• 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. 12]

      Walls, Sharron C.; Hinely, Paula; Parrish, Denise; Baker, Toni; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-06-11)
      Features this week include: MCG Bikers find commute to work a gas; STAT! MCG Alert offers instant notification of emergencies; Web site links Georgians with local health resources; MCGHealth affiliates with Washington County Regional Medical Center; Student rides the Rockies for FAME; Getting ready for equipment audit; Fish fry, anyone?; Academic Council elects new officers; Broadcast celebrates $925,000 raised for MCG; Diabetes expert visits MCG; Estrogen expert speaks at MCG; MCG policies affect insurance coverage; Geneticist named associate center director; Finance positions broaden scope.
    • 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. 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. 18]

      Hinely, Paula; Walls, Sharron C.; Hilliard, Jennifer; Baker, Toni; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-09-03)
      Features this week include: Program targets school bus fumes; Regents authorize purchase of Gilbert Manor property; Dean lauds education, service in School of Allied Health Sciences; Dean emphasizes investment in growth; Discovery institutes enhance bench-to-bedside research; Environmental staff ensures you can breathe easily; Up to the challenge; Lending a helping hand; Department of Medical Ilustration draws big win; Teacher of distinction; Study assesses fetal alcohol syndrome risk; Mr. Swift wins Best in Show award for medical illustrations; New leadership team steps up for academic council; Tiny stitches benefit Camp Rainbow; Grant further studies of stress, hypertension; Likely cause of postpartum depression identified.
    • 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. 21]

      Walls, Sharron C.; Baker, Toni; Hinely, Paula; Cline, Damon; Hilliard, Jennifer; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-10-15)
      Features this week include: Puttin' on the pink; Survey to gauge faculty satisfaction; Statewide graduate medical education leadership summit set for today, tomorrow; Nursing school growing faculty, students and programs; Schizophrenia icon visits MCG; Telework flexing its muscles at MCG; Chancellor visits MCG; Legislative breakfast; MCG staffers join army; Dental students screen kids; Checking it out; Students visit schools; MCG faculty collaborate with national agencies on training standards; Breast cancer cells recycle to escape death by hormonal therapy; Glanceable dashboard measures physician communication; School of Dentistry performs its first zygoma implant; Dr. Steele honored with lifetime achievement award; Receptor teamwork seems key in treating hypertension, heart disease; Stabilizing force enhances communication between neurons, muscle cells.
    • 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. 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. 4]

      Walls, Sharron C.; Parrish, Denise; Connell, Amy; Hilliard, Jennifer; Baker, Toni; Hinely, Paula; Stepleman, Lara M.; McKinnon, Brian; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-02-20)
      Features this week include: Rising to the challenge for Team MCG; MCGHealth generates $835 million, 7000 jobs for local economy; Where's McGeek?; Electronic personal health record study targets hypertension treatment; General surgery resident identifies strategies for contemporaries; Photographer has an eye for eyes; Verizon teams with MCG to test cutting-edge technology; Surgery gives patients something to smile about; Diabetes impedes blood vessel relaxation; Keeping community informed; Clinic Day for School of Dentistry; Get your mocha at CoffeeLine; Giving parents peace of mind; Night of White huge success for CMC; Wellness Center offers expo; Mini-Medical School spring semester begins; Dr. Bennett named tobacco dependence task force; Newsmakers; Fighting depression in chronic disease; High-tech help for deafness; 13 MCG physicians named America's Top Doctors; MCG schools to collaborate to give kids a smile; 110 years young.
    • The Beeper [2008 Vol. 18, No. 5]

      Walls, Sharron C.; Connell, Amy; Baker, Toni; Hinely, Paula; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-03-05)
      Features this week include: Interdisciplinary Simulation Center to host open house; Student honored for migrant farm worker program; Resident wins international award for heart research; Cardiology fellow wins state award; Toy drive to benefit Children's Medical Center; Mini-medical school under way; Swing...fore a good cause; Yeehaw; The wonderful world of brains; Test can reduce breast cancer recurrence; Cognitive-enhancing compounds to be developed, commercialized; Urine protein may predict hypertension; Two way cell talk provides clues about neuromuscular disease; Retirees stay in touch.
    • The Beeper [2008 Vol. 18, No. 7]

      Walls, Sharron C.; Parrish, Denise; Connell, Amy; Hinely, Paula; Humphrey, Deborah; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-04-02)
      Features this week include: Bear hugs, laughter mark Match Day; Parking to cost more, hang tags return; MCG scores well in p-card audit; Student proposes electronic medical records for refugees; Nursing students host mini-health fair for the elderly; "I found one!"; In memory; What's in a brain?; Their final gift; Having fun now!; MCGHealth among top 100 for patient safety, quality; MCGHealth offers guest wireless access; Golf spectators should prepare for yellow on the greens; Making it official; Quick thinking averts disaster; Asset management completes inventory; Library adds research tool; Student ambassadors make a difference;Dr. Haywood honored for continuing education.
    • The Beeper [2008 Vol. 18, No. 8]

