Justine Abais-Battad

Instructor

Justine Abais-Battad

Instructor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Physiology

  • (706) 721-1321
  • (706) 721-7299
  • CA 3145

Education

  • Ph.D., Pharmacology and Toxicology Virginia Commonwealth Universi, 2014

  • BS, Chemistry, Other Virginia Commonwealth Universi, 2009

Awards & Honors

  • APS Caroline tum Suden/Frances Hellebrandt Professional Opportunity Award 2019

  • Juan Carlos Romero and Water & Electrolyte Homeostasis Section Postdoctoral Research Recognition Award 2018

  • APS Water & Electrolyte Homeostasis /AJP: Regulatory, Integrative, and Comparative Trainee Award 2017

  • APS Conference: Inflammation, Immunity and Cardiovascular Disease Travel Award 2016

  • APS Water & Electrolyte Homeostasis Section Postdoctoral Research Distinction Award 2016

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MEDI 5243

    Mod 6: Renal
  • MEDI 5298

    Phase 2 Comp Module & NBR

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Dietary Protein: Mechanisms Influencing Hypertension and Renal Disease., 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Epigenetic Modifications in T Cells: The Role of DNA Methylation in Salt-Sensitive Hypertension., 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • NOX2-derived reactive oxygen species in immune cells exacerbates salt-sensitive hypertension., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Dietary Effects on Dahl Salt-Sensitive Hypertension, Renal Damage, and the T Lymphocyte Transcriptome., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Salt-sensitive increase in macrophages in the kidneys of Dahl SS rats., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Professional Service

  • MCW Women in Science 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Antioxidant and Redox Signaling, Scientific Reports, Bioscience Reports 2014 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • MCW Postdoctoral Advisory Committee 2014 - 2018

    Role: Committee Chair
  • VCU Women in Science 2010 - 2014

    Role: Other