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Economist's poverty research earns Nobel

...expand subsidies."Households that were not defined as poor before can now be reached," said Ing vild Almas, an associate professor at the Norwegian School of Economics. "That is a direct result of Deaton's research."He also hit on what...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-12/economists-poverty-researc
Alzheimer's deaths increasing more than other causes, data show

...The rates would have to be sustained over the coming years to really provide a trend, said Dr. John Morgan, an associate professor of neurology in the Memory Dis or ders Program at Geor gia Re gents University. Because the disease risk increases...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-19/alzheimers-deaths-increasing
Equipment keeps K-9s cool when handlers are away

...patrol car. His handler was subsequently demoted and placed on six months probation.Dr. Ben Brain ard, an associate professor of critical care in the University of Georgia's Department of Small Ani mal Medicine and Surgery, told The Chronicle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-20/equipment-keeps-k-9s-cool-whe
More women playing fantasy sports, report says

...sports because of fantasy. More than 70 percent said football was their favorite fantasy sport.David Hunt, an associate professor of sociology at Georgia Regents University, said he thinks fantasy football has grown in popularity because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-09/more-women-playing-fantasy-sp
Pope speeds up, simplifies process for annulments

...abortion, the question is: What precisely is the argument against compassion?" said Christopher Bellitto, an associate professor of history at Keane University.Catholics have long complained that it can take years to get an annulment, if...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-09-08/pope-speeds-simplifies-p
GRU plans to have new dean by next summer

...entrepreneurship and innovation within the institution's research and academic programs.Miller joined GRU in 2000 as an Associate Professor of Business Administration and, after six years of serving in this capacity, became the dean of the business...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-02/gru-plans-have-new-dean-ne
Racial identity of "Black Lives Matter" activist questioned

...themselves."If Shaun King did falsify his history he might have a credibility problem, said Andra Gillespie, associate professor of political science at Emory University in Atlanta, who specializes in ethnic political participation. She said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-08-24/racial-identity-black-live
Augusta group raising awareness of kidney disease, lack of diabetes monitoring at Kidney Action Day event

...missing preventive and health promotion visits that can help address these risk factors, said Dr. Pam Cromer, associate professor in the College of Nursing at Georgia Regents University, who works in community health promotion and prevention...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-07-21/augusta-group-raising-awaren
Farmworkers get screenings from GRU medical students at their workplace

...with the accompanying health problems of high blood pressure, said Pam Cromer, a family nurse practitioner and associate professor in the College of Nursing. Another is Vitamin D deficiency, which can have an impact on bone health, among people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-07-17/farmworkers-get-screenings-g
Hot confines of car can be deadly to pets

...People just don't understand how hot it gets inside a car."Citing a recent study, Dr. Ben Brain ard, an associate professor of critical care in the University of Georgia's Department of Small Ani mal Medicine and Surgery, said temperatures...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-28/hot-confines-car-can-be-deadl