The president of Georgia’s only public medical school wants to hire 500 new faculty members by 2018. It’s part of an effort to make the Georgia Health Sciences University in Augusta one of the top research schools in the country.
Traumatic brain injury, or TBI, is known as a signature wound of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Now a nurse at the Medical College of Georgia is making sure soldier’s suffering from the injury are getting help and recognition.
As enrollment at many of Georgia’s state colleges continues to rise, the state’s only medical school is also seeing a bump in new students. Thanks to a new campus in Athens, the Medical College of Georgia is gearing up for it’s biggest freshman class ever.