Betty Pace

Tedesco Distinguished Chair in Pediatric Hematolog

Betty Pace

Tedesco Distinguished Chair in Pediatric Hematolog

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pediatrics: Hematology/Oncology

The Graduate School

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

  • (706) 721-3626
  • BG CN 2014 4112

Education

  • MD, Medicine Medical College of Wisconsin, 1981

  • BS, Math Marquette University, 1976

Certifications

  • PHY Ga Comp Med Brd, 2010

Awards & Honors

  • GRU Faculty Senate Basic Science Faculty Award 2013

  • Lifetime Diversity Champion Award University of Texas at Dallas, 2010

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • PEDS 5017

    Peds Hematology/Oncology Extn.
  • BCMB 9300

    Research
  • VBIO 9010

    Seminar in Vascular Bio
  • PEDS 5000

    Basic Clkshp in Pediatric
  • MEDI 5088

    Medical Scholars Program
  • VBIO 9300

    Research in Vascular Bio

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • A cell-based high-throughput screen for novel chemical inducers of fetal hemoglobin for treatment of hemoglobinopathies, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Enhancing the careers of under-represented junior faculty in biomedical research: The Summer Institute Program to Increase Diversity (SIPID), 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Ethanol Exposure Induces Neonatal Neurodegeneration by Enhancing CB1R Exon1 Histone H4K8 Acetylation and Up-regulating CB1R Function causing Neurobehavioral Abnormalities in Adult Mice., 2014
  • Fetal hemoglobin induction by monomethylfumarate: relevance to prevention and treatment of sickle cell retinopathy (SR), 2014
    Other
  • Fetal hemoglobin induction to treat β-hemoglobinopathies: from bench to bedside, 2014