Tag - Lester Pretlow

Brueilly named chair of Physical Therapy

Dr. Kevin E. Brueilly, the chair of the Department of Physical Therapy and founding director of the Doctor of Physical Therapy and Neurologic Residency Programs at Wingate University, has been named chair of the Department of Physical Therapy in the College of Allied Health Sciences at Augusta...

Pretlow named dean of College of Allied Health Sciences

Dr. Lester Pretlow has been named dean of the College of Allied Health Sciences at Augusta University, effective May 1, 2018. Pretlow has served in the interim role since August 2017. โ€œDr. Pretlow is a nationally recognized expert in medical technology, and we are pleased to have such an...

Balas to step down; Pretlow named interim dean

Dr. Andrew Balas, dean of the College of Allied Health Sciences, will step down Aug. 11, to return to his faculty role within the college. Balas has served as dean since 2011, and in that time, has worked to increase student enrollment and retention and grow the academic curriculum with new...

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