Denise Kornegay


Denise Kornegay


Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Family Medicine

Other Duties

Director, Academic Planning and Strategic Initiatives, Area Health Education Centers

Associate Dean


24+ years as Executive Director of the Georgia Statewide Area Health Education Centers, preparing a diverse and distributed health workforce for the state.


  • MSW, Social Sciences, General University of Georgia, 1987

  • BA, Psychology, General Carson - Newman College, 1985

Awards & Honors

  • 2014 Gene Meyer Program of the Year National AHEC Organization, 2014

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • FMPC 5020

    Health Policy and Advocacy

Teaching Interests

Health Policy Rural Health Primary Care

Research Interests

Health Policy Rural Health Primary Care Workforce Workforce strategies