Renuka Mehta

Associate Professor

Renuka Mehta

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pediatrics: Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pediatrics: Infectious Diseases

  • (706) 721-4402
  • BT 2646


  • MBBS, Medicine. Ranchi University, 1987

  • BS, Bio and Physical Sci Ranchi University, 1979


  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 2014

  • Mid-Career Women Faculty Professional Development AAMC, 2011

  • Medical Educational Research Certification (MERC) AAMC, 2010

  • ABPEDS American Board of Pediatrics, 2008

  • PHY GA State Bd Medical Examiners, 2001

  • PHY # 049921 GA State Bd Medical Examiners, 2001

Awards & Honors

  • Teaching in Excellence 2015

  • Georgia Governors Teaching fellowship 2014

  • Distinguished faculty Award for Clinical Science Teaching GHSU, 2012

  • Poster best demonstrating the meeting’s theme UHC Annual Conference, 2012

  • SOM Exemplary Teaching award for Resident Teaching GHSU, 2012

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • RPED 5002

    Pediatrics General
  • INQR 1000

    Fund. of Academic Inquiry
  • PEDS 5018

    Pediatric Critical Care


Selected Recent Publications

  • Impact of Just-In-Time and Place Simulation Trainings on Intern Success with Infant Lumbar Punctures, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Implementation and Impact of a Just-in-Time Assessment to Determine Intern Readiness to Perform Their First Infant Lumbar Puncture, 2015
  • A Comprehensive Infant Lumber Puncture Novice Procedural Skills Training Package: An INSPIRE Simulation-Based Procedural Skills Training Package, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Assessing Parent understanding of The “Asthma Action Plan” education using interactive Mobile App. 319, 2014
  • Can Residents Assess Other Providers' Infant Lumbar Puncture Skills? Validity Evidence for a Global Rating Scale and Subcomponent Skills Checklist, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Professional Service

  • APPD Research & Scholar taskforce Committee 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • APPD 2013 - Present

    Role: Other
  • SCCM Pediatric Online Module Committee 2013 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • SCCM Pediatric Sepsis Guideline Committee 2012 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Emergency Medical Services for Children, Region VI Georgia 2007 - Present

    Role: Other