MCG Medicine is produced biannually by the MCG Communications Office and Augusta University (formerly Georgia Regents University) Division of Communications and Marketing.

Recent Submissions

  • MCG Medicine [Fall 2019/Winter 2020]

    Baker, Toni; Scott, Jennifer Hilliard; Moores, Danielle Wong; Baker, Toni; Division of Communications and Marketing; Jones, Phil (Augusta University, 2020)
    Table of Contents: From the Dean (2), From the President (3), News and Views (4), An Instinct for Making Things Work (9), Snapshot: Dr. Brian Annex (11); Incidental Purpose (12), Snapshot: Dr. Jorge Cortes (15), Essential Pressure (16), Snapshot: Dr. David L. Mattson (19), Brian Matters (20), Snapshot: Dr. Xin-Yun Lu (22), Bacterial Lessons (23), Snapshot: Dr. Lin Gan and Dr. Joseph Miano (25), Stepping Up and Stepping In (26), Snapshot: Dr. Jacqueline Fincher (29), Set in Her Sights (30), Snapshot: Dr. Sally Goza (31), Ultimate Detective (32), Snapshot: Dr. Patrick Godbey (33), I’m In (34), Looking Back: A Daughter’s Letter (37), Education News: The Right Credentials: Georgia CORP is one of the only a few programs in the United States that provides former obstetricians a path for re-entry into the profession (39), Artificial Intelligence (42), Medical Partnership in Athens Expands Class Size (44), Class Notes (47), In Memoriam (48).
  • MCG Medicine [Spring/Summer 2019]

    Scott, Jennifer; Moores, Danielle Wong; Baker, Toni; Baker, Toni; Office of Communication and Marketing; Jones, Phil; Medical College of Georgia
    Table of Contents: From the Dean (2), From the President (4), News and Views (5), Simple Math for a Complex Problem (8), Only Doc in Town: Dr. Scott Bohlke ('92), gives new meaning to "home" run (12), Loss Equals Gain; Life experiences leads new graduate to rural Georgia (16), Operation Imperative: New rural surgery initiative aims to meet a vital need to improve care in communities (18), A Better Metabolic Path (22), Estrogen: Essential to Female and Male Brains (29), What's in a Name?: Lynne Brannen, MD, MBA, '82, '02 (33), Missing, but Never Forgotten: Remembering Dr. Bobby Marvin Jones (34), Stigma Survives Success: Renowned physician's credentials questioned as she works to help a fellow passenger (38), Legendary Friendship: Drs. Charles Wray and Robert Nesbit establish fund to support resident education (42), Dermatology: From Division to Department (44), Class Notes (45), In Memoriam (48).
  • MCG Medicine [Fall 2016/Winter 2017]

    Baker, Toni; Scott, Jennifer Hilliard; Baker, Toni; Office of Communication and Marketing; Jones, Phil; Medical College of Georgia
    Table of Contents: From the Dean (2), The Shot (4) News and Views (5), Picture This (9), Viewpoint (10), The Good and The Bad (18), The Monster Inside Her Head (24), Tour De Georgia (28), Statewide Update (28), The Promise (32), Problem Solver (34), Like Father, Like Daughter (38), More Alumni and Philanthropy News (44), Class Notes and In Memoriam (47).
  • MCG Medicine [Fall/Winter 2014]

    Baker, Toni; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Kaplan, Alan; Baker, Toni; Office of Communication and Marketing; Jones, Phil; Medical College of Georgia
    Table of Contents: News at a Glance (4), Newsmakers (7), Research Roundup (9), Springing into Action: Skull Procedure Ensures Healthy Brain Growth (17), Brush with Death: Alumna's Cancer Inspires Lifelong Commitment to Altruism (21), Welcome!: J. Harold Harrison, M.D. Commons Opens Its Doors (25), A Great Legacy: Inaugural Harrison Scholars Begin MCG Education (27), A Mountain to Climb: An Essay by Dr. Alan Kaplan ('82) (33), Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Richard Schwartz (37), Education Update (45), Class Notes (47), Alumni Affairs Update (50).
  • MCG Medicine [Spring/Summer 2017]

    Bakr, Toni; Moores, Danielle Wong; Scott, Jennifer Hilliard; Baker, Toni; Office of Communication and Marketing; Jones, Phil; Medical College of Georgia
    Table of Contents: From the Dean (2), From the President (4), News and Views (6), Beyond Capacity: High blood pressure and cell death: It's the classic question of the chicken or the egg (8), Chair Profile: A Matter of Connection: Dr. Clinton Webb (14), The Why and the How: The struggles of sickle cell disease (18), Welcome Home, Tommy: Dr. Tommy Leonard Jr., '73, & other MCG trailblazers in desegregation are recognized (26), Alumni Profile: The Only Place To Be: Dr Bill Pannell, '72 (31), Donor Profile: The Life and Times of Dr. Jones: Dr. Henry Berner Jones, Jr., '50 (34), More Alumni and Philanthropy News (38), Picture This (45), In Memoriam (46), Class Notes (48).
  • MCG Medicine [Spring/Summer 2015]

