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Andrew Pippas

Andrew W. Pippas, MD

Board Chairman

Director of Clinical Oncology Research

Piedmont Columbus Regional - John B. Amos Cancer Center

Andrew W. Pippas, MD

Andrew Pippas

Board Chairman

Director of Clinical Oncology Research

Piedmont Columbus Regional - John B. Amos Cancer Center

Dr. Andrew Pippas is medical director and director of clinical oncology research with the John B. Amos Cancer Center at Piedmont Columbus Regional in Columbus, Georgia. Dr. Pippas' research interests include gastrointestinal malignancies. A 2010 Distinguished Georgia Cancer Scholar, he a recipient of the National Institutes of Health's Physician Scientist Award. Dr. Pippas is board certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology. He earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Utah School of Medicine in Salt Lake City, and completed his residency in internal medicine and a fellowship in medical oncology/ hematology at the Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina. He is an active member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Society of Hematology.

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Cancer Center opens in Braselton

“This new collaborative space puts our patients’ needs front and center by providing a more cohesive environment with access to both medical oncology/hematology and radiation oncology services within steps of each other,” says Charles Nash III, MD, FACP, medical director of NGMC’s Cancer Services and medical oncologist with Longstreet Clinic (and Georgia CORE Board member).

6/29/2021

Despite pandemic, Georgia’s Colorectal Cancer Control Program making significant strides

Thanks to funding awarded by the Centers for Disease Control for five-years beginning July 2020, Georgia CORE and Augusta University are partners in the Georgia Colorectal Cancer Control Program, which is increasing CRC screenings in southeast and southwest Georgia.

3/23/2021

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Advancing Cancer Care through Partnerships and Innovation

Georgia CORE is a state-supported nonprofit that leverages partnerships and innovation to attract more clinical trials, increase research, and promote education to improve cancer care for Georgians in rural, urban, and suburban communities across the state.