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Kountakis named Chairman of Otolaryngology at MCG

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Dr. Stilianos E. Kountakis, Professor and Vice Chairman of the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University, has been named department chairman. Kountakis, who has been a faculty member for more than a decade, also directs the MCG/GRU Rhinology Fellowship and Otolaryngology Residency […]

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WATCH: GRU Athletics Director accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Clint Bryant, Athletics Director for Georgia Regents University, participated in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, where he was doused with buckets of ice water by the university’s women’s volleyball team. He then nominated others to do the same, in an effort to raise ALS awareness and donations. To donate to the GRMC ALS clinic, visit walk.alsgru.com, send checks, payable […]

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COO of HealthSouth to speak at GRU

Mark Tarr, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of HealthSouth Corporation, will speak on “Navigating the Post-Acute Environment” at Georgia Regents University Thursday, Aug. 28, at noon in the Natalie and Lansing B. Lee Auditorium. The event is part of the College of Allied Health Sciences Dean’s Research Seminar Series. HealthSouth, which acquired Augusta’s […]

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Heimlich receives Fulbright to study sickle cell disease in Africa

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Brett Heimlich, a student in the University System of Georgia’s MD/PhD Program based at the Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University, has received a prestigious Fulbright-Fogarty Award and will spend the next year in Malawi studying sickle cell disease. Africa has some of the highest rates of sickle cell disease, […]