Tag - Debbie Layman

Students and faculty offer health screenings for farmworkers

Every summer, the Augusta University College of Nursing hosts an interdisciplinary student-run health fair providing free personalized and preventative health screenings, education and services to farmworkers in rural South Carolina. This outreach program brings together teams of expert health care...

Students offer health screenings for farmworkers

Every summer, students at Augusta University offer free personalized and preventative health screenings, education and services to farmworkers in rural South Carolina. In 12 years, they’ve provided more than 3,000 screenings. It’s part of a long history of service, said Dr. Lucy Marion, dean of...

Student selected as inaugural scholarship recipient

An Augusta University respiratory therapy student was selected as the inaugural recipient of the Layman Family Allied Health Endowed Scholarship. The scholarship, established by Debbie Layman (BSN, 1978), was created to recognize the College of Allied Health Sciences and its students for their...

Nursing partnership opens new doors for female farmworkers

A decade ago, Costa Layman Farms and the Georgia Regents University College of Nursing took a chance on something truly extraordinary. The result – the Costa Layman Health Fair – was a bold and important step into the field of personalized, preventive healthcare: a chance for hundreds of...

Costa Layman Health Fair celebrates decade of service

Ten years ago, Costa Layman Farms and the Georgia Regents University College of Nursing took a bold and important step into the field of personalized, preventive health care when they partnered to offer a health fair for workers at the South Carolina plant nursery. At times the task proved daunting...

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