Georgia's Online Cancer Information Center

Sonia Bell

Sonia Bell, MBA

Vice President for Administration

Sonia Bell, MBA

Sonia Bell

Vice President for Administration

Sonia is a strong advocate for research and education, and for 15 years at Emory University she helped to advance these initiatives in infectious diseases and special pathogens like Ebola and COVID-19. She brings her years of program management at the fitting intersection of academia and healthcare to oversee the financial, IT, and Human Resource functions at Georgia CORE. A proud Iowa Hawkeye, Sonia enjoys working out, which is helpful because of the taste-testing she often has to do for her restaurant-owning husband! Contact her by emailing

About Us

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.


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.


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).


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.