Pamela Martin

Professor

Pamela Martin

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Culver Vision Discovery Inst

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Ophthalmology

The Graduate School

  • (706) 721-4220
  • (706) 721-6608
  • CN 1175

Education

  • Ph.D., Cell Biology and Anatomy Medical College of Georgia, 2003

  • BS, Bio, General Paine College, 1994

Awards & Honors

  • Basic Science Faculty Teaching Award MCG Faculty Recognition Committee/MCG/AU, 2018

  • 2017 Exemplary Teaching Award Medical College of Georgia/Augusta University, 2017

  • Students' Faculty Choice Award for Teaching Excellence Student Educational Enrichment Program, Medical College of Georgia, 2016

  • MCG Exemplary Teaching Award for Medical Student Education Faculty Senate/Medical College of Georgia, 2015

  • Students' Faculty Choice Award for Teaching Excellence Student Educational Enrichment Program, Medical College of Georgia, 2015

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • BIOM 8021

    Biochem & Gene Regulation
  • MEDI 6320

    Brain, Behavior, & Movement
  • MEDI 6340

    Capstone in Medicine 1
  • MEDI 6300

    Career Paths in Med
  • BCMB 8340

    Elements of Scientific Pres
  • MEDI 6120

    Foundations of Medicine
  • MEDI 6330

    Healthcare Across the Lifespan
  • BCMB 9210

    Investigation of Problem
  • MEDI 6130

    Musculoskeletal/Skin
  • BCMB 9010

    Seminar in BMB
  • MEDS 3000

    Biological Chemistry
  • MEDI 6220

    Cardiopulmonary/Heme
  • BCMB 8201

    Cur Topics & Tech in MB
  • MEDI 6240

    GI/GU/Endocrine

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Differential anti-angiogenic properties of the bile acids UDCA and TUDCA in human retinal endothelial cells. , 2018
    Abstract
  • Differential regulation of prokineticin 2 and its receptor in traumatic optic neuropathy, 2018
    Abstract
  • Extracellular and intracellular miR-21 promotes oxidative stress and inflammation in the diabetic retinal microvasculature by activation of TLR-7., 2018
    Abstract
  • MicroRNA 144 regulates Nrf2 and related antioxidant signaling in RPE., 2018
    Abstract
  • Neuroprotective effects of GHRH analogs in traumatic optic neuropathy involve antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activities. , 2018
    Abstract

Department Service

  • BMB Education Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Graduate Program in Biochemistry and Cancer Biology Advisory Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Faculty Recruitment Committee 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Promotion and Tenure Committee 2014

    Role: Committee Member
  • BMB Departmental Seminar Series 2012 - 2013

    Role: Committee Chair

College Service

  • Culver Vision Discovery Institute Vision Science Training Program (T32 and P30) Grant Initiative 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • UGA-AU Seed Grant Research Award Program 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Culver Vision Discovery Institute Pilot Research Project Award Program 2010 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Faculty Research Advisory Committee, STAR Program 2010 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • J. Charles Eldridge Award for Outstanding STAR student 2010 - Present

    Role: Other

University Service

  • AU-UGA Seed Grant Award Program 2016 - Present

    Role: Grant Proposal Reviewer, Internal
  • Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Archives of Biochemistry & Biophysics 2017 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Biomedicine and Pharmacotherapy 2017 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Experimental Gerontology 2017 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Gene 2017 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Ophthalmology Research 2017 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article