Atlanta Center for Medical Research

South Metro Neighbor Features ACMR CEO Announcement

ACMR featured in local newspaper's recent issue.

ACMR Thanks Habitat for Humanity and Home Depot for Work in Our Local Community

ACMR team members visit local Habitat for Humanity home.

ACMR Attends the 2018 ASCP Meeting

ACMR is at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Pharmacology (ASCP) from May 29-June 1, 2018 at the Loews Miami Beach, Florida.

ACMR Announces Appointment of Eric Riesenberg as Chief Executive Officer

ACMR announced Eric Riesenberg will begin serving as CEO, effective immediately.

ACMR Sponsors and Attends the 2018 NAMI Georgia Annual Conference Meeting in Atlanta

The Atlanta Center for Medical Research sponsored and attended the 2018 NAMI Georgia Annual Conference Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia April 20 -21.

ACMR Honored at the 2018 Georgia Bio Life Sciences Health Impact Awards

Georgia Bio Community Award Honors ACMR’s Contributions to Life Sciences on February 15, 2018.

ACMR Attends 2018 GPPA Winter CME Meeting

ACMR is proud to have had a booth at this year’s Georgia Psychiatric Physicians Association (GPPA) Winter CME Meeting on February 2- 3, 2018.

ACMR is Proud to Attend and Exhibit at the 2017 CNS Summit

ACMR is proud to be attending and exhibiting at this year’s CNS Summit on November 16 – 19 in Boca Raton, Florida.

ACMR Sponsors the 2017 Georgia Bio Innovation Summit

ACMR served as a sponsor for this year’s Georgia Bio Innovation Summit at the Cobb Galleria in Atlanta on October 24.

ACMR Sponsors and Participates in Local NAMIWalks

ACMR participated in and was a sponsor of this year’s NAMIWalks, which took place at Grant Park in Atlanta on October 7.

ACMR Hosts Reunion for Former Southwest Atlanta Hospital Physicians and Staff

On August 26th, ACMR hosted the 3rd annual reunion for the former physicians and staff of the Southwest Atlanta Hospital, the original occupant of the current ACMR campus. Read more about this event.

ACMR Appear on “The Weekly Check-Up”: Carrie Bednarz & Dmitri Iskhakov

“The Weekly Check-Up with Dr. Bruce Feinberg” recently featured the Atlanta Center for Medical Research (ACMR) on WSB-AM 750 and 95.5 FM. Clinical Rater Supervisor, Carrie Bednarz, and Intake Supervisor, Dmitri Iskhakov, sat down with host Dr. Feinberg on the August 13th show.

ACMR Sponsored Local DFCS Community Health Fair

Learn how ACMR partnered with the Fulton County Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS) for its annual Back-to-School Community Health Fair.

ACMR Featured in the South Metro Neighbor

Local newspaper features ACMR's Community Design Award from the Atlanta Urban Design Commission.

ACMR’s Dr. Robert Riesenberg is Published in The Lancet

ACMR’s President, CEO, and Principal Investigator, Dr. Robert Riesenberg, was recently published in an article featured in The Lancet, a weekly peer-reviewed general medical journal.

ACMR Attended DIA 2017

ACMR attended the Drug Information Association (DIA) 2017 Annual Meeting taking place June 18-22 in Chicago, Illinois.

ACMR attended the American Society of Clinical Pharmacology Annual Meeting

ACMR attended the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Pharmacology (ASCP) from May 29-June 2, 2017 at the Loews Miami Beach, Florida.

ACMR Honored with Helping Hands Award

Fulton Country Division of Family and Children Services honored the Atlanta Center for Medical Research with their annual Helping Hands Award on Tuesday, May 16, 2017.

ACMR Appears on “The Weekly Check-Up”: Eric Riesenberg & Dmitri Iskhakov

“The Weekly Check-Up with Dr. Bruce Feinberg” recently featured the Atlanta Center for Medical Research (ACMR) on WSB-AM 750 and 95.5 FM. Director of Operations, Eric Riesenberg, and Intake Supervisor, Dmitri Iskhakov, sat down with host Dr. Feinberg on the May 7 show.

ACMR is Honored with the Community Design Award

The Atlanta Center for Medical Research (ACMR), a national leader in research studies since 1982, was awarded the Community Design Award from the Atlanta Urban Design Commission on May 11, 2017.

