Augusta University Health’s Adrenal Center will celebrate its grand opening on Jan. 29. The center represents a collaboration between clinical care and research to provide multidisciplinary, comprehensive and timely care to patients with diseases of...
A conference to train health care providers from across rural Georgia in the latest and best practices in emergency medicine will be held Feb. 9-10 at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University.
Lingering inflammation in the colon is a known risk factor for colorectal cancer, and now scientists report one way it resets the stage to enable this common and often deadly cancer.
Each fall semester, first-year medical students at the Medical College of Georgia participate in a Head, Eyes, Ears, Oral Cavity, Nose and Throat workshop as part of their Physical Diagnosis course.
There’s more evidence that a high-fat diet is bad for both younger males and females, but exactly how it’s harmful may differ between the sexes, scientists report.
Dr. Jin-Xiong She recently received a fourth renewal on the TEDDY study, which is working to find out how genetics and environmental factors collide and lead to the development of type 1 diabetes in some children.
The stroke specialist and nationally recognized expert in telestroke care began his new job Jan. 1.
If a simple screening, along with the safest, most effective vaccine ever tested could save your life, would you take it? Multiple studies over the last 10 years have shown a Pap smear and the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine are the keys to...
Dr. Phillip L. Coule has been named Vice President and chief medical officer for Augusta University Health System and associate dean for Clinical Affairs for the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University.
In her four years at Augusta University, honors student Shubhra Rajpurohit has accomplished a lot. More importantly, though, she’s discovered her passion: research.
Sitting in an emergency room late one night, watching the flash of ambulance lights from the window, Jordan Knoefler knew he wanted to be a doctor.
Dr. Vinata B. Lokeshwar, chair of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, is the recipient of the 2018 Distinguished Service Award from the Society for Basic Urological Research.
For almost 20 years, the department’s holiday party has continued to be a time when faculty and staff can enjoy each others company but is also an opportunity to help those in the Augusta community.
When it comes to providing the best care for our patients, staff at the Georgia Cancer Center are focused on putting the patient and their family at the center of the treatment plan.
Dr. Shaheen Islam, chief of the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, is the recipient of the 2018 Educator Award from the Association of Interventional Pulmonary Program Directors.
Scientists at MCG are studying ways to improve cognition and reduce weight gain in patients with schizophrenia.
The year's top-10 Jagwire reader favorites highlight innovative and creative work from faculty, students, staff, researchers and clinicians.
Over the last 50 years, the Dental College of Georgia has grown, changed and prepared nearly 2,500 dentists to provide oral health care to Georgia and the world.
With participating teams from training programs around the country, Drs. Reed and Mawhirt competed to answer a variety of questions posed by an expert panel.
Alumna of the Summer STAR program, Three Minute Thesis competition winner and recipient of multiple Graduate Research Day awards, Grace Fox will receive yet another title at graduation: doctor.