Pamela Martin

Professor

Pamela Martin

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

The Graduate School

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Ophthalmology

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

Education

  • Ph.D., Cell Bio 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

  • MEDS 3000

    Biological Chemistry
  • BCMB 9210

    Investigation of Problem
  • BCMB 8201

    Cur Topics & Tech in MB
  • MEDI 5593

    ECM 1-PBL
  • MEDI 6593

    ECM 2-PBL
  • BCMB 9010

    Seminar in BMB
  • ANAT 9020

    Seminar in Cell Bio/Anatomy
  • COGS 8021

    Biochem & Gene Regulation
  • MEDI 5592

    ECM 1-PBL
  • MEDI 6592

    ECM 2-PBL
  • BCMB 8340

    Elements of Scientific Pres
  • MEDI 5150

    Mod 1: Cell & Molecular Basis
  • OPTH 5002

    Opthalmology Rsch Elect
  • ANAT 9010

    Seminar in Cell Bio-Anm

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