Julia Brittain

Associate Professor

Julia Brittain

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Cellular Biology and Anatomy

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

  • (706) 721-4874
  • CB 3210B


  • Ph.D., Pharmacology University of North Carolina -, 2001

  • BS, Health Services/Allied Health/ Mars Hill College, 1994

  • BS, Mathematics, General Mars Hill College, 1994

Awards & Honors

  • National Center for Research Resources and CTSA Pain Consortium Scientific Merit Award 2011

  • NIH Women in Biomedical Sciences selected to be first “Women in Action” featured 2009

  • NIH Workshop on Vasculopathy in Sickle Cell Disease Award 2008

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • VBIO 9010

    Seminar in Vascular Bio


Selected Recent Publications

  • Ironing out placenta growth factor, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • A Rapidly Fatal Case of Acute Chest Syndrome in Sickle Cell Disease: New Lessons from an Old Killer, 2014
  • A pilot study of eptifibatide for treatment of acute pain episodes in sickle cell disease, 2013
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Association of coagulation activation with clinical complications in sickle cell disease, 2012
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Decades after the cooperative study: A re-examination of systemic blood pressure in sickle cell disease, 2012
    Journal Article, Academic Journal