• GHSU Today [Summer 2011; Vol. 38, No. 3]

      Baker, Toni; Cline, Damon; Parrish, Denise; Scott, Jennifer Hilliard; Walls, Sharron C.; Cline, Damon; Jones, Phil; Design, P.J. Hayes; Division of Communications and Marketing (Georgia Health Sciences University, 2011)
      Table of Contents: 20-23 Building Better Bones: Study focuses on age-related bone loss; 24-27 College of Nursing Takes Aim at Mental Health: East Central Regional Hospital affiliation allows College of Nursing to expand mental health education; 28 Nursing Scholarships: Recipients/benefactors have special bonds; 29 Senior Project: A.R. Johnson students take Laney-Walker neighborhood survey; 30 A Perfect Match: The Rojianis: how they live and worth together is a "no-brainer"; 31 Resident of the Year: Dr. Jennifer Malcom; 32-33 Rattled by Depression: Depressed pregnant women have longer hospital stays after delivery; 34-35 Surgery Without Scars: Single incision laparoscopic surgery now available; 36-37 Inauguration Highlights: Ricardo Azziz "officially" becomes 8th President; 38-46 Class Notes; 47 Gift Planning; 48 Reflections
    • GHSU Today [Winter/Spring 2011; Vol. 38, No. 2]

      Baker, Toni; Cline, Damon; Connell, Amy; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Hinely, Paula; Parrish, Denise; Walls, Sharron C.; Cline, Damon; Jones, Phil; Design, P.J. Hayes; et al. (Georgia Health Sciences University, 2011)
      Table of Contents: 10-13 Sibling Revelry: Neighborhood generates many sibling students; 14-17 Rolling with the Punches: First-year student takes disability in stride; 18-21 Dental Dilemma: Popular osteoporosis drugs linked to jaw necrosis; 22-25 Tried and TRU: Clinical trials unit advances medical discovery; 26-31 Melting Pot: GHSU faculty are truly global community; 32-35 Pass the Salt: Scientists work to better understand, relive hypertension; 36-38 Radical Surgery, Radical Faith: Wilton Holiday survives near-death experience; 39-42 Class Notes; 43 Obituaries; 44-45 Alumni spotlight; 46 Focus on Philanthropy: New relationship with foundations part of GHSU development efforts; 47 Gift Planning; 48-49 Reflections
    • GHSU Today [Winter/Spring 2012; Vol. 39, No. 1]

      Baker, Toni; Cline, Damon; Hudson, Stacey; Scott, Jennifer Hilliard; Walls, Sharron C.; Cline, Damon; Jones, Phil; Division of Communications and Marketing (Georgia Health Sciences University, 2012)
      Table of Contents: 2 Letters to the Editor; 13-15 Disaster Ready: Students learn emergency preparedness; 16-18 Helping in Harrisburg: Students mentor inner-city children; 19-21 Heavy-Duty Health Care: Local industry aims to keep employees healthy; 22-23 HIV in the 21st Century: Survival statistics give hope to patients; 24-25 Best of Both Worlds: Program lets students be doctors, scientists; 26-29 Restoring Balance: Researchers explore proteins, link to pulmonary edema; 30-31 It Takes a Village: Nursing students conduct health fair for "transitional" families; 32-35 Favorite Things: Library curator identifies a few of her favorite artifacts; 36-40 Two at the Top: College of Dental Medicine professor, son both famous in their fields; 41 Gift Planning; 42 Class Notes
    • MCG Today [2006 Vol.34 No.2]

      Brown, Caryl C.; Baker, Toni; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Humphrey, Deborah; Miller, Kimberly; Hilliard, Jennifer; Walls, Sharron C.; Duva, Tony; Division of University Advancement; Division of Strategic Support (Medical College of Georgia, 2006)
      Table of Contents: 2 Newsbriefs; 7 The Results Are In...:Market research verified MCG's excellent reputation; 8 2006 State of the University Address: President Rahn cites MCG's growing role in the statewide landscape; 16 Speaking the Same Language: An NIH planning grant will expedite translational research; 19 A Jumpstart for Business: The MCG incubator ramps up biomedical business in the community and state; 22 Double Whammy?: A study explores schizophrenics risk of diabetes; 24 Giving Voice to Schizophrenia: Brian's story reflects the human toll of a devastating disease; 27 Back in Control: A bladder pacemaker improved quality of life; 28 Out and About: A web site brings accessibility information to the disabled; 30 Innovation in Education: A nobel biocare contract will strengthen the dental school's mission; 32 Something to Smile About: A new dental implant induces bone regeneration; 34 Profile in Giving: Col. Gwendolyn Fryer: 'The Faculty Challenged me to Excel.'; 35 Gift Planning: Your IRA can help optimize MCG's mission; 36 Newsmakers and New Faces; 38 Class Notes; 41 Reflections: Who will care for us?
    • MCG Today [2007 Vol.34 No.3]

