Vaccines are one of the safest medicines a person can put into their body and are a key tool in preventing deaths from COVID-19, a Mercer University College of Pharmacy vaccine researcher says. “I would say to anyone and everyone:...
MACON – Glenda Grant, who has served as interim executive director of the Georgia Rural Health Innovation Center (GRHIC) at Mercer University School of Medicine since April 6, 2021, has been selected as its executive director, Jean Sumner, M.D., FACP, dean of the School of...
Mercer University alumnus Chris Scrivner was at work when he got a call about a three-legged puppy that needed some help. The dog was missing a paw, and would he make a prosthetic leg for him? “I said, ‘Yeah, absolutely,’” recalled...
Twenty years ago, Mercer University alumna Christina Stanton was fleeing her New York City apartment, barefoot and in her pajamas. She and her husband, Brian, sought safety at Battery Park along with thousands of others, only to find themselves...
The Hon. Mary Alice Buckner isn’t kidding when she says she didn’t think of herself as a history maker. She didn’t know she was one. In fact, it wasn’t until a few years ago that she discovered this fact in...
MACON/SAVANNAH/COLUMBUS – Mercer University School of Medicine (MUSM) recently announced several faculty promotions and staff changes taking effect July 1. “Updating MUSM’s organizational structure will position our outstanding faculty and staff to be even more effective in their work for...
Sonal Patel-Cochran loves creating spaces and products that bring people joy, and she’s turned that passion into a growing business. The Mercer University alumna, who graduated with degrees in communications and art in 2002, is the owner of home...
After clearing some bumps in the road, the Rev. Louis Negrón Sr. is living his best life. Now, he uses the experiences from his career, education and personal life to help others reach that goal.  Negrón became the executive director...
One in four Americans believes inflation is the most important issue facing the U.S. economy, new polling data show. Twenty-six percent of respondents to a late June survey by PBS NewsHour, NPR and Marist said inflation was their top economic...
It takes a lot of people to make Mercer University the institution that it is. The students have and always will be the lifeblood of our University, but Mercer wouldn’t be Mercer without expert faculty members to pass on...

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