    Baker, Toni; Scott, Jennifer Hilliard; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Baker, Toni; Office of Communication and Marketing; Jones, Phil; Medical College of Georgia
    Table of Contents: News at a Glance (3), Newsmaker (6), Research Roundup (9), Penetrating the Rock: Cardiology Team Tackles Toughest Blockages (26), A Sporting Partnership: Athens Students Provide Frees Physicals for Schoolchildren (32), Uncommonly Altruistic: Donations Create Second-to-None Learning Environment (34), A Human Endeavor: Alumnus Stresses Leadership, Teamwork (38), Education Update (44), Class Notes (46), Match Magic: Students Enjoy Dazzling Success in Residency Choices (48).
  • MCG Medicine [Spring/Summer 2016]

    Baker, Toni; Scott, Jennifer Hilliard; Moores, Danielle Wong; Baker, Toni; Office of Communication and Marketing; Jones, Phil; Medical College of Georgia
    Table of Contents: From the Dean (2), News in Brief (4), Statewide Update (6), Picture This (9), That Sense of Closure: biotech pioneer and MCG alumnus seeks answers for disease and for families of those missing in action (16), Fear of Rejection: $1 million grand funds new research into transplant success (20), Room to Grow: Dr Roy Witherington tends his alma mater as carefully as he tends his garden (26), Just Breathe: MCG surgeons are literally giving the breath of life to patients with a rare, unexplained airway disorder (30), Driven: Chairman is still pushing the envelope--and it's paying off (38), Endowed Chairs: MCG meets milestone with the most endowed chairs in its history (44), More Alumni and Philanthropy News (46), Class Notes and In Memoriam(49).
  • MCG Medicine [Fall 2017/Winter 2018]

    Baker, Toni; Scott, Jennifer; Moores, Danielle Wong; Baker, Toni; Office of Communication and Marketing; Jones, Phil; Medical College of Georgia
    Table of Contents: From the Dean (2), From the President (4), News and Views (6), Our Aging Infrastructure: Scientists strive to preserve bone and muscle (10), Better Bones: Tiny tears in osteocytes may offer clues to improving bone health (16), Artificial Intelligence: Researchers leverage the power of IBM's Watson to improve targeted cancer therapies (18), Mission Critical: New forensic pathology fellowship aims to address critical shortage (22), A Closer Look (24), Alumni and Philanthropy News (26), The Promise: an MCG discovery is helping children with relapsed brain cancer, Right Place, Right Time: New endowed chair has been named for Dr. William S. Hagler, a pioneer in eye surgery (32), Simple Beginnings: Dr Charles Williams shares memories in his books (36), The Non-Traditionalist: Dr. Carol Meyer establishes fund for nontraditional students (40), The Fighting Spirit: Cuban immigrant Dr. Manuel Pena gives back through mission work (44), Class Notes (47), In Memoriam (48).
  • MCG Medicine [Fall 2015/Winter 2016]

    Baker, Toni; Scott, Jennifer Hilliard; Kaplan, Alan; Deriso, Christine Hurley; Baker, Toni; Office of Communication and Marketing; Jones, Phil; Medical College of Georgia
    Table of Contents: News at a Glance (3), Statewide Update (4), Newsmakers (8), Research Roundup (10), 'It All Started Here' President Reflects on Fulfillment of Coming Full Circle (16), Taking it to the Streets: Students Offer Lifeline Through Homeless Clinic (24), Tick Tock: Chairman's Initiative Put Time on Stroke Patients' Side (30), Physician, Heal Thyself: Skyrocketing Suicide Rates Demand Hard Look at Depression (34), Alumni and Philanthropy News (36), Giving Back: Alumna's Donation Enhances Anatomy Education (38), Availability, Affability, Ability: Alumnus Counsels Patient-Centered Focus (40), Distinguished Alumni: Meador, Payne Honored for Achievement Loyalty (44), Picture This (46), Class notes (48).
  • MCG Medicine [Fall 2013]

    Deriso, Christine Hurley; Parrish, Denise; Scott, Jennifer Hilliard; Baker, Toni; Office of Communication and Marketing; Jones, Phil; Medical College of Georgia
    Table of Contents: Appointments (3), News at a Glance (4), Newsmakers (6), Research Roundup (9), Run! Alumni, Faculty Share Stories of Horror at Boston Marathon (20), Speaking for the Deceased: Deadly Twists Test Mettle of Oklahoma Chief Medical Examiner (28), Blending in: Craniofacial Team Aims for 'State of Anonymity' (32), Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Cargill H. Alleyne, Jr. (34), Magnificent Seven: Inaugural Class Begins Studies at Northwest Campus (39), Viewpoints (42), Alumni Affairs Update (46), Advancement Update (46), Class notes (47).