      Deriso, Christine Hurley; Baker, Toni; Hilliard, Jennifer; Miller, Kimberly; Walls, Sharron C.; Duva, Tony; Owen, Mary Ann; Division of University Advancement; Division of Strategic Support (Medical College of Georgia, 2007)
      Table of Contents: 2 Newsbriefs; 6 Triumph: An alumnus topples racial barriers to make a lasting mark on public health; 15 Nano Brainer: A new center brings an engineering perspective to the body's building block; 18 The Making of a Mouse: A $15 Million grant marries bioinformatics with animal models; 20 Practice Makes Perfect: Inaugural graduates of a new nursing program make their mark in the field; 24 Innovation in Education: Curricula emphasize patient- and family-centered care; 26 Clearing the Air: Support is key in enacting a campuswide tobacco-free policy; 31 'Gadget Geek' Extraordinaire: Dr. Lloyd Schnuck receives MCG's vessel of life award; 32 Profile in Giving: GDA President Michael B. Rogers pledges statewide support for the dental school; 33 Gift Planning: Financial resolutions for the new year; 34 Newsmakers and New Faces; 36 Homecoming 2007: Reconnect and Rediscover while enjoying springtime in Augusta; 38 Class Notes; 40 Reflections: 'I've Come A Long Way, Baby.'
    • MCG Today [2007 Vol.35 No.1]

      Baker, Toni; Miller, Kimberly; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Humphrey, Deborah; Hilliard, Jennifer; Walls, Sharron C.; Duva, Tony; Rahn, Daniel W.; Division of University Advancement; Division of Strategic Support (Medical College of Georgia, 2007)
      Table of Contents: 2 Newsbriefs; 16 Sowing a Seed: A satellite campus in Albany extends MCG's reach; 19 Expanding the Infrastructure: A new partnership opens doors to medical students in the Savannah area; 20 STAT!: MCG leaders propose solutions to the statewide trauma crisis; 23 Walking Tall: A felled tree is no match for the MCG trauma team; 24 When the Going Gets Tough; Cryopreservation techniques offer new hope for pregnancy; 27 Freeze-Frame: Research targets infertility and tissue regeneration; 30 Commencement 2007: MCG graduates embark on their careers with a sense of purpose; 32 Innovation in Education: The school of nursing speaks out about health literacy; 34 Welcome Home!: Hundreds of alumni visit campus during homecoming 2007; 36 Building for the Future: MCG cuts the ribbon on its health sciences building; 40 Profiles in Giving: The school of Allied Health Sciences' tradition of giving is a 'Family' affair; 41 Gift Planning: Supporting today's students and residents; 42 Newsmakers; 44 New Faces; 45 Class Notes; 48 Reflections: President reflects on his journey from the North Carolina mountains to MCG health system
    • MCG Today [2007 Vol.35 No.2]

      Deriso, Christine Hurley; Hilliard, Jennifer; Baker, Toni; Miller, Kimberly; Walls, Sharron C.; Duva, Tony; Hoggard, Stephen; Division of University Advancement; Division of Strategic Support (Medical College of Georgia, 2007)
      Table of Contents: 2 Newsbriefs; 5 Rising to the Challenge; 6 Back On Her Feet: A School of Nursing grant helps establish an indigent care network; 8 Making it Work: MCG's Kinship Care Program help non-parent caregivers; 12 Wiping the Slate Clean: 15 Foul!: Scientists uncover sickening properties of undercooked beans and rice; 20 Skin Signal: A lipid hold promise for skin diseases and age-related damage; 22 Currency of Kindness: MCG's Resident of the Year draws on her Peace Corps and nursing experience; 24 Innovation in Education: Full Circle: A Preemie returns to MCG as an aspiring medical student; 26 Profile in Giving: The promise of possibilities; 27 Gift Planning: A Three-step approach to giving; 28 Newsmakers; 29 Class Notes; 33 Reflections: 'I'm helping more people than I ever thought possible'
    • MCG Today [2008 Vol.35 No.3]

