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

  • Medical License Georgia Medical Board,

  • PHY Georgia Composite Medical Brd, 2016

  • Medical License South Carolina Medical Board, 2016

  • PHY Georgia Medical Board, 2014

Awards & Honors

  • 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

  • CSRA Scholarship 2013

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MEDI 5594

    ECM 1-Foundations
  • MEDI 5590

    ECM 1-PD
  • MEDI 6590

    ECM 2-PD
  • REMD 5000

    Emergency Medicine
  • EMED 5001

    Emergency Medicine Clkship
  • MEDI 5591

    ECM 1-PD
  • MEDI 6591

    ECM 2-PD
  • EMED 5085

    Freshmen Emergency Medicine
  • MEDI 5240

    Mod 5: Cardiopulmonary
  • MEDI 5298

    Phase 2 Comp Module & NBR

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Departments Transfers Due to Lack of Radiology Services., 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • The role of aldosterone in mediating the dependence of angiotensin hypertension on IL-6. , 2009
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Evaluation of the role of aldosterone in the dependency of Ang II hypertension on IL-6. , 2007
    Abstract
  • Role of TNF-alpha in the dependency of Ang II hypertension on IL-6., 2007
    Abstract
  • TNF-α modulates murine carvernosal smooth muscle reactivity and contributes to Ang II-induced changes on cavernosal (penile) function. , 2007
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

College Service

  • Unconscious Bias Committee Meeting 2017 - Present

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

    Role: Committee Member
  • Igniting the Dream of Medicine 2018 - 2018

    Role: Other
  • MCG, 50th Anniversary of MCG Ethnic Diversity Committee 2015 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member
  • MCG, LCME Site Visit Resident Participant for Emergency Medicine 2015 - 2015

    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