Denise Kornegay


Denise Kornegay


Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Family Medicine

Other Duties

Associate Dean, Medical College of Georgia

Associate Dean


24+ years as Executive Director of the Georgia Statewide Area Health Education Centers, preparing a diverse and distributed health workforce for the state.


  • MSW, Social Sciences, General University of Georgia, 1987

  • BA, Psychology, General Carson - Newman College, 1985

Awards & Honors

  • 2014 Gene Meyer Program of the Year National AHEC Organization, 2014

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • FMPC 5020

    Health Policy and Advocacy

Teaching Interests

Health Policy Rural Health Primary Care

Research Interests

Health Policy Rural Health Primary Care Workforce Workforce strategies