      Deriso, Christine Hurley; Connell, Amy; Baker, Toni; Hilliard, Jennifer; Walls, Sharron C.; Miller, Kimberly; Simmons, Susan J.; Division of University Advancement; Division of Strategic Support (Medical College of Georgia, 2008)
      Table of Contents: 2 Newsbriefs; 6 A Statewide Initiative: Medical Education Expansion Proposal Unveiled; 8 Brain Gain; MCG's Human Brain Lab Enables Studies of Living Tissue; 12 Patient as Teacher: A grant advances a mental-health push to partner with patients; 15 Taking Charge: Electronic health records aim to put patients in the driver's seat; 16 Clarion Call for Kids: A grant aims to help children stay tobacco-free; 20 Easy as 1-2-3: Three-dose vaccine declares war on HPV; 22 Honoring the Legacy: School of Allied Health Sciences celebrates 40th anniversary; 24 Gut Feeling: Probiotics research indicates good bacteria can conquer the bad; 26 They've Got Your Number: Biomedical students tackle a maze of math and medicine; 29 Specialized Delivery: Residency enables general dentists to broaden services; 32 Man on a Mission: Altruism leads to an indigent-care hospital in India;34 Glitz, Glamour and Gratitude: MCG's President's Dinner honors its most dedicated supporters; 36 Vessel of Life: Dr. Emile Fisher is honored for 40-plus years of support; 38 Profile in Giving; 39 Gift Planning: Where there's a will, there's a way; 40 Homecoming 2008: Activities are scheduled for Alumni, Faculty and Students in all five schools; 42 Class Notes; 46 Newmakers; 48 New Faces; 49 Reflections: Champions of Health Care excellence.
    • MCG Today [Fall 2008; Vol. 36, No. 2]

      Baker, Toni; Connell, Amy; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Hilliard, Jennifer; Hinely, Paula; Walls, Sharron C.; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Jones, Phil; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008)
      Table of Contents: 2-9 News Briefs; 10-17 STAT: MCG expansion is crucial to optimize health care statewide; 18-23 A Head Start on Health: The Georgia Prevention Institute takes early aim at hypertension; 24-27 Moving Through Darkness: MCG crosstalk research may silence postpartum depression; 28-29 Multi-Tasking: An old antibiotic may find new life as a stroke treatment; 30-31 Family Resemblance: A DNA bank sheds light on a likely Alzheimer's gene; 32-33 The Root of the Matter: The Cancer Center's new associate director probes the genetic bases for the disease; 34-35 A Patient Perspective: Is easy to swallow for MCG's resident of the year; 36-37 Cross-Training: New programs bridge basic and translational research skills; 38 Profile in Giving: Dr. Ronald Goldstein 'MCG will represent the best in dentistry'.
    • MCG Today [Fall 2009; Vol. 37, No. 2]

      Baker, Toni; Cline, Damon; Connell, Amy; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Fahmy, Sam; Hilliard, Jennifer; Hinely, Paula; Parrish, Denise; Walls, Sharron C.; Deriso, Christine Hurley; et al. (Medical College of Georgia, 2009)
      Table of Contents: 2-11 Do Well By Doing Good: President Rahn reflects on expansion-filled tenure; 12-17 Shoring Up: MCG helps students weather financial challenges; 18-29 An Apple for the Teacher: MCG becomes a leader in technology-infused curriculum; 30-37 Here to Help: NIH program director lays out welcome mat for researchers; 38-43 A Breath of Fresh Air: MCG tackling childhood asthma on several fronts; 44-53 Go-to Guy: Dr. Nojan Valadi-2009 Resident of the year.
    • MCG Today [Summer 2008; Vol. 36, No. 1]

      Baker, Toni; Connell, Amy; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Hilliard, Jennifer; Hinely, Paula; Walls, Sharron C.; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Jones, Phil; Division of University Advancement (Medical College of Georgia, 2008)
      Table of Contents: 2-8 News briefs; 9 Advancing the Mission: Legislative session furthers many MCG initiatives; 10-12 The Real World... Almost: MCG's simulation center optimizes clinical training campuswide; 13-15 Reprieve: MCG is at the forefront as HIV treatment comes of age; 16-19 Focused on the Future: An HIV patient spreads the message of hope to others; 20-21 Brain Repair: Stem cell studies lay the groundwork for clinical trials; 22-23 Smart Science: A researcher is shedding light on learning and memory; 24-27 Sniffing Out Early Clues: A study assesses sense of smell and other Parkinson's risk factors; 28-31 Commencement 2008; 32 Turing the Tide: The HHS secretary cites keys to creating a true health care system; 33-35 A Warrior's Best Friend: An alumnus oversees guidelines for combat casualty care; 36-37 Homecoming 2008; 28 Profile in Giving: Class Project 50-plus years in the making; 39 Gift Planning; 40-41 Class Notes; 42-44 110 Years Young; 45-47 Newsmakers; 48-49 Reflections: A life-well-lived.
    • MCG Today [Summer 2009; Vol. 37, No. 1]

