Andria Thomas

Senior Associate Dean

Andria Thomas

Senior Associate Dean

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Medicine

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Family Medicine

  • (706) 721-9730
  • (706) 721-9458
  • GB 3329

Education

  • Ph.D., Clinical Psychology University Of Toledo, 2000

  • MA, Clinical Psychology University Of Toledo, 1997

  • BA, Psychology, General Wesleyan College, 1995

Certifications

  • PSYC GA Professional Licensing, 2001

Awards & Honors

  • MCG Exemplary Teaching Award for Problem-Based Learning Medical College of Georgia, 2015

  • Medical Education Research Certificate Medical College of Georgia, 2010

  • Outstanding Service, Academic Council Medical College of Georgia, 2006

  • Minority Fellowship University of Toledo Counseling Center (Toledo OH), 1996

  • Honors Thesis Wesleyan College, Dept. of Psychology (Macon GA), 1995

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MEDI 5592

    ECM 1-PBL
  • MEDI 5593

    ECM 1-PBL

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Medical College of Georgia, 2010
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Who talks in class? Impact of sex and race on medical student participation, 2010
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Screening colonoscopies by primary care physicians: A meta-analysis, 2009
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Teaching the Heart of Medicine: The Medical Interview, 2009
    Other
  • A collaborative approach to wellness: Diet, exercise, and education to impact behavior change, 2008
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Department Service

  • Educational Innovation Institute Director Search Committee 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Family Medicine Residency Curriculum Committee (Member of committee for ACGME accreditation preparation, received full 5 year accreditation in 2003) 2003 - 2006

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • Graduate Medical Education Program Evaluation & Accreditation Sub-committee (PEAS) 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Educational Innovation Institute 2018 - Present

    Role: Other
  • LCME Accreditation 2015/16 Site Visit 2014 - Present

    Role: Other
  • EDI Fellow 2010 - Present

    Role: Faculty Mentor
  • Educational Innovation Institute Leadership Team. 2010 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Institutional Effectiveness Planning Committee (IEPC), Task Force: College/School Analytics 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Institutional Effectiveness Leadership Team 2011 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • SACS Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) Executive Committee 2009 - Present

    Role: Other
  • One45 Oversight Committee 2006 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Augusta University (formerly Georgia Regents University); Campus-wide implementation of a web-based system of administering, analyzing and disseminating faculty and course evaluations within five schools (Medicine, Dentistry, Allied Health, Nursing, and Graduate Studies) 2005 - Present

    Role: Other

Professional Service

  • RIME Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) 2011 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Education Discovery Institute Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Health Sciences University Small Grants Program 2010 - Present

  • Western Journal of Nursing Research 2010 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • School of Medicine Academy of Medical Educators 2008 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), Southern Group on Educational Affairs (SGEA) Research in Medical Education (RIME) Research Awards 2006 - Present

    Role: Reviewer

Public Service

  • Lydia Project 2004

    Role: Other
  • Greenbrier High School; Mentor for student honors thesis 2003

    Role: Other
  • Mental Health Association of Augusta; National Depression Screening Day 2001

    Role: Other
  • Mental Health Association of Augusta; National Anxiety Screening Day 2000

    Role: Other