Tag - American Heart Association

Life support training for employees moves to intranet

All staff who require current certification in Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, and Pediatric Advanced Life Support should note that AU Medical Center is transitioning these classes to online training modules in 2018. Beginning Feb. 1, re-certification for BLS, ACLS, and PALS...

Ergul named Regents Professor

Dr. Adviye Ergul, a vascular physiologist and a prolific stroke researcher at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, has been named a Regents Professor by the University System of Georgia. Regents Professorships honor full-time faculty at the rank of professor whose exemplary...

Heart Walk this Saturday

In 2013, nearly a third of all deaths in the United States were linked to cardiovascular disease or stroke. More than 2,200 Americans die daily from these diseases, or roughly one every 40 seconds. The American Heart Association works around the clock to fight back through education, advocacy and...

Eat smart for your heart

The 2017 CSRA Heart Walk is scheduled for 9 a.m. Saturday, March 11, at The Greeneway in North Augusta. For more information, to join a team, or make a donation, visit csraheartwalk.org AUGUSTA, Ga. – If you want a healthy heart, then aim to eat smart. The first way to do that is to think about...

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Become a film critic: Win money in Academy Awards fundraiser

Stop by the Information Desk at Greenblatt Library for a chance to win some money and test your abilities as a movie critic and film fanatic. Any faculty or staff member interested in entering this year’s Oscar-winning prediction contest can participate by filling out a ballot at the...

Heart Walk T-shirt deadline extended to noon Wednesday Feb. 22

Be sure to get your official Augusta University Heart Walk t-shirt before it’s too late. This year, the official Heart Walk shirt is a unique red Augusta University “shield shirt,” and you can only order it online at the Heart Walk giving page. Shirts are $10 for sizes Small to 3XL. The deadline...

Opportunities to give to the American Heart Association

By Giovanna Fabbri Warm up other’s heart with your good heart Millions of Americans live with some heart disease, stroke or cardiovascular condition. According to American Heart Association studies, 2,200 Americans die each day because of cardiovascular problems. Cardiovascular disease is...

Yard Sale: American Heart Association benefit

A yard sale benefiting the American Heart Association is being held on Monday, Feb. 13, in the Human Resources Training Room in Annex I. The sale begins at 8:30 a.m., and organizers wish to remind visitors, “No early birds, please!” Come and find some treasures at the yard sale. Contact...

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