LaShon Sturgis

Assistant Professor

LaShon Sturgis

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Emergency Medicine and Hospitalist Services

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

  • REMD 5000

    Emergency Medicine
  • MEDI 5591

    ECM 1-PD
  • MEDI 6591

    ECM 2-PD
  • EMED 5001

    Emergency Medicine Clkship
  • EMED 5085

    Freshmen Emergency Medicine
  • MEDI 5240

    Mod 5: Cardiopulmonary
  • MEDI 5298

    Phase 2 Comp Module & NBR
  • MEDI 5590

    ECM 1-PD
  • MEDI 6590

    ECM 2-PD
  • MEDI 5158

    Mod 3: Cardiopulmonary

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