Greg Harshfield

Director

Greg Harshfield

Director

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pediatrics: Cardiology

College of Allied Health Sciences
Department of Physical Therapy

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Physiology

Other Duties

Regents' Professor, Pediatrics, GA Prevention Institute

Hahn Chair in Pediatrics, Pediatrics

  • (706) 721-7706
  • HS 1701

Education

  • Ph.D., Experimental Psychology Miami University, 1978

  • MA, Experimental Psychology Miami University, 1977

  • BA, Experimental Psych Wittenberg University, 1974

Awards & Honors

  • GHSURI Mahesh Distinguished Research Award 2012

  • Medical College of Georgia Distinguished Faculty Award for Clinical Faculty Research 2009

  • MCG Outstanding Research Faculty Award 2008

  • Regents Professor of the Ga Prevention Institute 2008

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • COGS 8060

    Intro to Research II

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Adverse childhood experiences and blood pressure trajectories from childhood to young adulthood the georgia stress and heart study, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • High sodium intake is associated with short leukocyte telomere length in overweight and obese adolescents, 2015
  • Stress and Salt Sensitivity in Primary Hypertension, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Adverse childhood experiences are associated with detrimental hemodynamics and elevated circulating endothelin-1 in adolescents and young adults, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Brain natriuretic hormone predicts stress-induced alterations in diastolic function, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Professional Service

  • American Journal of Hypertension 2015 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Blood Pressure Monitoring 2015 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Council for High Blood Pressure Research, American Heart Association 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Council for High Blood Pressure Research 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Hypertension 2015 - Present

    Role: Reviewer