J.R. Barrett

Assistant Professor

J.R. Barrett

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Emergency Medicine

  • (706) 721-2971
  • AF 2039

Education

  • MD, Medicine Augusta University, 2013

  • BA, Neuroscience Johns Hopkins University, 2009

Certifications

  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support American Heart Association, 2018

  • Basic Life Support American Heart Association, 2018

  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support American Heart Association, 2017

  • Advanced Trauma Life Support American College of Surgeon, 2013

  • PHY GA Composite Medical BRD, 2017

  • Diplomate, American Board of Emergency Medicine American Board of Emergency Medicine,

Awards & Honors

  • Dean's Summer Research Fellow Medical College of Georgia, 2010

  • Division Champion Myrtle Beach Triathlon, Myrtle Beach, SC, 2010

  • Student Training and Research(STAR) program Medical College of Georgia, 2008

  • Men's Varsity Swim Team Johns Hopkins University, 2007

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MEDI 5591

    ECM 1-PD
  • MEDI 6591

    ECM 2-PD
  • REMD 5000

    Emergency Medicine
  • EMED 5001

    Emergency Medicine Clkship
  • EMED 5085

    Freshmen Emergency Medicine
  • MEDI 5590

    ECM 1-PD
  • MEDI 6590

    ECM 2-PD

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Rapamycin up-regulation of autophagy reduces infarct size and improves outcomes in both permanent MCAL, and embolic MCAO, murine models of stroke., 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Bortezomib blocks the catabolic process of autophagy via a cathepsin-dependent mechanism, affects endoplasmic reticulum stress and induces caspase-dependent cell death in antiestrogen-sensitive and resistant ER+ breast cancer cells., 2010
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

College Service

  • Medical College of Georgia Admissions Committee 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Emergency Medicine Resident Wellness Committee, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 2017

    Role: Committee Chair
  • ALIEM Wellness Think Tank, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 2016 - 2017

    Role: Other
  • Graduate Medical Education Committee, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 2016 - 2017

    Role: Other
  • Medical Student Education Committee, Department of Emergency Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 2013 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member
  • Resident Mentor Program for Medical Students, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 2013 - 2017

    Role: Mentor