Lab Personnel

Dr. Mourad

Mourad Ogbi, BS

mogbi@augusta.edu
Sr Research Associate
Office Phone:  706-721-4173

Project: Role of prostaglandin D2 receptor in abdominal aortic aneurysm formation

 

 


Dr. Bhupesh Singla

Hong Shi, MD

hoshi@augusta.edu
Assistant Professor

Project: Role of perivascular adipose tissue in regulating endothelial dysfunction in the context of systemic lupus erythematosus

 

 


Samah Ahmadieh, MD

Samah Ahmadieh, MD

sahmadieh@augusta.edu
Research Resident

Project: Role of histone deacetylase 9 (HDAC9) in mitochondrial function and cardiometabolic disease

 

 


Abdalrahman Zarzour, MD

Abdalrahman Zarzour, MD

azarzour@augusta.edu
Assistant Professor

Project: Mechanisms of temperature-sensitive histone deacetylase 9 (HDAC9) in adipose tissue metabolisms

 

 


Autumn Gaillard

agaillard@augusta.edu
Research Technician

 


Jacob Greenway

jgreenway@augusta.edu
Research Assistant

 


Brandee Goo

Brandee Goo

bgoo@augusta.edu
MD/ PhD Student

Project: Role of histone deacetylase 9 (HDAC9) in aging, cardiometablic disease

 

 


David KimDavid Kim

skim1@augusta.edu
MD/PhD Student

Project: Role of long non-coding RNAs in neointima hyperplasia

 

 

 

 

Weintraub lab- Dr. Mourad Ogbi
David Kim
Weintraub lab- Dr. Ahmadieh

 

 

 

Member Activities & News

The Intersection

MCG Magazine
February 1, 2022

There is a bidirectional intersection of the nation’s top two killers that scientists want to better understand and disrupt.

Cardiovascular disease and cancer often occur in the same people, potentially in large part because the two very common conditions share risk factors like obesity, which promotes inflammation, a key driver for both.

Medical College of Georgia scientists have mounting evidence that obesity also puts those with cancer at increased risk for cardiovascular disease and vice versa.

Read more >>

 

 


2021

Tyler Benson

Tyler Benson -

receives PhD with Distinction!





 

 




2020

Dr. Neal Weintarub and Erica Boeson

Neal Weintraub with Erica Boesen

Ross McIntyre Award from University of Nebraska 2020

 

 

 

 

 

 

Brandee Gee lab shot

Brandee Gee-

MD/ PhD Student  in lab

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



2017

Drs. Nichole Yiew and Neal Weintraub


Nichole Yiew -

Pharmacology graduate student in the lab with Dr. Weintraub

 

 

 

 

 

 

AHA Donor poster-Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm


AHA Donor Appreciation poster “Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm – The silent killer”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AHA donor appreciation Meet ‘N’ Greet

AHA donor appreciation Meet ‘N’ Greet

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AHA donor appreciation Meet ‘N’ Greet

AHA donor appreciation Meet ‘N’ Greet