Mohamed Meghil

Assistant Professor

Mohamed Meghil

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Dental College of Georgia
Department of Periodontics

Dental College of Georgia
Department of Oral Biology and Diagnostic Sciences

Education

  • CER, Periodontics/Periodontology Augusta University, 2021

  • Ph.D., Oral Biology and Oral and Maxi Augusta University, 2019

  • MSOB, Oral Biology and Oral and Maxi Augusta University, 2014

  • DDS, Dentistry Garyounis University, 2007

Certifications

  • Moderate Parenteral Conscious Sedation Georgia Board of Dentistry, 2022

  • Georgia Dental License Georgia Board of Dentistry, 2021

  • Texas State Dental License Texas State Board of Dental Examiners, 2021

  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) The American Heart Association, 2019

  • Intravenous Moderate Conscious Sedation (IVCS) Augusta University , 2019

  • DEN Georgia Board of Dentistry, 2021

Awards & Honors

  • AAP Educator Scholarships American Academy of Periodontology Foundation, 2021

  • Nobel Biocare’s Scholarship American Academy of Periodontology, 2020

  • First place winner, Augusta University’s 3-Minute Thesis (3MT) competition Augusta University, 2019

  • Hatton competition finalist International Association for Dental Research (IADR), 2018

  • Arnold Bleiweis Award International Association for Dental Research (IADR), 2017

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • PERR 7102

    Clinical Periodontics 2
  • PERR 8105

    Clinical Periodontics 4
  • PERR 9108

    Clinical Periodontics VI
  • PERI 5211

    Fundamentals of Periodontology
  • OBMP 9010

    Grad Oral Bio Seminar
  • PEIM 5611

    Intro to Oral Implantology
  • PERI 5692

    Periodontics Clinic II
  • PERI 5894

    Periodontics Clinic IV
  • PERI 5613

    Surgical Periodontics
  • PERR 9017

    Undergraduate Teaching V
  • PEEB 5101

    Evidence Based Dentistry
  • PERR 7001

    Orientation for New Residents
  • PERR 9016

    Undergraduate Teaching IV

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • A Tale of Two Fimbriae: How Invasion of Dendritic Cells by Porphyromonas gingivalis Disrupts DC Maturation and Depolarizes the T-Cell-Mediated Immune Response, 2022
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Artificial intelligence in dentistry, 2022
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Dendritic cells a critical link to alveolar bone loss and systemic disease risk in periodontitis: Immunotherapeutic implications, 2022
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Dendritic cell derived exosomes loaded with immunoregulatory cargo reprogram local immune responses and inhibit degenerative bone disease in vivo, 2020
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Matrix-Bound Zolzoledronate Enhances the Biofilm Colonization of Hydroxyapatite: Effects on Osteonecrosis, 2011
    Journal Article, Professional Journal

College Service

  • DCG Curriculum Committee 2021 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • AADOCR-Georgia Section 2021 - Present

    Role: Officer, President/Elect/Past
  • Journal of Oral Microbiology 2021 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Journal of Periodontal Research 2019 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Oral Diseases Journal 2018 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Journal of Dentistry 2016 - Present

    Role: Reviewer