Who sets the pace for Augusta-Aiken's medical community? If you're a medical professional, send information on your promotion, activity or academic achievement to PACEMAKERS, c/o The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903-1928. Please include the name and phone number of a contact person.
Freddie Childress of Mooney's Shoes Inc. has received a lifetime achievement award from the Board for Certification in Pedorthics.
Medical College of Georgia
Dr. Manuel F. Casanova, Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology at MCG, has been selected as a Stanley Scholar by the Stanley Foundation, the research branch of the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill; also Dr. Casanova has been named to Scientific Advisory Board of the National Alliance for Autism Research.
Dr. Russell E. Burgess, who has practiced in the Augusta community for 17 years, has joined the faculty as Chief of the Section of Hematology Oncology.
Department of Veteran Affairs
Lou Etta Green, LPN II, has been selected 1997 Nurse of the Year by the Georgia Licensed Practical Nurse's Association.