Debbie P. Hagins, MD, AAHIVS

Medical Director, CARE Centers of Coastal Georgia, Academy of Physicians in Clinical Research Fellow, Coastal Health District, Savannah, GA

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.