Tag - Leadership

Augusta University to participate in state-wide drill

Emergency personnel throughout Augusta will join Augusta University’s medical center in an emergency response exercise on Wednesday, March 29.  The mock scenario involves a hurricane that results in the flooding of Downtown Augusta which then impacts the city’s water pumping system leaving the...

Augusta University kicks off annual fundraising campaign

Augusta University will launch its first annual IGIVE fundraising campaign next month with three Employee Campaign Kickoff Celebrations. People on the Health Sciences campus will be able to give on either Aug. 9 or Aug. 25 from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. On Aug. 9, donation stations will be located...

Legendary quarterback to speak at Augusta University

AUGUSTA, Ga. — National Football League icon Archie Manning will be the featured speaker for Augusta University’s Alumni Weekend Signature Event. The program will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, April 30, in the Maxwell Theatre on the university’s Summerville Campus. The event will also serve to...

8th Annual Economic Forecast Breakfast

The James M. Hull College of Business will host an Economic Forecast breakfast on Wednesday, Jan. 13, at 7:30 a.m. in the Jaguar Student Activities Center Ballroom on the Summerville Campus. Simon Medcalfe, Associate Professor of Finance, will be the guest speaker at this free breakfast. Medcalfe...

GRU helps smokers break the habit

Media advisory for Thursday, Nov. 19 Event: Georgia Regents University will host its annual Great American Smokeout in an effort to help smokers quit by calling attention to the death, illness and disability caused by smoking and secondhand smoke. Events include a community forum, free oral...

Evans named VP of Communications and Marketing at GRU

Jack Evans has been named Vice President of Communications and Marketing at Georgia Regents University, effective immediately. Evans, who began serving as Interim Vice President in April, will oversee communications and marketing functions for Georgia Regents University, Georgia Regents Health...

GRHealth awarded for safety, quality in heart surgery

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Georgia Regents Medical Center has earned a statewide award for enhancing cardiac care from the Partnership for Health and Accountability, an affiliate of the Georgia Hospital Association. GRHealth earned third place among Georgia hospitals with more than 300 beds for successfully...

SGA President Banks makes the most of his college experience

Student Government Association President Michael Banks wasn’t particularly engaged in campus activities until his junior year, when he started to take an active role in campus organizations. He joined the Crew, GRU’s main programing body, and from there he caught the involvement bug. A couple of...

Master Plan Update

Master Plan Update

The following email was sent by Dr. Gretchen Caughman Dear Colleagues, The GRU Campus Master Plan Advisory Committee today learned about several transformative changes on the horizon for all campuses. Due to interest from local news outlets on the Campus Master Plan, the GRU master planning...

Watch Special TV Report: Trials Underway

NBC TV station WMGT 41in Macon aired a special report on this clinical trial that began in December at GRU. The reporter interviewed Drs. Yong Park and Michael Diamond, as well as Valerie Weaver of Augusta, the mother of Preston – the first patient in the state to received the marijuana-based...

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