Babak Baban

Interim Associate Dean

Babak Baban

Interim Associate Dean

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Dental College of Georgia
Department of Oral Biology and Diagnostic Sciences

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Surgery: Plastic Surgery

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pathology

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Neurology

The Graduate School

Dental College of Georgia
Department of Oral Biology

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.

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  • (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 Microbiology and Bacte 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
  • DMAT 5001

    Dental Materials
  • BMHD 5101

    Host Def, Path & Mgt Infect
  • OBMP 9300

    Research
  • BIOM 8240

    Intro to Imm/Inf Disease
  • DMIC 5002

    Oral Microbiology and Infectio
  • OBMP 8002

    Topics in Oral Biology 2
  • OBPR 8002

    Topics in Oral Biology II

Teaching Interests

Immunology, Microbiology

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • A basic solution to activate the cholinergic anti-inflammatory pathway via the mesothelium?, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Cannabinoids as a Potential New and Novel Treatment for Melanoma: A Pilot Study in a Murine Model., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Glucocorticoid-Induced Leucine Zipper Promotes Neutrophil and T-Cell Polarization with Protective Effects in Acute Kidney Injury., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • High-fat diet-induced hypertension is associated with a proinflammatory T cell profile in male and female Dahl salt-sensitive rats., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Impact of cannabidiol treatment on regulatory T-17 cells and neutrophil polarization in acute kidney injury., 2018
    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 - 2017

    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

  • European Journal of Pharmacology 2019 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Journal of Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy 2019 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Journal of Investigative Dermatology 2019 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Canadian Journal of Diabetes 2018 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • International Journal of Molecular Medicine 2018 - Present

    Role: Editor, Associate Editor