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Gose elected president of MCG Alumni Association


AUGUSTA, Ga. – Dr. David Gose, an internist in Hiram, Georgia, and 1999 graduate of the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, has been elected president of the MCG Alumni Association. Gose succeeds Dr. Buffi Boyd, a Savannah urologist and 1999 graduate, who had served as presidentover the last year.

As president of the alumni association, Gose represents more than 11,000 living and located graduates of the state’s public medical school at events ranging from the Class of 2016’s Hooding Ceremony, later this month, to the Class of 2020’s Freshman Brunch. The Alumni Association also sponsors programming such as welcome dinners for students and alumni at MCG’s regional campuses in Albany, Rome and Savannah/Brunswick; a luncheon for students at the Augusta University/University of Georgia Partnership Campus in Athens; the annual Raft Debate; and an expanded HOST Program offsetting travel expenses for students during their residency interviews.

Gose practices internal medicine in WellStar Medical Group’s East Paulding Primary Care Center in Hiram, and has been recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance's Bridges to Excellence program for his quality diabetes care and management.

He has served on WellStar’s Pharmacy and Therapeutics, Clinical Practice Guidelines, Hospital Executive and Hospital Credentials committees, and has been a member of the MCG Alumni Association Board of Directors since 2007.

Gose earned a bachelor’s degree in biology and graduated magna cum laude from the University of Georgia in 1994. After graduating medical school, he completed an internal medicine residency at Memorial Health University Medical Center in Savannah, serving as chief resident from 2001-02 and being recognized as Resident of the Year. He is a member of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, the American Medical Association, the Medical Association of Georgia and the Cobb County Medical Society.