Augusta University

Augusta University Augusta University

1120 15th Street or 2500 Walton Way, Augusta, 30912, GA, US



Augusta University is Georgia's health sciences university and a national center for cyber security education. Home to the state’s only public academic medical center, Augusta’s world-class clinicians are bringing the medicine of tomorrow to patient care today. The university is comprised of nine colleges, including one of the nation's oldest medical schools, the Medical College of Georgia; the Hull College of Business; and the state's only dental school, the Dental College of Georgia.



Experts (77)

Gregg Murray

Gregg Murray

Professor of Political Science | Department of Social Sciences

Dr. Gregg Murray's research focuses on political behavior and psychology with specific interests in voter mobilization and turnout.

Politics Political Behavior and Research Voter Mobilization Terrorism Social Science Research Leadership

 Jose Vazquez

Jose Vazquez

Infectious Diseases

Dr. Jose Vazquez studies and treats infectious diseases, including antibiotic-resistant superbugs and fungal infections.

Translational Medicine in Infectious Diseases Drug-Resistant Infections (CREs KPCs) Infectious Disease Clinical Trials Antimicrobials and Antifungals Infections associated with biofilms

Martha Tingen

Martha Tingen

Associate Director, Cancer Prevention, Control and Population Health

Dr. Martha Tingen is a behavioral nurse scientist targeting prevention of tobacco use in children.

Cancer Prevention and Control Tobacco Control Pediatric Research in Prevention Second-Hand Smoke Effects Community-Based Prevention

Mark  Thompson

Mark Thompson

Professor of Economics & Associate Dean, Hull College of Business

Dr. Mark Thompson is an economist with highly accomplished work in business conditions, risk analysis, energy and the healthcare industry.

Risk Analysis Energy Healthcare Industry Economics

Simon Medcalfe

Simon Medcalfe

Associate Professor of Finance

Dr. Simon Medcalfe is a highly-regarded finance expert and the Cree Walker Chair in the Hull College of Business.

Sports Economics Economics of Religion Entrepreneurial Finance

Scott  Thorp

Scott Thorp

Associate Vice President for Research / Chair, Depart of Art and Design

At Augusta University, Scott Thorp seeks to create a creative community around a nationally ranked art and design department.

User-Centered Design Concept Development Contemporary Art Digital Photography Creativity Research Design Thinking

Dale Peeples

Dale Peeples

Pediatric Psychiatrist / Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Dr. Dale Peeples treats children with mental illnesses and is an expert in juvenile corrections and the impact of media on young patients.

Juvenile Corrections Psychiatry Telepsychiatry Pediatric Psychiatry Juvenile Delinquency Medical Education Foster Care and Adoptions

Nagy Youssef

Nagy Youssef

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Dr. Nagy Youssef is a leading expert in PTSD and suicide prevention and treats civilians, active duty military and veterans.

Suicide Prevention Treatment-Resistant Mood Disorders Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Psychiatry

Jigarkumar Parikh

Jigarkumar Parikh

Co-Leader, Genito-Urinary Oncology Program

Dr. Parikh is a medical oncologist specializing in kidney cancer, prostate cancer, bladder cancer and melanoma.

Oncology Bone Cancer Bladder Cancer Kidney Cancer Melanoma Prostate Cancer Testicular Cancer Soft Tissue Sarcoma Cancer

David Hess

David Hess


Dr. David C. Hess, a stroke specialist, educator, and entrepreneur, is dean of the Medical College of Georgia.

Stroke Neuroscience Telemedicine Neurology Stem Cell Research Molecular Medicine Academic Medicine

Industry Experience (3)

  • Education/Learning
  • Research
  • Health Care - Facilities