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At the Georgia Cancer Center, we want to reduce the burden of cancer in the State of Georgia and across the globe through superior care, innovation, and education.

Because of the major investment in basic science research and clinical care by Augusta University, Augusta University Health and Medical College of Georgia leadership, we have fertile ground to produce the next big advancement in cancer research and clinical care.

Georgia Cancer Center Research Team


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Satyanarayana Ande

  • Associate Professor

(706) 721-0029

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Ali Syed Arbab

  • Professor

(706) 721-8909

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Roni Bollag

  • Associate Professor

(706) 721-0923

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Wendy Bollag

  • Professor

(706) 721-0698

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Jennifer W. Bradford

  • Assistant Professor

(706) 667-4575

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Esteban Celis

  • Professor

(706) 721-5668

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Ahmed Chadli

  • Associate Professor

(706) 721-4661

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John Cowell

  • Interim Director
  • Professor

(706) 721-4381

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Yan Cui

  • Professor

(706) 723-4153

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Han-Fei Ding

  • Professor

(706) 721-4286

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Daron Ferris

  • Professor

(706) 721-2535

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LesleyAnn Hawthorn

  • Professor

(706) 721-4384

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Yukai He

  • Professor

(706) 721-2728

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Anatolij Horuszko

  • Professor

(706) 721-2728

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Tianxiang Hu

  • Assistant Professor

(706) 721-8373

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Theodore Johnson

  • Associate Professor

(706) 721-4962

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Hasan Korkaya

  • Assistant Professor

(706) 721-2429

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Iryna Lebedyeva

  • Assistant Professor

(707) 729-2456

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Honglin Li

  • Associate Professor

(706) 721-6143

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Kebin Liu

  • Professor

(706) 721-9483

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Balakrishna Lokeshwar

  • Professor

(706) 723-0033

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Santhakumar Manicassamy

  • Associate Professor

(706) 721-7902

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Nahid Mivechi

  • Professor

(706) 721-8759

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Dimitrios Moskofidis

  • Professor

(706) 721-8738

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David Munn

  • Professor

(706) 721-7141

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Betty S. Pace

  • Professor

(706) 721-3626

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Mumtaz V. Rojiani

  • Associate Professor

(706) 721-0295

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Ramses Sadek

  • Professor

(706) 721-6930

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Huidong Shi

  • Associate Professor

(706) 721-6000

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Yong Teng

  • Assistant Professor

(706) 446-5611

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Martha Tingen

  • Professor

(706) 721-0471

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Marlo Vernon

  • Assistant Professor

(706) 723-4322

photo of Chunhong Yan

Chunhong Yan

  • Associate Professor

(706) 721-0099

photo of Gang Zhou

Gang Zhou

  • Associate Professor

(706) 721-4472

Jagwire News

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Showpony adds T-shirt designs to support Georgia Cancer Center and #OurAUHeroes

Local merchandise vendor Showpony has created exclusive T-shirt designs to benefit the Georgia Cancer Center and the AU Medical Center as part of their popular We Give a Shirt campaign.

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Experts available for stories on COVID-19

Need an expert for your upcoming story on COVID-19? Augusta University is ready to help.

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Georgia Cancer Center connects with doctors in Africa

Not only is COVID-19 currently a major issue in some lower-income countries, but cancer has been a particular problem there for many years.

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Watch: Georgia Cancer Center works to keep patients safe during pandemic

In this second part of a discussion about COVID-19 and cancer care at the Georgia Cancer Center, Barbara McFarland, Outpatient Cancer Services administrator, talks with talks with Chris Curry, communications and marketing manager at the center, about the changes being made by our cancer doctors to make sure every interaction with patients is safe during the […]

Reducing the Burden

The Georgia Cancer Center at Augusta University is dedicated to reducing the burden of cancer in Georgia and across the globe through superior care, innovation, and education. Through unprecedented expansion, the Georgia Cancer Center is providing access to more first-in-the-nation clinical trials, world-renowned experts and life-saving options.