Thursday, April 17, 2014

Low levels of oxygen, nitric oxide worsen sickle cell disease

Low levels of both oxygen and the powerful blood vessel dilator nitric oxide appear to have an unfortunate synergy for patients with sickle cell disease, researchers report. Their studies indicate ... Read More »

Khleif named to National Cancer Policy Forum

Dr. Samir N. Khleif

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Dr. Samir N. Khleif, Director of the Georgia Regents University Cancer Center, has been named to the National Academies of Sciences’ Institute of Medicine National Cancer Policy ... Read More »

Grant will boost technology at GRU Literacy Center

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AUGUSTA, Ga.- The Creel-Harrison Foundation has awarded Georgia Regents University’s Literacy Center with a $15,000 grant for technology improvements. ”The  grant will be used to purchase Power Reading Pro software, ... Read More »

GRU Cancer Center Director named to National Cancer Policy Forum

Dr. Samir N. Khleif

Dr. Samir N. Khleif, Director of the GRU Cancer Center at Georgia Regents University in Augusta, GA has been named to the National Academies of sciences’ Institute of Medicine National ... Read More »

Tips for filing your own income taxes

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   AUGUSTA, Ga. – The April 15th deadline to file your taxes is less than a month away, and according to a recent report from the Internal Revenue Service, close ... Read More »

Medical Associates Board of Trustees to meet March 24

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Board of Trustees of The Medical College of Georgia Physicians Practice Group Foundation, doing business as Georgia Regents Medical Associates, will meet at 5:30 p.m., Monday, ... Read More »

New therapeutic target identified for acute lung injury


A bacterial infection can throw off the equilibrium between two key proteins in the lungs and put patients at risk for a highly lethal acute lung injury, researchers report. Bacteria ... Read More »

Congressman Barrow to visit GRU

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    Event: The Georgia Regents University chapter of the ONE campaign will host a screening of the documentary “Protest to Progress” which highlights the impact of music and influential ... Read More »

Nationally-ranked graduate nursing school appears in U.S. News listings

Augusta, Ga. – Georgia Regents University’s College of Nursing top-ranked graduate nursing program appeared in the latest national rankings by U.S. News and World Report. The 2015 U.S. News & World ... Read More »

3rd annual Come Out for Health Week activities planned

A provider panel, community resource fair and a workshop on policies and practices will highlight Come Out for Health Week at Georgia Regents University, March 24-28. The week’s activities are ... Read More »