      Baker, Toni; Hilliard, Jennifer; Hinely, Paula; Connell, Amy; Walls, Sharron C.; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-04-16)
      Features this week include: Deans sought for medical school expansion campuses; Natalie and Lansing B. Lee Jr. Auditoria Center to be unveiled; Tickets to be issued to pedestrians, traffic study under way; Biophysicist traverses the world to teach; MCG awarded contract for FBI training; Fellowship to advance anesthesia research; Anesthesia residents present posters at national conference; Raft debate entertains, informs medical students; Dr. Bergeron to chair roundtable on youth sports safety; April 24-27 Homecoming features dance, dining, fun; Graduate Research Day features Nobel laureate; New organization seeks to serve students, MCG, community; Urology resident receives award for Agent Orange research.
    • The Beeper [2008 Vol. 18, No. 9]

      Parrish, Denise; Walls, Sharron C.; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Hinely, Paula; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008-04-30)
      Features this week include: 5k race adds dollars to Give a Smile coffers; MCGHealth performs heart transplants; Time to vote for EAC representatives; MCG computer expertise showcased at international Novell meeting; Web communication reflects campuswide branding initiative; MCG teams pound pavement to spread word of corporate synergy; Medical technology program embraces 50 years of innovation; Young leaders visit MCG campus; MedWAR test competitors, volunteers; Video games may help Parkinson's patients; Nurse leader speaks on patient safety, positive work environment; Ob/Gyn declares victory in debate.
    • The Beeper [2009 Vol. 19, No. 10]

      Deriso, Christine Hurley; Wilde, James; Walls, Sharron C.; Connell, Amy; Hinely, Paula; Baker, Toni; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of Strategic Support (Medical College of Georgia, 2009-05-15)
      Features this week include: Chancellor exhorts graduates to 'go forth and add value'; FAQs on H1N1 flu; Learning curve; Welcome...to these new members of the MCG community; Newsmakers; Pet Gazette; Briefs...need to know news, events and more; M.D./Ph.D student receives Beard award; 15 MCG physicians ranked as "America's Top Doctors"; AUPhi inductees honored; School of Medicine recognizes outstanding students; Forum highlights community health care resources; Medical student awarded grant for thyroid cancer research; SOM selected for its third Millennium Conference; Graduation scrapbook; Dr. Maria named chair of Department of Pediatrics; Eat up; Nursing students on national scene; Ship shape; Campus Beat.
    • The Beeper [2009 Vol. 19, No. 11]

      Walls, Sharron C.; Hilliard, Jennifer; Hinely, Paula; Connell, Amy; Parrish, Denise; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of Strategic Support (Medical College of Georgia, 2009-05-27)
      Features this week include: A break in the storm; Resident of the Year's career influenced by family; MCG's Dental Practice Group donates $1 million to building fund; Welcome...to these new members of the MCG community; Pet Gazette; Newsmakers; Briefs...need to know news, events and more; New policy limits surgical scrub wear; USG approves furloughs if necessary; School of Medicine navigating expanding sky, says dean; Kari Martin is SWELL; SACS self-study team designated; Exercise a vital component of chronic disease management; Meet the Candidates; School recognize outstanding students; MCG researcher among first to receive NIH stimulus funding; Campus Beat; MCG resident appointed to cancer research council; Trauma support group formed.
    • The Beeper [2009 Vol. 19, No. 13]

      Baker, Toni; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Walls, Sharron C.; Hinely, Paula; Connell, Amy; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of Strategic Support (Medical College of Georgia, 2009-06-24)
      Features this week include: Athens campus on schedule for enrollment in 2010; Safety tips help optimize security on MCG campus; Welcome...to these new members of the MCG community; Newsmakers; Briefs...need to know news, events and more; Dr. Chiche to help establish dental service; Wii-hab may enhance Parkinson's treatment; Jessica Moon is SWELL; Contest provides opportunity to assess employee health; Simulation helps students learn dental implant procedures; Pitching in; Vantage Point; Researchers work to enhance flu vaccine; Campus Beat; Breakfast engages business leaders; Perio Primer; Student places first for oral cancer research; Chick chorus.
    • The Beeper [2009 Vol. 19, No. 14]

      Connell, Amy; Walls, Sharron C.; Baker, Toni; Hinely, Paula; Walls, Sharron C.; Division of Strategic Support (Medical College of Georgia, 2009-07-08)
      Features this week include: Summer scene; MCG Mobile offers new suite of iPhone applications; EAC election results in; Karow gift to support library, scholarships; Greenblatt Library lauches eJournal Navigator; Camp for potential nurses gives glimpse at the profession; Retirement contribution for employees rise; Jane Doolittle is SWELL; Graduate student attends Nobel Laureates meeting in Germany; Nanotechnology may increase longevity of dental fillings; New walking routes; Couples' treatment is new focus for sexual problems.