Tag - Endocrinology

Newest MCG endowed chair honors Dr. Virendra Mahesh

The newest endowed chair at the state’s public medical school honors Dr. Virendra Mahesh, a trailblazer in the study of the biochemistry of steroids and reproductive biology, who founded the PhD program in the Department of Endocrinology at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University. The...

Vibration exercise is your new favorite workout

Researchers at the Medical College of Georgia have found a new way to help people lose weight through whole-body vibrations. Dr. Meghan E. McGee-Lawrence, biomedical engineer in the Department of Cellular Biology and Anatomy, is one of the researchers that found a daily dose of whole body vibration...

Alumna appointed director at National Institute of Health

In January, Dr. Charisee Lamar was appointed the director of the Office of Health Equity (OHE) at the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD). This position presents Lamar, a Medical College of Georgia graduate, with a unique opportunity to build the...

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