The week of September 16, 2007 was celebrated as Surgical Technology Week across the country. To honor those who are in this field and the teachers who help educate and train students to be Surgical Technologists, Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue presented a special proclamation on September 26, 2007. The ceremony was held at 10:00 a.m. at the State Capitol in Atlanta.
September 26, 2007: Dozens of Surgical Technologists and instructors from across the state pose with Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue at the ceremony honoring their profession.
September 26, 2007: Columbus Technical College Surgical Technology Instructor, Carl Sandy, shakes hands with Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue.