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By joining the Medical College of Georgia and Dental College of Georgia's biomedical community at Augusta University, you will choose an exciting path of training,  professional and career development.... and incredible possibilities for making a difference. 

Faculty in our Medical College of Georgia and Dental College of Georgia will be your enthusiastic and committed mentors.  They are highly successful, nationally competitive and internationally recognized -  with substantial research funding.  As Biomedical Science graduate students, you will become part of a close and collaborative community of scholars, educators, researchers, clinician-scientists... and will develop life-long friends and colleagues.  

Why wait?  If you are an intellectually curious student committed to developing your talents for a life of discovery, leadership and service— then our Biomedical Sciences Programs are the fit for you 

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Health Sciences Campus

Pavilion III

(706) 721-3278



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Events & Announcements


Center for Writing Excellence (CWE)


Spring 2023 CWE Location and Hours

CWE Graduate Student Resources

Steve Coughlin

Spring 2023 Schedule

Career Services Events

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Spring 2023 Event Schedule

Women’s History Month

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March 2023 Institutional Schedule




Inaugural J. Malcolm Kling Memorial Lecture: Current Ethical Challenges in Clinical Research by Christine Grady, MSN, PhD

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March 23
RSVP for In-Person Location
2 pm
(Registration Required)

CWE: Final Graduate Writing Retreat of the Spring Semester

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March 25
9 am - 1 pm
(Registration Required)

CWE: NIH F31 Predoctoral Fellowship Grant Review Session

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March 27
6 - 8 pm
(Registration Required)

3-Minute Thesis Final Competition

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March 29
5:30 pm
Questions? email

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Reoccurring Events

Emotional Wellness Support Group

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Mondays at 10:00 am
Summerville Campus SCAPS Office (CE-2A)

Questions? email

TGS Book Club Schedule

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Once a month at 6:00 pm
in either Greenblatt or Reese Library or virtually

Questions? email

CWE Writing Groups: Dissertation/Thesis, Publication, Funding, and Creative Writing

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Each of the four groups will meet an hour per week from
Jan 23 - Apr 28
*Registration Required*

Questions? email

CWE Speaking Circle for English Language Learners to Practice English Skills

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The circle will meet one hour per week from
Jan 23 - May 1
*Registration required*

Questions? email

Biomedical Science News

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Richard McIndoe, PhD, will direct coordinating unit for new, national research initiative in diabetes, obesity

The National Centers for Metabolic Phenotyping in Live Models of Obesity and Diabetes, or MPMOD, is a multicenter initiative being established by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.

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Gene essential to making DNA appears to be a good target in minimizing pulmonary hypertension

The findings point toward a treatment target for a condition that does not have great treatment options.

Eric Belin de Chantemele, right, along with Dr. Jessica Faulkner, left, and Candee Barris pose to be photographed in their lab.

Females of all ages, ethnicities have more salt-sensitive hypertension than males

Faculty at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University were recognized with Exemplary Teaching Awards for their contributions to students and residents at the state’s public medical school.

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Tiny worm plays a big role in learning whether Parkinson’s really starts in the gut

Scientists have evidence that a toxic protein aggregates in the neurons in the gut before it interferes with neurons in the brain.

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