Mercer University News

Mercer University School of Medicine is preparing to welcome a group of 21 new 3rd year students to the Columbus Campus. This year’s class consists of a wide variety of students from all over Georgia. All will spend the next two years of their clinical education learning from physicians throughout the Columbus community. On July 29th the incoming students were recognized at the Student Clinician Ceremony hosted by the Columbus Chamber of Commerce. Among the speakers were Columbus Dean, Dr. Alice House, CEO of the Chamber of Commerce, Brian Anderson, and Mayor, Skip Henderson.

Please join us in welcoming these new students to the Columbus medical community!

  • Matthew Boles
  • Emily Denney
  • Ryan Foster
  • Andrew Hearn
  • Taylor Hollingsworth
  • John Hurt
  • Ankita Kanwar
  • Rina Lee
  • Analise McGreal
  • Evan Miller
  • Sahil Patel
  • Shivam Patel
  • Michael Sears
  • Jatayah Sheed
  • Daniel Slagle
  • Stephen Smith
  • Katelyn Sturdivant
  • Tony Tran
  • Malcolm Velasco
  • Doyle Wallace
  • Hye Yoon

Upcoming Mercer Events:
August 12, 2019 – President’s Faculty Meeting
March 20, 2020 – Match Day
April 24, 2020 – Columbus Hooding Ceremony
May 2, 2020 - Graduation

If you are interested in becoming involved in medical education or in any of our events, please contact the Columbus Dean’s office at 706-223-5181 or by email at

Click here for the entire August 2019 Bulletin