Babak Baban

Associate Professor

Babak Baban

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Dental College of Georgia
Department of Oral Biology

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Neurology

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Surgery: Plastic Surgery

Bio

Dr. Babak Baban is an Associate Professor, immunologist, at Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University of Georgia, USA. He earned his Ph.D. degree from University of London in UK.

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  • (706) 721-8732
  • CL 2140

Education

  • MPH, Public Health, General. Augusta University, 2015

  • MBA, Business Administration and Ma Augusta State University, 2008

  • Ph.D., Medical MicroBio and Bacteriol University of London, 1998

  • MS, MicroBio Sci and Immunology Tehran Univ of Medical Science, 1992

  • BS, Bio, General Urmia University, 1989

Awards & Honors

  • Study section Co-Chair American Heart Association, 2015

  • Associate Editor European Predictive, Preventive and Personalized Medicine Association (EPMA), 2015

  • AADR Georgia Chapter President 2013

  • Chair person and Judge 2013

  • Peer Reviewer 2013

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • OBMP 5001

    Bioclinical Seminar I
  • OBMP 5002

    Bioclinical Seminar II
  • DMAT 5001

    Dental Materials
  • PRDM 5001

    Introduction to Operatory Proc
  • OBMP 9210

    Invest of Problem
  • OBMP 9100

    Journal Club in Oral Biology
  • OBPR 9100

    Journal Club in Oral Biology
  • DMIC 5001

    Oral Microbiology and Infectio
  • OBMP 5003

    Special Topics in Oral Biology
  • DMIC 5003

    Cariology
  • COGS 8030

    Experimental Therapeutics
  • COGS 8240

    Intro to Imm/Inf Disease
  • DMIC 5002

    Oral Microbiology and Infectio
  • OBMP 9012

    Topics in OB II Sup
  • OBMP 8002

    Topics in Oral Biology 2
  • OBMP 9002

    Topics in Oral Biology II
  • OBPR 8002

    Topics in Oral Biology II

Teaching Interests

Immunology, Microbiology

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Mitochondrial N-formyl peptides cause airway contraction and lung neutrophil infiltration via formyl peptide receptor activation, 2016
  • The status of glucocorticoid-induced leucine zipper protein in the salivary glands in Sjögren's syndrome: predictive and prognostic potentials., 2016
    Manuscript
  • Tissue Dynamics: Lessons Learned From Sutural Morphogenesis and Cancer Growth, 2016
    Manuscript
  • ., Whole body vibration therapy: a novel potential treatment for type 2 diabetes mellitus., 2016
    Manuscript
  • Upregulation of Programmed Death-1 and Its Ligand in Cardiac Injury Models: Interaction with GADD153, 2015
    Other

Research Interests

Immunoregulatory mechanisms, inflammatory responses, immunity of diseases, immunity and alternative medicine

Department Service

  • Search Committee for Anatomy Position 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • Admission Committee 2014 - Present

  • Students Academic Records Committee 2013 - Present

  • Advisory Research Committee 2012 - Present

University Service

  • Dispute and Grievance Committee 2014 - Present

  • Institutional Biosafety Committee 2014 - Present

Professional Service

  • American Association of Immunology 2001 - Present

    Role: Member
  • American Association for Cancer Research 2000 - Present

    Role: Member
  • American Association of Dental Research (AADR) - 2010

    Role: Member
  • American Heart Association (AHA) - 2010

    Role: Member
  • International Association for Dental Research (IADR) - 2010

    Role: Member