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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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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

Chasing Cancer with Otis Brawley, MD & Ezekiel J. Emanuel, MD

Otis Brawley says he thinks coronavirus vaccine should be mandated like other vaccines in the U.S.

8/03/2021

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

Georgia CORE

 

Advancing Cancer Care through Partnerships and Innovation

Georgia CORE is a statewide nonprofitthat 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.