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Name recognition

It took a little while to get things right, but the end result - institutional names everyone can live with - was worth the wait.

Diverse experiences shape first Harrison chair at Medical College of Georgia

...Distinguished University Chair in Surgery at the Medical College of Georgia.It is one of the fruits of a historic $66 million gift to the MCG Foundation by Dr. Harrison, a grateful MCG alumnus...


Corporal Chris Niehus of the Georgia State Patrol has completed a course in Drug Recognition Expert Recertification. Students completing the course are recertified as Drug Recognition Experts by the International Association of Chiefs of Police and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

Number of medical school students at record high

The number of students enrolled in U.S. medical school reached another historic high this year. But with a cap on residency positions and an aging baby boomer population, a physician shortage still looms.

Overcoming fears, experiencing adrenaline rush make haunted houses attractive

...this story misspelled the name of Dale Peeples, assistant professor of child and adolescent psychology at the Medical College of Georgia.. Bob Fickling stood quietly among the hundreds gathered within the black walls surrounding Plantation...

Health care was superb

I truly was blown away with the superior care the staff gave me at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University while I was in the hospital for triple-bypass surgery by Dr. Dominic R. Gallo and his wonderful team...

Remembering is central to faith, worship, Communion

...since 1966, this has been a fall rite and a labor of love for me. My class had only 91 graduates ? in stark comparison to the MCG class of 2016, which will have well over 200 receiving their doctor of medicine degrees. With 91 of us together in both...

Carolyn Lane Mize - Michael Joseph Buckshaw

Buckshaw - Mize Augusta, Ga. - Miss Carolyn Lane Mize and Mr. Michael Joseph Buckshaw were united in marriage at 6:30 p.m., Saturday, June 20, 2015 at Sacred Heart Cultural Center in Augusta, Ga. Reverend David Turner officiated the

Loss of GBI chief medical examiner shouldn't affect area coroners

The GBI medical examiner system suffered another setback last week when its chief examiner abruptly retired, but officials say area coroners shouldn't see a decline in service.