Department of Physiology


  • Camilla Wenceslau, a postdoctoral fellow in Dr. Webb's lab, had her research featured in the Augusta Chronicle and on Georgia Public Broadcasting.
  • Dr. Stern received a National Institutes of Health (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!
  • Camilla Wenceslau, a postdoctoral fellow in Dr. Webb's lab, received a NIH K99 award.
  • Drs. Chen and Yoon received an American Heart Association (AHA) Grant-in-Aid.
  • Mohammed Abdelsaid, a postdoctoral fellow in Dr. Ergul's lab, received an AHA Scientist Development Grant.
  • Dr. Stepp has been appointed chair of the Vascular Cell and Molecular Biology Study Section of the NIH.


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


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