Anna Edmondson

Associate Professor

Anna Edmondson

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Cellular Biology and Anatomy

  • (706) 721-1808
  • CB 1805

Education

  • Ph.D., Pathology University of Tennessee Health, 2004

  • BS, Molecular Biology Auburn University, 1998

Awards & Honors

  • Distinguished Faculty Award for Basic Science Teaching Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, 2016

  • Exemplary Teaching Award for Medical Student Education Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University, 2015

  • Invited Participant AAMC Early Career Women in Medicine Professional Development Seminar 2013

  • Outstanding Teaching Award GRU Physician Assistant Department, 2013

  • GRU Exemplary Teaching Award 2012

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • ANAT 7010

    Human Gross Anat for Med Ill I
  • MEDI 5012

    Medical Education
  • MEDI 5088

    Medical Scholars Program
  • MEDI 5155

    Mod 2: Tissue and Musculoskele
  • MEDI 5158

    Mod 3: Cardiopulmonary
  • ANAT 7300

    Human Gross Anatomy
  • ANAT 7011

    Human Gross Anat Med Ill II
  • MEDI 5163

    Mod 4 Gastrointest & Nutrition
  • MEDI 5159

    Mod 5: Genitourinary
  • MEDI 5169

    Mod 6: Head & Neck Special Sen
  • PTHP 7331

    Orthopaedics I
  • MEDI 5198

    Phase 1 Comprehensive Module

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • p130Cas substrate domain signaling promotes migration, invasion, and survival of estrogen receptor-negative breast cancer cells, 2009
  • A GPI-anchored co-receptor for tissue factor pathway inhibitor controls its intracellular trafficking and cell surface expression, 2006
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Parasitic adaptive mechanisms in infection by Leishmania, 2002
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Structural and functional characterization of tissue factor pathway inhibitor following degradation by matrix metalloproteinase-8, 2002
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • MMP-8 cleaves TFPI and decreases its anticoagulant activity, 2000
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Department Service

  • Peer Faculty Mentor fro Dr. Charys Martin 2013 - 2015

    Role: Faculty Mentor
  • Cellular Biology & Anatomy Search Committee Faculty Recruitment 2012

    Role: Committee Member
  • Cellular Biology & Anatomy Search Committee Faculty Recruitment 2010 - 2011

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • Alternative Spring Break Interest Group 2015 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Class of 2019 Student Promotions Subcommittee, Chair 2015 - Present

  • Anatomical Sciences Education Interest Group 2014 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Medical College of Georgia Academic House 8 2014 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Medical College of Georgia Phase 1 & 2 Curriculum Committee 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair

University Service

  • Augusta University BS/MD Program Promotions and Mentoring Committee 2014 - Present

  • Academy of Educators 2012 - Present

  • Academy of Educators Education Research Day, Reviewer 2013

  • Health Professions Education Certificate, Consultant 2013

  • SACS (Southern Association of Colleges & Schools) Accreditation 2009-2010 Review Committee for Student Affairs, Vice Chair 2009 - 2010

Professional Service

  • MedU Science Core Discipline Director for Embryology 2014 - Present

    Role: Director
  • American Physiological Society (APS) Archive of Teaching Resources, Reviewer 2011 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Anatomical Sciences Education Journal 2011 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • American Association of Anatomists: Professional Development Committee 2015 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member
  • American Association of Anatomists: Anatomy Curriculum Content Task Force 2015 - 2016

    Role: Task Force Member