ACMR Sponsors 2017 NAMI Conference

The Atlanta Center for Medical Research sponsored and attended NAMI’s Annual Conference & Meeting in Savannah, Georgia April 21-23, 2017. The conference covered areas such as recovery, CIT, emerging trends, advocacy, and affiliate development.

ACMR and 4Front Healthcare of Atlanta Host Caregivers Appreciation Night

On March 29, ACMR partnered with 4Front Healthcare to host a Caregivers Appreciation Night. The event was held at ACMR. It focused on connecting almost 50 caregivers, showing appreciation for them, and providing those who attended with dinner, entertainment, and dessert.

ACMR Appears on “The Weekly Check-Up”: Eric Riesenberg & Maria Atella

ACMR was recently featured on “The Weekly Check-Up with Dr. Bruce Feinberg” on WSB-AM 750 and 95.5 FM. Director of Operations, Eric Riesenberg, and Manager of Business Development and Clinical Ratings for ACMR, Maria Atella, sat down with host Dr. Feinberg on the February 26 show.

ACMR Supports New Doctors’ Memorial Park

On Tuesday, January 31, Atlanta City Councilmember C.T. Martin, Mayor Kasim Reed, and the Department of Parks and Recreation hosted the Ground Breaking Ceremony for the new Doctors’ Memorial Park.

ACMR is Proud to Have Participated in This Year’s GPPA Winter CME Meeting

ACMR had a booth at this year’s Georgia Psychiatric Physicians Association (GPPA) Winter CME Meeting. This annual two-day meeting, which took place February 3-4 at the Ritz-Carlton in Buckhead, typically hosts 180 psychiatrists and brings leading experts from around the country to share the latest in psychiatric science and hands-on practices.

Eric Riesenberg Calls into “The Weekly Check-Up”

ACMR was mentioned on “The Weekly Check-Up with Dr. Bruce Feinberg” on WSB-AM 750 and 95.5 FM during its November 20 show. Eric Riesenberg, the Director of Operations, called in to inform listeners about the exciting contributions Atlanta Center for Medical Research is making in the healthcare community and how they can become a part of it.

Giving Back to Our Community this Holiday Season

‘Tis the season of feasts and gift giving. The ACMR family is making sure everyone feels the love of the season. They partnered with the Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS) to give the gift of laughter, happiness, and good ole holiday cheer.

ACMR Supports Moving Day Atlanta

ACMR walked in Moving Day Atlanta, which was held in Centennial Olympic Park on October 23. Moving Day is the National Parkinson Foundation’s annual fundraising walk event, uniting families, friends, and communities both large and small in the fight against Parkinson’s disease.

Atlanta Business Chronicle Quotes ACMR’s Dr. Robert Riesenberg

Atlanta Center for Medical Research Founder and Principal Investigator Dr. Robert Riesenberg was quoted by the Atlanta Business Chronicle in its Oct. 14 issue in a story about postpartum depression (PPD). The article appeared in a quarterly healthcare special section that focused on Women’s Health.

ACMR Sponsors 2016 CNS Summit

ACMR is proud to have attended this year’s CNS Summit at Boca Raton, Florida. The CNS Summit took place from October 27-30, and was a platform for change and a community passionate about shaping the future, with a focus on collaboration, innovation, and technology. ACMR was a Patron Sponsor of the 2016 CNS Summit, and has been a sponsor for many years.

ACMR Supports NAMIWalks Georgia

ACMR participated in and was a sponsor of this year’s NAMIWalks, which took place at Grant Park in Atlanta on October 8. NAMIWalks supports the work of NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) organizations, which host education programs, facilitate support groups, provide mental health trainings, advocate for access to services, and offer a compassionate place to turn for the millions of Americans living with mental illness.

ACMR Sponsored 2016 Georgia Bio Innovation Summit

ACMR served as a sponsor for this year’s Georgia Bio Innovation Summit at the Cobb Galleria in Atlanta on September 28.

ACMR Appears on “The Weekly Check-Up” at the Decatur Book Festival

ACMR was recently featured on “The Weekly Check-Up with Dr. Bruce Feinberg” on WSB-AM 750 and 95.5 FM. ACMR Director of Operations, Eric Riesenberg, sat down with guest host Dr. Scott Miller of Georgia Urology on the September 4 show, broadcast on location at the Decatur Book Festival in downtown Decatur, Georgia.

