LaShon Sturgis

Assistant Professor

LaShon Sturgis

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Emergency Medicine

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Physiology

  • (706) 721-9623
  • AF

Education

  • MD, Medicine Georgia Regents University, 2014

  • Ph.D., Physiology, General Medical College of Georgia, 2007

Certifications

  • ACL AHA, 2020

  • BLS AHA, 2020

  • PALS AHA, 2020

  • Medical License Georgia Medical Board, 2016

  • Medical License South Carolina Medical Board, 2016

  • PHY Georgia Composite Medical Brd, 2016

  • PHY Georgia Medical Board, 2014

Awards & Honors

  • Class of 2020 Commencement Hooder Medical Colleg of Georgia, 2020

  • Finalist for Augusta University Resident of the Year Augusta University, 2017

  • 2016 MCG Exemplary Teaching Award Medical College og Georgia, 2017

  • Georgia College of Emergency Physicians (GCEP) In-Training Professionalism and Service Award Georgia College of Emergency Physicians, 2016

  • Outstanding Medical Student in Emergency Medicine Medical College of Georgia, 2014

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MEDI 5591

    ECM 1-PD
  • MEDI 6591

    ECM 2-PD
  • REMD 5000

    Emergency Medicine
  • EMED 5001

    Emergency Medicine Clkship
  • EMED 5085

    Freshmen Emergency Medicine
  • MEDI 5169

    Mod 6: Head & Neck Special Sen
  • MEDI 5298

    Phase 2 Comp Module & NBR
  • MEDI 5594

    ECM 1-Foundations
  • MEDI 5590

    ECM 1-PD
  • MEDI 6590

    ECM 2-PD

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Outcomes of an Emergency Department Observation Unit Based Pathway for the treatment of Uncomplicated Vaso-Occlusive Events in Sickle Cell Disease., 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Predicting case presentation behaviors in emergent simulations., 2020
    Abstract
  • Departments Transfers Due to Lack of Radiology Services., 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Outcomes of an Emergency Department Observation Unit Based Pathway for the treatment of Uncomplicated Vaso-Occlusive Events in Sickle Cell Disease, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • The role of aldosterone in mediating the dependence of angiotensin hypertension on IL-6. , 2009
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Department Service

  • Residency Interviewer for Department of Emergency Medicine 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Wellness Committee Department of Emergency Medicine 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Direct Diversity Initiatives for Department of Emergency Medicine 2019 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Airway Day, Emergency Medicine, 2020 - 2020

    Role: Mentor

College Service

  • MCG Promotions Subcommittee for Class of 2022 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Medical College of Georgia Promotion Committee 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • MCG Admissions Committee 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Medical College of Georgia Promotion Subcommittee for Class of 2022 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • MCG, Clinical Consultant of Phase 1 Curriculum 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Public Service

  • Masters 2017 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Youth Executive Committee, House of God Church of God in Christ 2006 - 2014

    Role: Committee Member
  • Education Discovery Institute: Educational Retreat Planning Committee 2010 - 2011

    Role: Committee Member
  • Cervi Cusco – Women’s Health Clinic 2010

    Role: Other
  • Murphy Middle School Career Day 2010

    Role: Other