      Baker, Toni; Cline, Damon; Connell, Amy; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Hilliard, Jennifer; Hinely, Paula; Parrish, Denise; Walls, Sharron C.; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Jones, Phil; et al. (Medical College of Georgia, 2009)
      Table of Contents: 3-7 Partnership Progress: Athens campus on schedule for enrollment in 2010; 8-11 Going Global: Diversity recommendations stress interconnectedness; 12-13 Game On: Simulation helps students learn dental implant procedures; 14-27 The Big Game: MCG battles infections on an uneven playing field; 28-30 Seeing is Believing: Rare cornea procedure restores patient's vision; 31-48 A Home in Nursing: Jane Tarrant Lewitinn.
    • MCG Today [Summer/Fall 2010; Vol. 38, No. 1]

      Baker, Toni; Cline, Damon; Connell, Amy; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Hinely, Paula; Walls, Sharron C.; Cline, Damon; Jones, Phil; Division of Strategic Support (Medical College of Georgia, 2010)
      Table of Contents: 4-13 The first 90 days: Energetic leader brings a whirlwind of change; 14-15 Ready for the Challenge: First 40 medical students begin class in Athens; 16-18 Changing Face of HIV: Grant focuses on African-American women; 19 Roll Call: Medical students teach middle schoolers; 20-23 The Ultimate Irony: Essential nutrient can cause vision loss; 24-25 Crateload of Care: Surplus equipment donated to needy countries; 26-27 Walk on the Wild Side: Dr. Art Taft studies rhinos in Africa; 28-29 Dedicated to Care: Nursing students complete rotation treating veterans; 30-35 MCG: Campus had a more undergraduate atmosphere in previous years; 36 Gift planning; 37 Alum receives a gift of a lifetime; 38-43 Class notes; 44-47 No Risk, No Reward: Dr. Irving Victor's Savannah restaurant a rewarding venture; 48 Newsmakers; 49 Reflections.
    • Word of Mouth Fall-Winter 2007

      Drisko, Connie L.; Connell, Amy; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Hilliard, Jennifer; Walls, Sharron C.; Weiler, Michael; Walls, Sharron C.; Jones, Phil; Medical College of Georgia (Medical College of Georgia, 2007)
      Table of Contents: 3-4 Dr. Fisher Receives Vessel of Life Award; 5-6 Welcome Back Ceremony; 7 Cultural Exchange; 8 Research News; 9 Student News; 10 A Student's Perspective; 11-13 NewsBites; 14 Family Day; 15 Giving Back More than Money; 16 Alumni-Dr. Ed Green; 17 New Clinic Treats Children with Spanish-speaking Parents; 18 Staff Spotlight; 19 Giving Surpasses $1 Million in Annual Contributions; 20 More Than a Building; 21-26 Honor Roll of Donors.
    • Word of Mouth Spring 2008

      Drisko, Connie L.; Walls, Sharron C.; Connell, Amy; Hinely, Paula; Miller, Kimberly; Weiler, Michael; Loftis, Brooke; Walls, Sharron C.; Jones, Phil; Medical College of Georgia (Medical College of Georgia, 2008)
      Table of Contents: 2-3 News BITES; 4-5 Faculty BITES; 6-7 Staff BITES; 8-9 Students Give Kids a Smile; 10-13 A Competitive Race: The Admissions Process; 14-16 The Gift of Learning: Dr. Ronald Goldstein; 17 Research BITES; 18-19 Student BITES; 20 Alliance Offers Support to Spouses; 21 Dental Student Empathizes with Patients; 22-23 Student Voice; 24 Student Spotlight; 25 Leadership Matters; 26-27 Teeth in an Hour; 28-29 Capitol Gain: MCG Dental Students and Admninistration Participate in Law Day; 30-31 Development; 32 No Place Like Home.
    • Word of Mouth Spring 2009

      Drisko, Connie L.; Walls, Sharron C.; Connell, Amy; Hinely, Paula; Bullard, Jonathan; Walls, Sharron C.; Jones, Phil; Medical College of Georgia (Medical College of Georgia, 2009)
      Table of Contents: 2-5 A Capital Success: Students Advocate for Dentistry; 6-8 Armed with Determination: Dr. Frank Poole; 9 Getting in the Action: Dental Assistants Linda Rucker and Marsha Winters; 10-11 Student BITES; 12-13 Student Voice; 14-15 Nice Exchange; 16-17 Table Clinic Day; 18-19 Faculty BITES; 20-21 Adjunct Faculty: The Driving Force; 22-23 Research BITES; 24-25 Grins Abound During Give Kids a Smile Day; 26-27 Infinite Reward; 28-29 Periodontics: In with the New; 30-31 Foundation Poised to Help MCG Optimize its Mission; 32-33 Woodruff Foundation Pledges $3 Million toward Dental Building; 33 Downtown Development Authority Approves Bonds for New Facility; 34-38 Development; 39 Homecoming 2009; 40 Alumni BITES.
    • Word of Mouth Spring 2010

