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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
Student teachers must prove classroom skills to state

...teachers are effective while measuring the quality of the programs they are graduating from.Judi Wilson, an associate professor of teacher education at GRU, said the school has given pilot edTPA tests to teacher candidates since the spring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-07-25/student-teachers-must-pro
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
Domestic violence reports on decline but issues remain, officials say

...while at the same time reminding victims that law enforcement can make a difference, he said.Allison Foley, an associate professor in Georgia Regents University's Department of Sociology, Criminal Justice and Social Work, said violence tendencies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-12/domestic-violence-repo
The sad rate of mothers dying in childbirth

...states on maternal mortality. "Only about 25 states do a formal maternal mortality review,'' said Lindsay, associate professor in the division of gynecology and obstetrics at the Emory School of Medicine.But the Peach State can't take...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-13/sad-rate-mothers-dying-child
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
Make garden work more efficiently in appearance, effort

...another chore." EMPHASIZE SAFETY: "Avoid acute and chronic repetitive strain injuries," said Anne Lindsay, an associate professor and exercise physiologist with University of Nevada-Reno Cooperative Extension. If it's the end of the day...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2015-06-18/make-garden-work-mor
Upcoming calendar

...GROUP MONTHLY MEETING: 6:06-8 p.m. Tuesday, St. John Towers dining room; Dr. Katherine Cirrocca, an associate professor in the College of Dental Medicine at GRU and faculty advisor in the Geriatrics Program, discussing the dental issues...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-06-16/upcoming-calenda
In some eyes, deflated footballs scandal hasn't tarnished Tom Brady's legacy

...him."If you're not from the area, the Patriots are an amazingly easy team to hate," said Adam Brasel, an associate professor of marketing at Boston College. "The actual severity of the punishment is not going to change people's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-06-20/some-eyes-deflated-footballs-
Paine College professor works to impact future of young black girls

...Lindsay-Dennis said. "I always gravitated toward helping others, even as a child. And that never stopped."As an associate professor of education at Paine College, Lindsay-Dennis is one local "rising star" chosen as The Augusta Metro Chamber...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-06-05/paine-college-professor-w