Throughout the month of September, the College of Dental Medicine and the Medical College of Georgia will be in competition to get as many faculty, staff, and students to donate blood.
The blood drive is taking place Sept. 1 through Oct. 2 in Blood Donor Services located in BI1200.
For those interested in supporting MCG, their kick-off event will be held Sept.1 and 2 , from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. in the first floor lobby of the J. Harold Harrison, MD Education Commons.
If you would like to team up with the College of Dental Medicine, their kick-off event will be held Sept. 15 and 16, from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. in the research area of GC 4243.
Those interested in donating blood do not have to wait until the various kick-off events. Feel free to visit the Blood Donor Services anytime during the month-long competition.
All of the blood donated at GRHealth benefits patients at the medical center. Additionally, donors may receive a $38 credit which may be applied to a patient’s hospital bill.
Call 706-721-3695 for more information about this event.