Wednesday, April 16, 2014

New technique enables accurate, hands-free measure of heart and respiration rates

A simple video camera paired with complex algorithms appears to provide an accurate means to remotely monitor heart and respiration rates day or night, researchers report. The inexpensive method for ... Read More »

Alumni Barbecue and A Day for GRU Celebration set for Oct. 11

BBQ (2)

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Alumni Barbecue and A Day for GRU Celebration is set for 5:30-9 p.m., Friday, Oct. 11 at the D. Douglas Barnard Jr. Amphitheatre on Georgia Regents ... Read More »

Medical Associates Executive Committee to meet Oct 14

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 »

GRU Student Death

A first year student at Georgia Regents University from Evans Georgia died on Tuesday, October 1 while driving on Riverwatch Parkway in Columbia County. “I am deeply saddened by the ... Read More »

MCG White Coat Ceremony scheduled for Oct. 12

MCG White Coat

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The first-year class of the Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University will mark the beginning of their medical careers at the annual White Coat Ceremony ... Read More »

Smith appointed to lead GRU Institute of Public and Preventive Health

Dr. Selina Smith

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Dr. Selina Smith, Deputy Director of the Morehouse School of Medicine Cancer Research Program, has been named Director of the Georgia Regents University Institute of Public and ... Read More »

Erectile dysfunction drugs may prevent colon cancer

Erectile dysfunction drugs may be able to help prevent or even treat colon cancer, researchers say. They are studying three drugs, including Viagra, that appear to protect the lining of ... Read More »

Dolen elected Chairman of Residency Review Committee for Allergy and Immunology

Dr. William K. Dolen, Interim Chief of the Section of Allergy-Immunology and Rheumatology at the Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University, has been elected Chairman of the Accreditation ... Read More »

Atlanta Business Chronicle: Helping detect liver cancer early

Atlanta Business Chronicle, Sept. 27, 2013 GRU research about a new way to screen for liver cancer was featured in the Atlanta Business Chronicle. Read: Helping detect liver cancer early.   Read More »

Inside Higher Ed: Beyond Anecdote

Inside Higher Ed, Sept. 27, 2013 An opinion piece by David Brond about making decisions in academia based on one person’s opinion appeared in Inside Higher Ed. Read: Beyond Anecdote.   Read More »