St. Mary's Medical Education

Internal AU/UGA Medical Partnership Internal Medicine Program Office

Pete Yunyongying, MD, FACP,
Internal Medicine Program Director,
Specialties: Internal Medicine, Medical School: University of Maryland, Residency: UT Southwestern

Achilia Morrow
Associate Program Director & Assistant Professor of Medicine
Specialties: Internal Medicine, Medical School: Harvard Medical School, Residency: Brigham and Women's Hospital

Seth Jelinek
Assistant Program Director for Outpatient & Ambulatory Education
Specialties: Internal Medicine, Medical School: Ross University School of Medicine, Residency: UT Austin

Internal Medicine Program Team

 Lelia Ward, MD

Hospitalist

Medical School: Medical College of Georgia;

Residency:Greenville Hospital System in Greenville, South Carolina;

Karan Julka, MD

Pulmonologist

Medical School: Saba University School of Medicine;

Residency: Mercer University School of Medicine

John W. Layher, MD

Cardiologist

Medical School: Indiana University School of Medicine;

Residency: Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Robert J. Meyer, MD

Hospitalist

Medical School: Medical College of Georgia;

Residency: Naval Medical Center Portsmouth in Portsmouth, VA

Ashley Cown

Director of Neuroscience & Center for Rehab Medicine

Internal Medicine Program Office

Abby Ward, MEd
Program Coordinator, Internal Medicine

AU/UGA Medical Partnership

Chrys Moore
Medical Education Coordinator

St. Mary's Health Care System, Inc.

Internal Medicine Program Specialty Education Coordinators

John W. Layher, MD

Cardiology

Gregory S. Smith, MD

Gastroenterology

James E. Splichal, MD

Hematology

Mark P. Visitacion, MD

Infectious Disease

Rene B. Mackay, MD

Nephrology

Karan Julka, MD

Pulmonology AND Critical Care

Donald W. Scott, MD

Geriatrics

Cynthia L. Shepherd, MD

Oncology

Jeremy Anthony, MD

Endocrinology

For more information, please contact the Program Office at imresidency@uga.edu

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