Babak Baban

Associate Professor

Babak Baban

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Administration

The Graduate School

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Neurology

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Surgery: Plastic Surgery

Bio

Dr. Babak Baban is an Associate Professor, immunologist, at Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University of Georgia, USA. He earned his Ph.D. degree from University of London in UK.

  • (706) 721-2032
  • (706) 721-8732
  • CL 2140

Education

  • MPH, Public Health, General. Augusta University, 2015

  • MBA, Business Administration and Ma Augusta State University, 2008

  • Ph.D., Medical MicroBio and Bacteriol University of London, 1998

  • MS, MicroBio Sci and Immunology Tehran Univ of Medical Science, 1992

  • BS, Bio, General Urmia University, 1989

Awards & Honors

  • Phi Kappa Phi 2018

  • Study section Co-Chair American Heart Association, 2015

  • Associate Editor European Predictive, Preventive and Personalized Medicine Association (EPMA), 2015

  • AADR Georgia Chapter President 2013

  • Chair person and Judge 2013

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • BMFN 5102

    Biomedical Foundations II
  • DMIC 5001

    Oral Microbiology and Infectio
  • OBMP 5001

    Bioclinical Seminar I
  • OBMP 9210

    Invest of Problem
  • DMIC 5003

    Cariology
  • BIOM 8030

    Experimental Therapeutics
  • BIOM 8240

    Intro to Imm/Inf Disease
  • DMIC 5002

    Oral Microbiology and Infectio

Teaching Interests

Immunology, Microbiology

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Complement component 3a receptor deficiency attenuates chronic stress-induced monocyte infiltration and depressive-like behavior., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Chronic Remote Ischemic Conditioning Is Cerebroprotective and Induces Vascular Remodeling in a VCID Model., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Selective activation of cannabinoid receptor-2 reduces neuroinflammation after traumatic brain injury via alternative macrophage polarization., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Activation of p53 in Immature Myeloid Precursor Cells Controls Differentiation into Ly6c+CD103+ Monocytic Antigen-Presenting Cells in Tumors., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Human Neural Stem Cell Extracellular Vesicles Improve Tissue and Functional Recovery in the Murine Thromboembolic Stroke Model., 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Immunoregulatory mechanisms, inflammatory responses, immunity of diseases, immunity and alternative medicine

Department Service

  • Search Committee for Anatomy Position 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • DCG Tenure and Promotion Committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Students Academic Records Committee 2013 - Present

  • Advisory Research Committee 2012 - Present

  • Admission Committee 2014 - 2017

University Service

  • AU Curriculum and Academic Policies Committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Dispute and Grievance Committee 2014 - 2017

  • Institutional Biosafety Committee 2014 - 2017

Professional Service

  • Joint Committee of National Dental Education 2018 - Present

    Role: Member
  • La Caixa Research Foundation 2018 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • American Heart Association Basic Science Study section 2016 - Present

    Role: Chairperson
  • European Preventive, Pridictive and Personalized Medicine 2016 - Present

    Role: Editor, Associate Editor
  • Qatar Research National Foundation 2016 - Present

    Role: Reviewer