• The Beeper [2007 Vol. 17, No. 18]

      Connell, Amy; Hilliard, Jennifer; Pendergrast, Robert; Francis, Sean; McVicker, Sandra I.; Layman, Lawrence C; Baker, Toni; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2007-08-29)
      Features this week include: Mandatory-fee waiver approved for combat veterans attending MCG; Dental school begins Advanced Education in General Dentistry Residency Program; Dr. Tingen elected Academic Council vice chair; Mini-Medical School fall semester begins; Preparing your child for school; Grant to further diversify nursing student body; Green tea may help with inflammatory skin diseases; For your health; Meet your SGA leaders; Employee recognition; School supply bonanza; Tumors use enzyme to suppress immune response; New clinic treats children with Spanish-speaking parents.
    • The Beeper [2007 Vol. 17, No. 19]

      Connell, Amy; Baker, Toni; Hilliard, Jennifer; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2007-09-12)
      Features this week include: Rising to the challenge; MCG and A.R. Johnson team up to grow health professionals; Dr. Alleyne named chair of neurosurgery; Employee recognition; Getting to know you; Vascular surgeon joins MCG faculty; Scientists find why red beans and rice can be nauseating; Small animal imaging facility is big boon to research; Twin study probes environmental stress in cardiovascular disease, diabetes; New cancer fighter may battle ICU infections; Reaching young minds; Clery Act Compliance.
    • The Beeper [2007 Vol. 17, No. 20]

      Connell, Amy; Baker, Toni; Moores, Danielle Wong; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2007-09-26)
      Features this week include: Pack lightly to prevent back injuries, say OT students; Family Day visitors; Patients will help MCG residents and faculty become better physicians; $95,000 FEMA grant will support child safety; Give from the heart-campaign slated for October; Dental student recognized for PAC donations; Nursing honor society hosts fashion show; Employee recognition; Family Day at MCG; Mohs surgeon, dermatopathologist join MCG faculty.
    • The Beeper [2007 Vol. 17, No. 21]

      Hilliard, Jennifer; Connell, Amy; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2007-10-10)
      Features this week include: Top expansion planners tapped for school expansion; Tobacco-free campus kicks off Nov. 15; Georgia Correctional HealthCare celebrates 10th anniversary; School of Dentistry receives $1.3 million for new residency program; Legislators learn about stroke care; Dr. Boyd named associate dean; NIH loan repayment awards available; Dr. Lewis receives school of dentistry teaching award.
    • The Beeper [2007 Vol. 17, No. 22]

      ITSS; Hilliard, Jennifer; Connell, Amy; Walls, Sharron C.; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2007-10-24)
      Features this week include: New programs designed to improve patient care; P-card use closely monitored; AOA inductees; Tobacco-free campus initiative offers cessation support; Decorate-but do it right; High-deduction option added to employees' benefits plan; Myths about Halloween treats can be tricky to dispel; 40th Employee recognition awards 2007; Dentistry students and faculty awarded scholarships; School of Dentistry touts six new initiatives; $1 makes it easy to make a difference.
    • The Beeper [2007 Vol. 17, No. 24]

      Hilliard, Jennifer; Baker, Toni; Walls, Sharron C.; Connell, Amy; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2007-11-21)
      Features this week include: Cancer center selected an Association of American Cancer Institute; Funding received for accelerated master's-level nursing program; Mr. Bowes named vice president for finance; Anti-smoking strategy targets fourth-graders, parents; New additions to food service choices; Patient's vision loss inspires medical student's career; MCG Research Institute honors investigators; School of Medicine holds inaugural Chair Investiture Ceremony; Tuesday Noon - Staff, student and faculty wow with talent; Cruising for Halloween; We're tobacco free; Helping troubled youth; An act of love for children; Good bacteria can fend off ailments; This won't hurt...; Allied Heath Professions Week.
    • The Beeper [2008 Vol. 18, No. 10]

      Deriso, Christine Hurley; Connell, Amy; Hinely, Paula; Hilliard, Jennifer; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-05-14)
      Features this week include: Commencement 2008 AAMC President urges graduates to embody ideals; Nursing student receives Beard award for compassionate care; Fair warning; Signing up to save lives; Augusta commission approves Gilbert Manor land for MCG; Regents visit campus; Grants boost allied health enrollment; Distinguished chairs honored; "Heart of the campus" reopens; MCG honors outstanding faculty; MCG recognizes distinguished alumni; Homecoming Scrapbook; Alpha Upsilon Phi honors inaugural members; Nurse expert returns to MCG; MCG recognizes outstanding students; Former dean lauds MCG's statewide scope.
    • The Beeper [2008 Vol. 18, No. 11]

