Basic Medical Sciences
The School of Medicine has embarked on an innovative approach to interdisciplinary teaching and research. The Division of Basic Medical Sciences, located on the Macon Campus and the Department of Biomedical Sciences, located on the Savannah Campus are an integral part of that process. Both are home to faculty members from all of the basic sciences disciplines and assume major responsibilities in the educational programs and are also actively engaged in research and service activities.
The Department of Community Medicine serves the School of Medicine as the academic home of the Community Medicine Program, the Community Preceptor Network and the Center for Rural Health and Health Disparities. Community Medicine currently incorporates faculty members representing a number of unique and enriching professional and educational backgrounds, most with duties in both Community Medicine and research collaboration. The department provides rich educational opportunities, cutting-edge research and service learning to those wishing to study population health and contribute to clinical or community based research and service.
The Diagnostic Radiology Program blends the best of academic radiology with the practical experience of a private-practice environment with more than 187,500 diagnostic exams performed annually.
The Emergency Medicine Departments are located on the Macon and Savannah Campuses, with a mission to train and exposure students and residents to all types of emergencies. It is their goal to educate and prepare proficient, caring physicians who are able to meet the many challenges of emergency medicine.
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The Departments of Family Medicine are located on the Macon, Savannah and Columbus Campuses. The departments are an integral part to providing a predoctoral educational experience that will prepare generalist physicians for underserved areas of the state.
The Departments of Internal Medicine are located on the Macon and Savannah Campuses and the programs focus on providing outstanding training opportunities in Internal Medicine.
Obstetrics & Gynecology
The Obstetrics and Gynecology Programs located on the Macon and Savannah Campuses offer comprehensive training in obstetrics and gynecology, including all sub-specialties, to rotating medical students and residents.
The Pathology Department, as with all clinical departments have a faculty that consist of pathologists who are in active practice at hospitals in the community.
The Departments of Pediatrics located on the Macon and Savannah Campuses offers a program is designed to provide the experience and clinical skills needed to excel in general pediatrics and is consistent with the primary care focus of Mercer University School of Medicine. Our faculty represent a mix of generalists and specialists to assure a well-balanced program that will prepare you for the world of pediatric medicine.
Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
The Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences located on the Macon and Savannah Campuses. The mission of the departments is to train medical students and other professionals to serve as primary care physicians and mental health providers in rural and underserved areas of Georgia.
The Departments of Surgery located on the Macon and Savannah Campuses are dedicated to education and patient care in the field of general surgery, with a foundation in evidence-based surgical practice and a spirit of academic excellence.