Navigating Our Way to Better Health
Founded in 1828, the Medical College of Georgia is the 13th-oldest continuously operating medical school in the United States and the third-oldest in the Southeast. MCG, Georgia' health sciences university, has more than 2,500 students in five schools: Medicine, Allied Health Sciences, Dentistry, Graduate Studies and Nursing. Students come from most of Georgia's 159 counties. With approximately 5,000 faculty, staff and residents, MCG is one of the largest employers in the Augusta area. The University System of Georgia reports that during the 2007 fiscal year, an additional 3,800 jobs resulted from spending related to the institution, and its overall economic impact on the area approached nearly $1 billion.
The mission of the Medical College of Georgia is to discover, disseminate, and apply knowledge to improve health and reduce the burden of illness on society. In realizing its mission, the Medical College of Georgia is committed to serving the people of Georgia, the nation, and the world by: * Preparing the health professional workforce of the future * Conducting research through programs that create, disseminate, and apply new knowledge relevant to human health * Providing exceptional, innovative, patient-centered health care services * Contributing to the economic development and well being of the State of Georgia through integrated programs in education, research and clinical care
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