Thursday, December 18, 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 »

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 »

Duncan named MCG Associate Dean for Admissions


Dr. Gina N. Duncan, a psychiatrist who has served as Interim Associate Dean for Admissions for the Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University since 2012, is the new ... Read More »

Jacobs named Chief of Addiction Medicine at GRU

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AUGUSTA, Ga. – Dr. William S. Jacobs, Associate Professor and Chief of Interventional Pain Management at the University of Florida College of Medicine, has been named Chief of Addiction Medicine ... Read More »

MCG Dean honors two neurosurgeons for their commitment to medical education


  A Medical College of Georgia graduate and Chairman Emeritus of the MCG Foundation, Inc., and a retired neurosurgeon who ran Rome’s famed Harbin Clinic were honored Thursday by Dr. ... Read More »

Hefner to step down as CEO, EVP at GRU|GRHealth

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Effective June 30, David S. Hefner will step down as CEO of Georgia Regents Medical Center and Medical Associates, and Executive Vice President of Clinical Affairs for ... Read More »

Azziz selected for AAP membership

Ricardo Azziz

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Dr. Ricardo Azziz, President of Georgia Regents University and CEO of Georgia Regents Health System, has been selected for membership to the Association of American Physicians. His ... Read More »

GRU selects new history department chair

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Dr. Andrew Goss, Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of History at the University of New Orleans,  has been named Chair of the Department of History, Anthropology, ... Read More »

Leeper named Chief of Staff at GRU|GRHealth

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AUGUSTA, Ga. – Dr. Karla K. Leeper, Vice President for Board and Executive Affairs and Chief Compliance Officer at Baylor University, has been named Chief of Staff at Georgia Regents ... Read More »

GRU History student awarded undergraduate paper prize

Augusta, Ga. – Georgia Regents University History major Abraham Wilson has won the 2014 undergraduate paper prize from The Americas Council of the University System of Georgia. His paper, “Being ... Read More »