Friday, April 18, 2014

Medical Associates Executive Committee to meet April 21

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees of The Medical College of Georgia Physicians Practice Group Foundation, doing business as Georgia Regents Medical Associates, will meet ... Read More »

Osteoporosis drugs appear to impede cell membrane repair


A class of drugs widely used to treat osteoporosis appears to impede a cell’s ability to repair a protective outer membrane that helps determine what enters and exits, researchers report. ... Read More »

Chattanooga Times & Free Press: Marijuana oil studies get OK in Georgia

Chattanooga Times & Free Press: April 10, 2014 Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal on Thursday revived an effort to let children suffering from seizures try medicinal marijuana oil as treatment. At ... Read More »

WBNS-TV Columbus, Ohio: Georgia governor backs medical marijuana trials

WBNS-TV Columbus: April 10, 2014 Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal says the state and Georgia Regents University will work to help children with seizure disorders get access to a form of ... Read More »

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Deal backs medical marijuana trials

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution: April 10, 2014 Gov. Nathan Deal on Thursday announced two separate efforts to pursue clinical trials on a cannabis-based drug that has shown promise in helping children ... Read More »

Marietta Patch: Deal Announces Plan To Legalize Cannabis Oil For Epileptic Children April 10, 2014 Gov. Nathan Deal announced two possible routes Georgia could embark on in an effort to legalize cannabis oil for children with epileptic disorders. Deal said he’s ... Read More »

Reuters: Georgia governor outlines alternative plan for medical marijuana

Reuters: April 10, 2014 Georgia Governor Nathan Deal is working on a way to legalize medical marijuana for treatment of children with seizure disorders. One option would be for Georgia ... Read More »

Governor outlines plans for clinical trials at Georgia Regents University for children with epileptic disorders

Gov. Nathan Deal today plotted a path forward for the safe and legal use of cannabis oil by Georgia children suffering from epileptic disorders. The governor also announced that he ... Read More »

Hospital driveway closed through Wednesday, April 9

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The main driveway into Georgia Regents Medical Center off 15th Street is closed from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. through Wednesday, April 9, due to construction at ... Read More »

Raft Debate set for April 18

Raft Debate

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The fate of an internist, pediatrician, and surgeon is in the hands of students at the Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University. All three are ... Read More »