A proposal to launch a new graduate program at Middle Georgia State University (MGA) was approved by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia at its April meeting. The new degree, a Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MSOT), is a bridge program designed to help currently-licensed occupational therapy assistants advance their careers.
At retirement, Beth Brown leaves a legacy of hundreds of graduates and a stronger respiratory therapy profession. If not for Beth Brown, Middle Georgia State University’s respiratory therapy degree might not exist today.
Over Spring Break, Dr. Lacey Wallace and two nursing students, Callie Wilson and Walden Brown, traveled to Subirana Honduras on a mission trip with the United Methodist Volunteers in Mission. The group were able to visit a local clinic for a day, and assisted with triaging the patients, doing assessments and providing education to young women.
The photo shows the fall 2018 MGSANS president, Hunter Stringer, accepting the award from the Georgia Association of Nursing Students state officer, Morgan Wade.
The Middle Georgia State University School of Health Sciences, along with the Better Business Bureau of Central Georgia, hosted its 15th annual Senior Expo on Thursday, June 28, at the Macon Centreplex.
This message is to inform that Dr. Melissa Jordan, Assistant Professor in the School of Health Sciences, Department of Health Care Administration, has published a book chapter titled “A Methodological Consideration and Methodological Design Suitable to Examine Teenage Pregnancy,” in the upcoming textbook “Socio-Cultural Influences on Teenage Pregnancy and Contemporary Prevention Measures.” To be published July 1, 2018, through IGI Global.
Jasmine Brown, director of Clinical Education for MGA’s Department of Respiratory Therapy, develops Experiential Learning projects for RT students and serves on the Faculty Senate.
MGA Health Clinic is hosting a Spring Health Fair on the Warner Robins on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Oak Hall Lobby
There will be FREE health screenings, free HIV testing, giveaways, Red Cross Blood Drive, campus/community vendors, and more! PLEASE JOIN US!
For any additional questions, please contact via phone at (478) 471-2092.
NEW CAREER SERVICES hosts the ALL MAJORS SPRING CAREER FAIR
March 20 All Majors Career Fair Macon campus, SLC Lobby 10:00am-1:00pm
Join us in the SLC Lobby on the Macon campus where there will be over 40 employers looking to recruit for full/part-time jobs, internships, volunteer opportunities, and more! This event is open to students, graduates, and community members alike. Professional attire required; resumes strongly encouraged. For more information visit www.mga.edu/cs. Do you know an employer who would like to recruit at this event? Encourage them to register by calling Career Services at 478-471-2714.
Everything you wanted to know about OERs but were afraid to ask: From Ground Zero to Implementation and Beyond
Are you thinking of utilizing open education resources (OERs), in lieu of a textbook? Do you want more information of how to start the process? Are you wondering about the benefits and barriers? If you answered yes, this interactive presentation is for you. Participants will discuss redesigning a course using OERs, examine benefits and barriers, and review student and faculty feedback about the pros and cons.