Friday, September 19, 2014

WATCH: 3D mammograms prove to be better for women

WJBF-TV ABC 6 Augusta-Aiken News, Weather, Sports GRU Radiologist Dr. Karen Panzitta talks with WJBF News Channel 6 about the benefits of a 3D mammogram. A recent study published in The Journal ... Read More »

GRU to host National Library of Medicine course in biomedical informatics

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Augusta, Ga. – The National Library of Medicine has awarded the Georgia Regents UniversityRobert B. Greenblatt, M.D. Library a multi-year, $1.7 million contract to host its Biomedical Informatics Course. The course, previously ... Read More »

Sneak Peek: Children’s Hospital of Georgia Emergency Department

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The Children’s Hospital of Georgia Emergency Department has recently undergone upgrades to its equipment and has increased from 13 to 16 beds, allowing more patients to be treated rapidly. In ... Read More »

Cookout Highlights Hospital Week

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GRHealth and the Children’s Hospital of Georgia celebrated National Hospital Week with many events including a cookout on Friday, May 16. Check out the photos here, Read More »

Atlanta Business Chronicle: GRU Nurse named CSRA Nurse of the Year

Amy McKenn of Georgia Regents University’s Children’s Hospital of Georgia was featured in the Atlanta Business Chronicle after being named Nurse of the Year at the 2014 Spirit of Nursing ... Read More »

GPB Morning Edition: Brown Vs. Board Of Education Ruling Changed School For Rural Whites As Well As African Americans

Dr. Cindi Chance, Dean of the College of Education at Georgia Regents University, talks with the host of Georgia Public Broadcasting’s Morning Edition about the desegregation and re-segregation of public ... Read More »

CHOG’s Amy McKeen named CSRA Nurse of Year

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AUGUSTA, Ga. – Amy McKeen, a nurse clinician in pediatric pulmonology and coordinator of the pediatric Cystic Fibrosis Center at Children’s Hospital of Georgia, was named Nurse of the Year at the 2014 Spirit of Nursing Showcase hosted by the CSRA Chapter of the Georgia Nurses Association. Read More »

Outstanding researchers honored by GRU Research Institute

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AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Georgia Regents University Research Institute honored outstanding researchers at its annual Awards Dinner this month. Dr. Darrell Brann, Regents Professor of Neurology and Vice Chairman of ... Read More »

Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home will hold Memorial Day ceremony

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AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home will host a Memorial Day ceremony at 9 a.m. Monday, May 26 in the facility’s courtyard. Col. Michael Hildreth, Deputy Assistant ... Read More »

Enzyme helps stem cells improve recovery from limb injuries

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While it seems like restoring blood flow to an injured leg would be a good thing, it can actually cause additional damage that hinders recovery, researchers say. Ischemia reperfusion injury ... Read More »