Joe Webber is the director of the Office of Critical Events Preparedness and Response (CEPaR) at Augusta University. He and his office worked closely with leadership throughout AU's COVID-19 response efforts.
The Medical Reserve Corps at Augusta University is made up of faculty, staff and students of all skill levels and talents who are ready to help when disaster strikes.
Learn how the university's Office of Critical Event Preparedness and Response is helping manage the growing concerns resulting from the COVID-19 outbreak.
Hostile events and mass shootings are complex. While addressing the immediate threat and treating casualties are the primary goals, emergency response extends far beyond the actual event. Once the immediate threat has passed and casualties are...
“There has been such a great spirit of generosity and I feel even more proud to be a member of this institution," said Joe Webber, director of CEPaR at Augusta University.
The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation’s 4th Annual 5K Run/Walk will take place Saturday, Sept. 7, beginning and ending at Augusta University’s Summerville Campus.
This system will enhance the university's ability to communicate with you effectively before, during and after emergency or critical events.
May is National Stop the Bleed Month, and in the wake of public mass shootings, Augusta University has joined the nationwide campaign.
Take a look at what's happening at Augusta University next week.
Augusta University partners with local emergency response agencies for disaster drill.
Since joining AU Health in 2008, Damron has overseen the alignment of clinical finances and administrative activities under a unified health system structure. His last day is April 15.
Augusta University is helping you stay safe when disaster strikes.
As Hurricane Michael approaches the Gulf Coast, we are monitoring forecasts closely to ensure the safety of our employees, patients and students. Communication is important. Update your information in Jag Alert. If we can’t reach you, we can’t...
Updated 2:04 p.m., Friday, Sept. 14: As Hurricane Florence slowly moves through the Carolinas, the latest forecasts show the Augusta area will not experience tropical force winds or rain as initially anticipated. However, we are still expected to...
At approximately 10:05 a.m., power was lost to the southern end of the Health Sciences Campus when an underground connection on a high voltage powerline failed. Effected buildings included the Cancer Research Center, the Interdisciplinary Research...
At its seventh annual Heroes Breakfast on June 19, the Augusta area chapter of the American Red Cross recognized members of Augusta University in three separate categories.
“It was an exercise in coordination,” said Teri Mobley. “I’m not clinical...but I was able to use my skill set to put people in the right place.”
“Anyone in the community can help," said Dr. Jean Pawl. "Not just those with specific skills."
Learn more about the Augusta University Medical Reserve Corps and how you can help in a crisis.