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Attention: Student Health Services closure (Dec. 15-30)

The following announcement was posted by Student Health Services on Dec. 6, 2016. Attention students, Student Health Services will be closed from Dec. 15 to Dec. 30. SHS will resume normal operations on Jan. 3, 2017. If you have a medical emergency...

Today: Free HIV testing for World AIDS Day

WHAT: World AIDS Day is held on Dec. 1 to unite people worldwide in the fight against HIV, show support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have died. Free rapid HIV testing and an HIV info table will be offered on the Augusta...

Free HIV testing for World AIDS Day

Media advisory for Thursday, Dec. 1 WHAT: World AIDS Day is held on Dec. 1 to unite people worldwide in the fight against HIV, show support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have died. Free rapid HIV testing and an HIV info...

Therapy dog helps ease students’ anxiety

Augusta University students who visit Student Health Services are likely to meet Bella, a regular volunteer and certified therapy dog. Bella, a 6-year-old Shih Tzu, has worked as a therapy dog for the last five years. As a puppy, Bella was enrolled...

Take Back the Night in photos

In partnership with Paine College and Rape Crisis and Sexual Assault Services, Augusta University hosts the annual events in April of each year as part of a national movement to end sexual violence. On Thursday, April 21, the 20 Annual Take Back the...

Editorial tackles brain trauma

Editorial tackles brain trauma

Chad Asplund, Medical Director of Student Health Services, cited the relatively low risk of brain injury on the football field as the invited writer of an editorial featured on the bmj.com home page Tuesday. The editorial, “Brain Damage in American...

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