Tag - Emergency Medicine

Jaguar Nation's students, faculty, and staff are doing great things. Read about them

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8 ways to avoid fireworks injuries

The Fourth of July is one of America’s favorite holidays. It’s our nation’s birthday, and most people like to top off the celebration with fireworks. Although fireworks are fun and colorful, they can...

Lyon, Munn honored with Georgia Bio Innovation awards

An innovator in the use of ultrasound in medical education and treatment and a physician/scientist whose long-term work has helped develop a new line of cancer drugs are two of only four recipients...

WRDW-TV Special Assignment: Dangers in the Home

Federal law requires companies to meet a lot of requirements to keep you and your family safe when it comes to labeling chemicals. But, the law has trouble protecting you from putting those chemicals...

Teaching Excellence Award winners announced

The Office of Faculty Development and Teaching Excellence is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2016 Augusta University Teaching Excellence Awards. These new annual awards were instituted at...

Dr. Jedidiah Ballard named Ultimate Men’s Health Guy

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University’s Dr. Jedidiah Ballard was named the 2016 Ultimate Men’s Health Guy by Men’s Health magazine during this morning’s live broadcast of the NBC Today show. Editors were...

Augusta doctor could be ‘Ultimate Guy’

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Just who is the “ultimate guy” for 2016? Well, it could be Dr. Jedidiah Ballard, according to Men’s Health magazine. Ballard, an an assistant professor of emergency medicine for the...

Hocker named newest Harrison Chair

AUGUSTA, Ga. (Sept. 8, 2016) – Dr. Michael B. Hocker, a former Navy flight surgeon and chief and medical director of the Division of Emergency Medicine at Duke University, is the new J. Harold...

Department is 2016 SonoChamp!

Friday the 13th was a winner for the MCG Department of Emergency Medicine team that took home first prize in the national SonoGames – a national competition for emergency ultrasound. The field...

Match Day: the success is in the numbers

Today we celebrate 223 of our remarkable students as they take the next step in their careers as physicians, including 188 from our home base in Augusta and 35 from the AU/UGA Medical Partnership in...