Wendy Bollag

Professor

Wendy Bollag

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Physiology

Dental College of Georgia
Department of Oral Biology

The Graduate School

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Cellular Biology and Anatomy

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Medicine: Dermatology

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Orthopedic Surgery

Education

  • Ph.D., Molecular Physiology. