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Medical College of Georgia Department of Pediatrics


Tomika Jordan



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Pediatrics News

Outside of the Augusta University Medical Center.

Annual Patient- and Family-Centered Care Conference returns Jan. 30

Augusta University Health will be hosting the 13th annual Patient- and Family-Centered Care Conference on Thursday, Jan. 30, in the Natalie and Lansing B. Lee Jr. Auditorium.

Doctors walking

NCI-sponsored trial explores better treatment for brain tumors in children

Children with recurrent brain tumors or newly diagnosed, particularly aggressive tumors called diffuse intrinsic pontine gliomas are being enrolled in the first study to examine the efficacy of a drug that inhibits an enzyme these tumors use to protect themselves from the child’s natural immune response.

Doctor in front of medical equipment

Birthweight, height together provide insight into future heart health

It’s the proportionately of a newborn — a measure that includes both birthweight and length — that may best tell doctors whether a child is born with an increased risk for heart problems later in life, investigators report.

photo from article Doctors Day 2019: The importance of rural physicians

Doctors Day 2019: The importance of rural physicians

“When people don’t have access to medical care and they can’t afford transportation, those situations truly impact the health of the community."