      Hinely, Paula; Walls, Sharron C.; Connell, Amy; Baker, Toni; Hilliard, Jennifer; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-05-28)
      Features this week include: Employee Advisory Council: Meet the candidates; Faculty member's son hits the big time; President Rahn discusses highlights of master plan; MCGHealth repeats as CVI Top 100 hospital; School of Dentistry to develop game-based dental implant simulator; Team MCG increases participation; Department of Respiratory Therapy establishes online degree; Diabetes prevention merges faith, fitness and community; Medical illustration student sculpts giant brain; Old antibiotic may find new life as treatment to optimize stroke damage; Graduate student honored for academic achievements; Professor makes good on his promise to match funds; Batter up!; Celebrating contributions; Appreciation for service; Treatment targets lung disease in preemies; National Smile Month emphasizes oral and overall health; Dr. Mei honored for schizophrenia studies; Families shed light on Alzheimer's.
    • The Beeper [2008 Vol. 18, No. 13]

      Baker, Toni; Hilliard, Jennifer; Walls, Sharron C.; Connell, Amy; Hinely, Paula; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-06-25)
      Features this week include: Health care in Georgia prisons cheaper than in private sector; MCG's economic impact nears $1 billion; MCG will terminate relationship with MCG Foundation, INC; Dean selected for Southeast Georgia campus; Molecule plays powerful role in avoiding organ rejection; MCGHealth retains Level 1 trauma designation; Early risers enjoy breakfast with the president; Kids benefit from grant; Fellowship hones medical students' research skills during summer hiatus; Take care of yourself while tending your yard; Tips minimize risk of heat-related illness; Supporting Boys and Girls Clubs of Augusta; Walk to Hawaii ends with luau; Statistical tool could explain gene study variations; Scientists study neuron migration that enables sexual maturity.
    • The Beeper [2008 Vol. 18, No. 14]

      Walls, Sharron C.; Hilliard, Jennifer; Hinely, Paula; Connell, Amy; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-07-09)
      Features this week include: Human Research Protection program accredited; MCG Alert test goes well, but...; VP Office reorganized, new structure emphasizes student engagement; Lawmaker visits MCG; A pledge for patients; A recognition well-deserved; Grant increases dental students' outreach with underserved populations; Students complete inaugural Nursing Career summer camp; Learning Curve; Dr. Marino honored for bone research; Blue light used to harden tooth fillings stunts tumor growth; Programs bridge basic translational research skills.
    • The Beeper [2008 Vol. 18, No. 15]

      Deriso, Christine Hurley; Baker, Toni; Walls, Sharron C.; Connell, Amy; Miller, Douglas; Kirch, Darrell G; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-07-23)
      Features this week include: Nationwide Panel: Act now to avert health care crisis; School of Medicine received full LCME accreditation; NIH funding vital to MCG mission; Family bonds over book; Nuclear stress test can detect more than blockages; Dr. Bailey named Master; School address rescheduled; A dose of hospitality; Community leaders meet; Newsmakers; Safety tips; MCGHealth sponsors Westobou Festival; Watch your step, campus walking map revised.
    • The Beeper [2008 Vol. 18, No. 16]

      Connell, Amy; Walls, Sharron C.; Hinely, Paula; Hilliard, Jennifer; Baker, Toni; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-08-06)
      Features this week include: Research easy to swallow for MCG Resident of the Year; Blissit, Adamson award nominations sought; MCG Pipeline programs pave way to health care careers; School of Allied Health Sciences video received Telly award; Control self-assessment initiative gears up; Dr. Thomas named associate dean for evaluation; OT students bolster skills at camp; Welcome...to these new members of the MCG community; Kid stuff; Nursing students receive laptop loaners; New breast cancer test may augment mammograms; Rice compound can reduce diabetes complications.
    • The Beeper [2008 Vol. 18, No. 19]

      Deriso, Christine Hurley; Walls, Sharron C.; Parrish, Denise; Connell, Amy; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-09-17)
      Features this week include: 2008 State of the University address; A Better Tomorrow campaign kicks off Sept. 30; PeopleSoft Financials upgrade moved to November; $10,000 grant makes room for CMC teen patients; Free series covers complementary, alternative cancer treatments; Getting to know you; Getting the info out; SGA sponsors voter registration drives; New curriculum gives nursing students more clinical experience; Meet your 2008-09 SGA officers; Drug sheds new light on blinding disease; The Medical College of Georgia Clery Act.
    • The Beeper [2008 Vol. 18, No. 1]

      Baker, Toni; Connell, Amy; Walls, Sharron C.; Hilliard, Jennifer; Hinely, Paula; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-01-09)
      Features this week include: MCGHI gift supports clinical nurse leader program; Pilot program to expand HIV screening; MCG selected as RNA laboratory for worldwide diabetes study; A step in the right direction; Student Life Survey helps improve services; Human Assurance Committee recognized; MCG receives designation from National Cancer Institute; Sophomore medical student elected to AAMC post; Students get real-world experience with fake patients; Arts Council honors artists; A Medical School Santa; Poster Day for School of Nursing; Radiothon raises $144,000 for Children's Medical Center; Welcome legislators; Diabetes expert to speak; Ho, ho, ho and a merry ol' soul; Grant will benefit families' mental health; Dr. Horuzsko co-edits journal on HLA-G and cancer.
    • The Beeper [2008 Vol. 18, No. 20]

