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The Spearman Family: At the Crossroads of History

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the desegregation of the Medical College of Georgia, Jagwire presents the story of Dr. David Ronald “Ron” Spearman, a member of the third integrated class in the the college’s history. Written by...

Hocker named newest Harrison Chair

AUGUSTA, Ga. (Sept. 8, 2016) – Dr. Michael B. Hocker, a former Navy flight surgeon and chief and medical director of the Division of Emergency Medicine at Duke University, is the new J. Harold Harrison, MD, Distinguished University Chair in...

MCG receives full accreditation

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, the state’s public medical school, has received full eight-year accreditation from the accrediting body for the nation’s medical schools. The Liaison Committee on Medical Education...

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