Augusta University

Augusta University

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

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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.

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David Terris, MD

David Terris, MD

Director of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Center

He performs minimally invasive thyroid/parathyroid surgery and pioneered a robotic facelift thyroidectomy that eliminates a visible scar.

Thyroid Disorders Parathyroid Disorders Robotic Surgery Thyroidectomy Facelifts

Martha Terris, MD

Martha Terris, MD

Witherington Distinguished Chair, Urology

Dr. Terris specializes in urologic cancers, including prostate cancer, kidney cancer, adrenal masses, bladder cancer and testicular cancer.

Oncology Cancer Prostate Cancer Kidney Cancer Bladder Cancer Adrenal Cancer Genitourinary Cancers Urologic Oncology

Marlo Vernon, PhD

Marlo Vernon, PhD

Associate Professor

Skilled in Program Evaluation, Grant Writing, Program Development, Public Health Research and Data Analysis.

Physical Activity Childhood Obesity Program Development Program Evaluation Public Health Research Obesity Prevention Body Composition

Donna Wear, PhD

Donna Wear, PhD

Professor

Professor Wear studies watershed ecology

Ecology Urban Ecology Conservation Issues Endangered Species Animal Behavior

Jim Wilde, MD

Jim Wilde, MD

Professor of Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics, Infectious diseases

Jim Wilde focuses on influenza, pandemic, TB, pediatric infectious diseases; antibiotic resistance, MRSA and emergency medicine.

Tuberculosis Emergency Medicine Pediatric Infectious Diseases Pandemic Influenza Antibiotic Resistance Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus

Seretha Williams, PhD

Seretha Williams, PhD

Chair of English and World Languages

Professor Williams is an expert in Africa and African Diaspora, Digital Humanities, and Digital Publication.

Digital Publication Africa and African Diaspora Digital Humanities

Laura  Williamson, PhD

Laura Williamson, PhD

Director, Center for Bioethics and Health Policy

A leading health ethicist specializing in vaccine hesitancy, addiction research, bioethics and immunization mandates.

Immunization mandates Bioethics Medical Ethics Addiction Research Vaccine Hesitancy

Robert Willson, MD

Robert Willson, MD

Assistant Professor

Robert Willson is an Assistant Professor at Augusta University specializing in orthapaedics and sports medicine.

Orthopedic Surgery Orthopaedics Sports Medicine

Jack Yu, MD

Jack Yu, MD

Pediatric Plastic Surgery

Dr. Yu is director of the Craniofacial Center at Children's Hospital of Georgia, where he has repaired cleft palates for more than 20 years.

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Pediatrics Pediatric Plastic Surgery Craniofacial Surgery Cleft Lip/Palette

Marc Austin, PhD

Marc Austin, PhD

Dean and Associate Provost - Augusta University Online

Senior business leader in higher ed professional and workforce development.

Online Education Micro-Credential Development Higher Education Strategy and Operations Online Learning and Student Service Models Professional and Executive Education Academic Innovation

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