Yanbin Dong

Regents' Professor

Yanbin Dong

Regents' Professor


Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Population Health Science

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pediatrics

  • (706) 721-5014
  • (706) 721-7150
  • HS 1705


  • Ph.D., Molecular Bio Peking Univ, 1995

  • MS, Pathology China Medical College, 1988

  • MD, Medicine (MD) Jinzhou Medical College, 1985

Awards & Honors

  • Nominated for the American Diabetes Association Diabetes Accelerator Award Georgia Regents University, 2013

  • Outstanding Contributions to 30 Years of Success of the Georgia Prevention Institute Georgia Regents University, 2012

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MEDI 5088

    Medical Scholars Program


Selected Recent Publications

  • High sodium intake is associated with short leukocyte telomere length in overweight and obese adolescents, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Dietary sodium, adiposity, and inflammation in healthy adolescents, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • DNA methylation of the LY86 gene is associated with obesity, insulin resistance, and inflammation, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Epithelial Sodium Channel Inhibition by Amiloride on Blood Pressure and Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Young Prehypertensives, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • "It takes a village" to raise research productivity: Impact of a Trauma Interdisciplinary Group for Research at an urban, Level 1 trauma center, 2013
    Journal Article, Academic Journal