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Petros Nikolinakos

Petros Nikolinakos, MD, CPI

Medical Onocologist

University Cancer and Blood Center

Petros Nikolinakos, MD, CPI

Petros Nikolinakos

Medical Onocologist

University Cancer and Blood Center

Petros Nikolinakos is a Board certified medical oncologist in private practice at University Cancer and Blood Center and on the medical staff of Athens Regional Hospital. He received his Medical Degree from the University of Debrecen in Debrecen, Hungary, completed his Fellowship in Hematology and Oncology and the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston and his residency in Internal Medicine at John H Stronger Hospital of Cook County in Chicago. He served as Chief Medical Resident at Cook County Hospital. Dr. Nikolinakos is a Clinical Associate Professor at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University and has served as an investigator on Georgia CORE sponsored studies. In 2013 he accepted the ASCO Clinical Trials Participation Award of the Conquer Cancer Foundation.

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South Georgia Medical Center doctor recognized as cancer treatment innovator

Dr. Samuel Ofori was recognized as one of 26 cancer innovators in Georgia by the Georgia Center for Oncology Research and Education.


Georgia CORE announces the first annual Phillip H. Street Cancer Community Service Award and the 2023 Matt Mumber M.D. Award for Excellence in Cancer

After a months-long nomination and selection process, Georgia CORE is pleased to announce Tiah Tomlin-Harris the winner of the first award given in honor of the late Phillip Street. Together with CPNG, Georgia CORE also has awarded the 2023 Matt Mumber M.D. Award for Excellence in Cancer Patient Navigation to Emily Beard of Northside Hospital


Phoebe physicians recognized for advancements in cancer care

Three Phoebe Cancer Center physicians were recognized recently for their contributions to the advancement of cancer care in Georgia.


Georgia CORE's FY22 Annual Report

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Georgia CORE releases report from Disparities in Cancer Clinical Trials Summit

On Sept. 30, Georgia's cancer experts shared advice and experiences with oncology providers, patient navigators and research managers - all to provide new ways to diversify participation in clinical trials. In February 2023, Georgia CORE issued a report with a recap and actions steps. Download the report >>


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Advancing Cancer Care through Partnerships and Innovation

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