Dr Hagins is the medical director of the Coastal CARE Centers in southeast GA, serving the medical needs of some of the most vulnerable persons living with HIV/ AIDS. As a fellow of the Academy of Physicians in Clinical Research, she serves as an investigator on a number of pivotal clinical trials. Dr Hagins is an educator and mentor, training young clinicians and students in primary and HIV care. She is involved in her community as a presenter on a range of health topics to lay audiences. Dr Hagins is a veteran in-the-trenches physician, having dedicated the entirety of her now 25 year career to the underserved and is the recipient of such awards as: Women Rock, Georgia Public Health Primary Care Leadership, and Unstoppable Woman. She has been featured in the local and national media.