Inside Medical College of Georgia: First 100 days with new dean

Dr. David C. Hess, the new dean of the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University talked with a writer for Metro Atlanta CEO recently about his first 100 days.

Hess shared his excitement about leading Georgia’s only public medical school and his continued dedication to education, service and research to optimize health care throughout the state.

Hess joined the MCG faculty in 1990 and served as chair of the Department of Neurology from 2001-17. In April, Hess was officially named dean of Georgia’s only public medical school and executive vice president for Medical Affairs and Integration for the university.

Atlanta Metro CEO: Inside the Medical College of Georgia: First 100 Days With New Dean

May 8, 2017

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Denise Parrish

Denise Parrish is Director of Communications for Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement at Augusta University. Contact her to schedule an interview on this topic at 706-721-9760 or

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