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  2. Jan 16, 2020
Medical College of Georgia Defies Standards, Uses Live Animals To Train Doctors

AUGUSTA, Ga.–The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine—a national nonprofit of more than 12,000 doctors—has objected to the use of live animals for training doctors in the Medical College of Georgia’s (MCG) emergency medicine and general surgery residency programs.