The Georgia Cancer Center newsroom features all of the latest news, publications and media coverage for the cancer center.

Dr. Roni Bollag and assistant in lab
Banking for the Future

Banking for the Future

March 31, 2020

If you’ve ever heard a Northerner and a Southerner discuss winter weather, you know that cold can be a relative term. But when Dr. Roni Bollag, director of the Georgia Cancer Biorepository, uses the term, he means it. The freezers he oversees start cold and get colder: blood derivatives are stored at -80 degrees Celsius, […]

Dr. Marlo Vernon and patient using text-based pregnancy app
Texting for a Healthier Pregnancy

Texting for a Healthier Pregnancy

March 30, 2020

When Dr. Marlo Vernon, now an assistant professor in the cancer prevention, control and population health program at the Georgia Cancer Center, was looking for innovation challenges to share with her Innovation and Technology in Health Care students, she ran across the Remote Pregnancy Monitoring Grand Challenge, a technology-based competition conducted by the Health Resources […]

CSM grant winners smiling at camera
From the Wire: R&D 2020

From the Wire: R&D 2020

March 30, 2020

Layman receives top reproductive medicine researcher award Dr. Lawrence C. Layman, chief of the Section of Reproductive Endocrinology, Infertility and Genetics in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, is the 2019 recipient of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine’s Distinguished Researcher Award. Layman, Robert B. Greenblatt, […]

Media Contact

On deadline? Call (706) 799-8841 to reach the Communications and Media Relations coordinator for the Georgia Cancer Center.

For other questions, contact:
706-721-9176
chrcurry@augusta.edu 

Resources

Reducing the Burden

The Georgia Cancer Center at Augusta University is dedicated to reducing the burden of cancer in Georgia and across the globe through superior care, innovation, and education. Through unprecedented expansion, the Georgia Cancer Center is providing access to more first-in-the-nation clinical trials, world-renowned experts and life-saving options.