      Walls, Sharron C.; Connell, Amy; Hilliard, Jennifer; Parrish, Denise; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-10-01)
      Features this week include: State issues Certificate of Need for ambulatory care center; Ground broken for new cancer center; Student finds music, medicine pays off; Commission votes to fund Gilbert Manor purchase; Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home to upgrade; Changes to insurance coverage; Student research; Lightening the load; Family Day Scrapbook; Performing live!; Dental student chapter brings home national awards; Financial aid application available online; Mini-Medical School fall semester begins Oct. 14; MCG lends hand in wake of Ike; Virtual reality lab enhances surgeons' skills; Indian spice reduces size of hemorrhagic stroke; 41st Employee Recognition Awards 2008.
    • The Beeper [2008 Vol. 18, No. 22]

      Baker, Toni; Connell, Amy; Walls, Sharron C.; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-10-29)
      Features this week include: Dean selected for MCG/UGA Medical Partnership Campus; Change is in the air; Web-based modules to improve radiology resident education; Conflict of interest is a serious matter; Blissit Award recipient likes the scenery here; Adamson award recipient "licensed to kill"; Scholarships to increase diversity of accelerated nursing program; Training and compliance; History lesson; Travel contract adds agencies; Online course enlightens physicians about community-associated MRSA; Family helps medical students learn about compassion.
    • The Beeper [2008 Vol. 18, No. 23]

      Connell, Amy; Walls, Sharron C.; Hinely, Paula; Humphrey, Deborah; Hilliard, Jennifer; Baker, Toni; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-11-12)
      Features this week include: Program aims to improve patient rounds; A message form the President; Dental school offers good value, great education, dean says in annual address; MCGHealth named to Reader's Choice Honor Roll; MCG incubator gains national recognition; MCG Health, inc. transfers $7.1 million to MCG; An entertaining hour; Working with the community; Former MCG president dies; Tobacco cessation: Turn over a new leaf; Institute funds pilot studies; Students offered new convenience; Mayor proclaims celebration; School of Nursing offers Halloween fun for everyone; MCG police are among "best of the best"; Memories selectively, safely erased in mice; Scientists identify gene linked to puberty disorders; Gates Foundation funds HIV vaccine research; Impact of insulin pump under study; Physical therapy students put the fun in exercise; School of Nursing at Athens receives state honors.
    • The Beeper [2008 Vol. 18, No. 25]

      Deriso, Christine Hurley; Baker, Toni; Connell, Amy; Walls, Sharron C.; Hilliard, Jennifer; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-12-10)
      Features this week include: Cost-cutting measures affect health plan premiums, student fees; Exercise helps overweight children reduce anger expression; Medical educators to be honored; SCCP participation doubles; MCG names three senior vice presidents; Academic council changes name; School of Medicine academic calendar changes; Partnerships grow; Poster day; Here to help; Save the Date! Tech Fair is coming March 11; IDO findings make first steps toward transplant patients; New MCG Medical Associates physician has higher calling; Dr. Miller named among top cardiologists.
    • The Beeper [2008 Vol. 18, No. 2]

      Baker, Toni; Connell, Amy; Hinely, Paula; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-01-23)
      Features this week include: School of Medicine expansion plan unveiled; Dr. Peiper named senior associate dean for translational science; Night of White; MCG students take stage to present global issue; Wellness Center welcomes visitor 500,000; Governor's Teaching Fellows Program seeks nominations; Nominations requested for resident of the year; Celebrating Dr. King; Night of White, snowflake-themed event to benefit CMC; Expansion plan at a glance; Disclosure reports required; Free tobacco-cessation counseling still available;Dr. Schumacher named associate dean for simulated learning innovations; Residents' library dedicated to Dr. Feldman's memory; Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine announce administrative changes; Dr. Buccafucso receives pharmacology award.
    • The Beeper [2008 Vol. 18, No. 3]

      Baker, Toni; Walls, Sharron C.; Connell, Amy; Hilliard, Jennifer; Humphrey, Deborah; Parrish, Denise; Williams, Julie; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-02-06)
      Features this week include: MCG students and faculty help teens shape up; Expansion "a work in progress"; MCGHealth offers guest meals for family members; ALS clinic receives national certification; Saving little hearts; Shredding, recycling programs to consolidate; Meeting the governor; New copy center more convenient; Presenting history; Cell division studies hint at future cancer therapy; Risk factors for Parkinson's disease under study; President's Corporate Partnership Program helps MCG, community; Stem cell therapy studies for stroke, cerebral palsy prepare for clinical trials; Dr. Messias selected for global disease study.