Department of Physiology


  • Dr. Chen had her research featured in the Augusta Chronicle.
  • Ellen Gillis, a postdoctoral fellow in Dr. Sullivan’s lab, received an Abstract Travel Award to attend the 2016 American Physiological Society (APS) Conference.
  • Lia Taylor, a graduate student in Dr. Sullivan’s lab, received a National Institutes of Health (NIH) Diversity Supplement to Dr. Sullivan's R01 award as well as a Minority Travel Fellowship Award to attend the 2016 APS Conference. 
  • Camilla Wenceslau, a postdoctoral fellow in Dr. Webb's lab, had her research featured in the Augusta Chronicle and on Georgia Public Broadcasting.
  • John Paul Valenzuela, a graduate student in Dr. Ergul's lab, was awarded an American Heart Association (AHA) Predoctoral Fellowship.
  • Dr. Stern received a NIH R01 award.
  • Dr. Bollag received an Augusta University and the University of Georgia Seed Grant Award.
  • Congratulations to Dr. O'Connor for being promoted to Associate Professor!
  • Ryan Crislip (a graduate student in Dr. Sullivan’s lab), Debra Irsik (a postdoctoral fellow in Dr. Brands lab), and Ellen Gillis (a postdoctoral fellow in Dr. Sullivan’s lab) all received Travel Awards to attend the FASEB Summer Research Conference on Renal Hemodynamics and Cardiovascular Function in Health and Disease.
  • Congratulations to Dr. Brands for being promoted to Regents Professor!


Department of Physiology
Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
Interdisciplinary Research Center
1120 15th Street, CA3126
Augusta, GA 30912


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