Krishnan Dhandapani

Associate Professor

Krishnan Dhandapani

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Neurosurgery

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

  • (706) 721-8846
  • (706) 721-7619
  • CB 2506


  • Ph.D., Endocrinology Medical College of Georgia, 2003

  • MS, Molecular Bio University of Connecticut, 1998

  • BS, Physiology, General University of Connecticut, 1996

Awards & Honors

  • The Distinguished Alumnus Award The Graduate School, Augusta University, 2015

  • Jag20 Emerging Alumni Award Augusta University, 2014

  • Outstanding Faculty Award Augusta University, 2012

  • Distinguished Faculty Basic Sciences Award Medical College of Georgia, 2011

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • NURO 8310

    Advanced Topics in Neuroscienc
  • NURO 9210

    Inv of a Problem in Neuro
  • OBMP 9210

    Invest of Problem
  • NURO 8082

    Neuroscience II


Selected Recent Publications

  • Activation of the endothelin system mediates pathological angiogenesis during ischemic retinopathy, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • High mobility group box protein-1 promotes cerebral edema after traumatic brain injury via activation of toll-like receptor 4, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Necrostatin-1 reduces neurovascular injury after intracerebral hemorrhage, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Perispinal etanercept for post-stroke neurological and cognitive dysfunction: Scientific rationale and current evidence, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Remote Ischemic Postconditioning: Harnessing Endogenous Protection in a Murine Model of Vascular Cognitive Impairment, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Public Service

  • River Ridge Elementary School 2013 - Present

    Role: Guest Speaker
  • A.R. Johnson High School 2010 - Present

    Role: Guest Speaker
  • Evans Middle School 2008 - Present

    Role: Guest Speaker
  • River Ridge Elementary School 2006 - Present

    Role: Guest Speaker