Medical College of Georgia
Department of Medicine: Cardiology
The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies
Dr. Zsolt Bagi is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, GA. Zsolt received his M.D. in 2000 and Ph.D. 2004 from the Semmelweis University Medical School in Hungary. He joined Professor Gabor Kaley at the Department of Physiology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY in 2002, where he held an Assistant Professor position (2007-2010) and established his research laboratory. Zsolt moved to Oxford in 2010 having been awarded an Intermediate Research Fellowship from the British Heart Foundation Center of Research Excellence and joined the Department of Pharmacology at University of Oxford (2010-2012). He was a Senior Reseach Fellow at the Somerville College, Oxford University (2011-2013). Currently, Zsolt leads a research laboratory at Vascular Biology Center, Medical College of Georgia, where his current research is focusing on coronary microvascular disease in patients with diabetes mellitus and diastolic heart failure.
Cardiovascular Physiology and Pharmacology. New directions of cardiovascular physiology educations.
Our studies focus on the investigation of the function of human coronary resistance arteries. We want to develop a greater understanding of how small coronary arteries are controlled in health and disease and discover new targets for therapeutic intervention.