old this December, so there is clearly much to think...

News and Views: Winter 2019

Fighting Cancer Oxidative stress can help tumors thrive, but one way novel cancer treatments work is by pushing levels to the point where it instead helps tumors die, scientists report. Adoptive T cell therapy appears...

His Story

Dr. Edmund Krekorian fought in three wars—then wrote about it. He was 17 years old. Pearl Harbor was still a piercing memory, and like most young men of his age, his patriotic fervor burned. After enlisting in the U.S...

Life After

For Dr. Hammad Aslam, ’14, there is life before May 23, 2009, and there is life after. Before is when he was a recent University of Georgia graduate eagerly anticipating starting school at the Medical College of Georgia...

Chance Favors the Prepared

Surgeon, innovator, radio host — Dr. Todd Berland is always looking for the next opportunity. Once upon a time, Dr. Todd Berland, ’03, was that kid. The one who chose to attend summer school and knock out classes so he...

A Lasting Impression

A bronze bust honoring the late Dr. J. Harold Harrison was unveiled in April at Alumni Weekend and now resides in the lobby of the building that carries his name. The bust was created using the Lost-wax method. The...

For nearly 200 years, Augusta University and its legacy institutions have been centers of learning and drivers of discovery and innovation in Augusta, the state of Georgia and beyond. Our community of alumni, students, faculty and friends are amazing people living incredible lives and making invaluable contributions to our world.

We are pleased to publish four magazines in which we get to tell their stories: