By establishing this new institute, it is anticipated that the research and service initiatives will cover all five core competency areas of public health: health management and administration, epidemiology, behavioral health and health education, environmental and occupational health and biostatistics.
The announcement of IPPH will celebrate and appropriately recognize 30 years of GPI/GPC activities at the Medical College of Georgia and Georgia Regents University. The institute is being initiated with the research expertise of over 30 GRU faculty whom generate more than $7 million in extramurally funded research and through targeted philanthropic gifts.
- The Bachelor of Science and postbaccalaureate certificate in Health Information Administration programs represent GRU's effort to improve health care through the use of technology.
- Two weeks into the school year, the Department of Music and the American Opera and Musical Theater Institute present “The Fantasticks,” a staple of musical theater for more than 50 years.
- Friday marked a turning point in the lives of nearly 300 individuals when the College of Nursing donned several of its first-year students in their white coats.