      Drisko, Connie L.; Walls, Sharron C.; Hinely, Paula; Bullard, Jonathan; Walls, Sharron C.; Jones, Phil; Medical College of Georgia (Medical College of Georgia, 2010)
      Table of Contents: 2-6 Perusing His Priorities; 7 Intercultural Immersion; 8 Student BITES; 9 Healthy Smiles; 10 Fun for a Cause; 11 Faculty Senate Enhances Input in Administrative Decisions; 12-16 Hit Bicuspid's Arrow; 16 A Strong Alliance; 17 Student Voice; 18-19 Filling the Void; 20-21 Faculty BITES; 22-23 Research BITES; 24-27 Development; 28 Alumni BITES.
    • Word of Mouth Summer 2008

      Drisko, Connie L.; Walls, Sharron C.; Connell, Amy; Hinely, Paula; Weiler, Michael; Walls, Sharron C.; Jones, Phil; Medical College of Georgia (Medical College of Georgia, 2008)
      Table of Contents: 2 From the Alumni Association President; 3 Distinguished Alumnus: Dr. Edward "Chip" Mohme; 4-5 Department Spotlight Central Sterilization; 6-7 Faculty BITES; 8-9 Building Update; 10-13; Dr. George Schuster Retires after 38 Years of Service;14-16 The Hinman Tornado; 17 Research BITES; 18-21 Student BITES; 22-23 Student Voice; 24 White Coat Ceremony; 25 Hooding Ceremony; 26-27 Class of 2008 Graduation; 28-29 Alpha Upsilon Phi; 30-31 Grant Increases Outreach; 32-33 A Partnership that Works: Nobel Biocare; 34-35 Development; 36 Alumni BITES.
    • Word of Mouth Summer 2009

      Drisko, Connie L.; Walls, Sharron C.; Connell, Amy; Hinely, Paula; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Hilliard, Jennifer; Bullard, Jonathan; Walls, Sharron C.; Jones, Phil; Medical College of Georgia (Medical College of Georgia, 2009)
      Table of Contents: 2-4 Mission: Esthetics; 5 Getting to Know Dr. Gerard Chiche; 6-9 Leading the Way: Students Make Their Mark on Organized Dentistry; 10-11 CEOs Get Down to Business; 11 A Nice Month of May: Exchange Program Hosts Student Visits to France; 12-13 Student BITES; 14-15 Game Plan; 16-17 Class of '09: Dental Students Urged to Celebrate Success; 18-19 2009 Senior Awards; 19 Welcome to MCG Class of 2013; 20-21 Student Voice; 22-24 Faculty BITES; 25 Lifetime Achievement Award Honors Dr. Schuster's Contributions to the Profession; 26-27 Research BITES; 28 2009 Distinguished Alumnus: Dr. Ed Green; 29 Homecoming 2009; 30-31 Dentistry's Got Talent; 32 Dental Practice Group Donates $1 Million to Building Fund; 33 Commons Building Off the Ground; 34 First Class Initiative; 35 Development; 36-37 More than a Building; 38 Faces of Support: Dr. Jeannie Moran; 39 A Lasting Impression; 40 Alumni BITES.
    • Word of Mouth Summer 2010

      Drisko, Connie L.; Walls, Sharron C.; Hinely, Paula; Bullard, Jonathan; Cline, Damon; Jones, Phil; Medical College of Georgia (Medical College of Georgia, 2010)
      Table of Contents: 2-3 A Crowning Moment: School Celebrates 'Topping Out' for New Building; 4-8 Statewide Impression; 9 Alumni by County; 10-12 Student BITES; 13 Student Voice; 14-15 Dentists for Della; 16-18 Small Town, Big Duties: Alumnus Thrives as Mayor; 19 Teaching 24/7: Podcasts Promote Learning on the Go; 20-23 Military Connection Part 1 of 2; 24-25 Faculty BITES; 26-27 Dr. Levy's Kids: Orthodontist Utilizes Appliance to Treat Cleft Palate; 28-30 Research BITES; 31 2010 Distinguished Alumnus: Dr. Michael Vernon; 32-35 Development; 36 Alumni BITES.