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Medical experts say sports safety efforts need to start at high school level

...often necessary to fund programs.With legislation comes politics and give and take. Kevin Guskiewicz, professor and co-director of the Matthew Gfeller Sport-Related Traumatic Brain Injury Research Center at the University of North Carolina...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-03-27/medical-experts-say-s
QE draws to a close; how well did Fed's stimulus work?

...the start of 2009 to $2.7 trillion today."The criticisms of QE were clearly overblown," says Dean Baker, a co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research, a liberal think tank based in Washington. "The flip side is that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-11-01/qe-draws-close-how-well-did-feds-st
Georgia Regents researchers investigate ways to help cystic fibrosis patients exercise

...question becomes "once it dilates the vessels, will that improve exercise capacity?" said Dr. Caralee Forseen, a co-director of the GRU Cystic Fibrosis Center. The idea would be to do it once and see whether it improves function and also administer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-08-27/georgia-regents-researchers-
Friendship was forged in heat of 1964 civil rights struggle

...harassment for trying to register blacks in the Klan-infested Mississippi Delta. By 1964, the Harlem native ? now co-director of the Council of Federated Organizations, an umbrella organization for civil rights groups ? had reached a conclusion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-06-21/friendship-was-forged-heat-1964-civ
Watchdog: Retaliation complaints jump at VA

...was severely understaffed and could not keep up with "the dangerous flood of patients" there. Mitchell, a former co-director of the Phoenix VA hospital's ER, said in testimony prepared for the House committee that serious medical problems...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-08/watchdog-retaliation-com
Preschools with eco-friendly focus grow across nation

...live."We feel that anything you can learn inside, we can learn outside," said Sunflower Mars, the school's co-director. "We let them be self-guided."The driving force behind the trend is parents, said Peter J. Pizzolongo, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-09-07/more-preschools-go-green
Physical therapy or surgery for knee pain

...approach with physical therapy may be a better option. Dr. Jeffrey Katz, professor of orthopedic surgery at Harvard and co-director of the Brigham and Women's Hospital Spine Center, and colleagues from seven large hospitals around the country studied...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-05-20/physical-therapy-or-surgery-
Pushing back

...More recently, there's conservative commentator Dinesh D'Souza ? author of The Roots of Obama's Rage and co-director of its film adaptation, 2016: Obama's America. He is under indictment on charges of violating campaign finance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-02-26/pushing-back
On the move

...Youngstown State University; doctor of biomedical sciences, Kent State UniversityDR. LAWRENCE LAYMANNew job title: Co-director, University System of Georgia MD/PhD programEmployer: Georgia Regents UniversityWork experience: He is Robert...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-30/move
Hospice, alternatives sought for end-stage cancer

...patients and families about options and getting them more involved in decision-making, said Dr. David Goodman, a co-director of the Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care Pro ject and a professor at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth."It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-09-14/hospice-alternatives-sought-