Medical Conditions Affecting the Elderly

Based on current life expectancy trends, older Americans will begin to comprise a larger portion of the U.S. population. One consequence of that dynamic will be more Americans being afflicted by diseases and conditions that typically affect the elderly.

ACMR Participated in Local Community Health Fair

ACMR recently partnered with the Fulton County Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS) for their Back to School Community Health Fair. The fair provided necessary health screenings and school supplies to families in the area surrounding ACMR and DFCS offices.

ACMR Community Blood Drive

Did you know that one in three people will need a lifesaving blood transfusion during their lifetime? In situations like these, patients depend heavily on donated blood. ACMR was proud to do its part to save these lives by hosting the LifeSouth Community Blood Mobile at our center August 18th, 2016.

ACMR Appears on “The Weekly Check-Up”: Eric Riesenberg & Dr. Hagar Badawy

ACMR was recently featured on “The Weekly Check-Up with Dr. Bruce Feinberg” on WSB-AM 750 and 95.5 FM. Director of Operations, Eric Riesenberg, and Pharmacy Manager, Dr. Hagar Badawy, sat down with guest host Dr. Scott Miller of Georgia Urology on the May 29 show.

ACMR at the 2016 APA Annual Meeting

ACMR sponsored in the 169th Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) between May 14 and 18 at the Georgia World Congress Center. The study of mental health issues represents a central part of ACMR’s mission.

ACMR Sponsored ACRP Meeting & Expo 2016

ACMR served as a Silver Sponsor for the Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) Meeting & Expo at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta from April 16 to 19.

ACMR Promotes Health and Wellness in Local Community

As the new year is well under way, ACMR has kicked off the new year in full swing promoting collaboration between health care providers, community members and the research center. These collaborations provide benefits for participants, community, and research.

ACMR Helps Children in Need

An estimated 30 ACMR employees participated in a holiday toy drive that benefitted the Children’s Restoration Network, a Roswell-based nonprofit that has served homeless children and their mothers in metro Atlanta for more than 20 years.

ACMR Attends Seniors and Baby Boomer Expo

ACMR spread the word about the work it does on Oct. 18 at the Seniors and Baby Boomer Expo at Stonecrest Mall in Lithonia.

ACMR’s Eric Riesenberg Appears on “The Weekly Check-Up”

On Sunday, September 6, 2015, ACMR’s Eric Riesenberg joined guest host Dr. Scott Miller for a live interview on AM 750 and NOW 95.5 FM News/Talk WSB's weekly health radio show, The Weekly Check-Up. The show was broadcast live from the 10th Annual Decatur Book Festival in downtown Decatur.

ACMR Visits Senior Center

On Monday June 29 the Atlanta Center for Medical Research staff had the joy of meeting and volunteering with 40 seniors at the Austell Senior Center.

ACMR Sponsors Golf Tournament and Fundraiser

ACMR joined the 12th Annual Invitational Golf Tournament and Fundraiser at the Heron Bay Golf Club in Locust Grove, GA.

ACMR Appears on “The Weekly Check-Up”: Eric Riesenberg & Dr. David Wyatt

On Sunday, May 3, 2015, ACMR’s Eric Riesenberg and Dr. David Wyatt joined host Bruce Feinberg for an in-studio appearance on AM 750 and NOW 95.5 FM News/Talk WSB’s weekly health radio show, The Weekly Check-Up.

ACMR Profiled for AJC Feature Story

The Atlanta Center for Medical Research was recently the subject of a feature business story appearing in the Sunday, December 21, issue of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

ACMR Announces Grand Opening Celebration for Research Facility

The Atlanta Center for Medical Research (ACMR), a national leader in research studies since 1980, will hold a grand opening celebration at its newly renovated research facility in southwest Atlanta on Thursday, Oct. 23.

ACMR Announces Fall Relocation in Southwest Atlanta

The Atlanta Center for Medical Research (ACMR), a national leader in research studies since 1980, recently announced that it will be moving from its current location in Midtown, Atlanta to a newly renovated, state-of-the-art facility in Southwest, Atlanta located at 501 Fairburn Road, SW.

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