James Blair

Associate Professor

James Blair

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Orthopedic Surgery

Education

  • MD, Medicine Drexel University, 2008

  • BS, Biology/Biological Sciences, General University of Maryland at Coll, 2004

Certifications

  • PHY GA Professional Licensing BRD, 2019

Awards & Honors

  • Augusta University Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Award Nominee Augusta University, 2021

  • Golden Apple for Excellence in Teaching Award William Beaumont Army Medical Center, 2020

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • SURG 5292

    Ortho Research
  • RSUR 5003

    Orthopedics
  • SURG 5275

    Orthopedics Externship
  • SURG 5007

    Surgery Sub-I

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Antibiotic cement-coated intramedullary nail is cost-effective for the initial treatment of GAⅢ open tibia fractures., 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Radiation Exposure Among Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeons: Deconstructing Commonly Held Myths and Misperceptions., 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Posttraumatic Soft Tissue Coverage of the Lower Leg for the Orthopedic Surgeon., 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Occupational Outcomes and Return to Running After Operative Management of Lisfranc Injuries in a High-Demand Population., 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • There is no role for Damage Control Orthopaedics within the Golden Hour, 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Department Service

  • Adult OR Committee 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Multidisciplinary Trauma Committee Member 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • OTA Soft Tissue Coverage Skills Course 2021 - Present

    Role: Officer, Other Officer
  • AO Trauma North America Case Discussions, Distal Femur Fractures - virtual 2021 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Stryker Southeast Early Resident Roundtable Series Course 2022 - 2022

    Role: Other
  • OTA Soft Tissue Reconstruction Lab for Orthopaedics - 2022

    Role: Other
  • Integra Soft Tissue Reconstruction Lab for Orthopaedics - virtual - 2022

    Role: Other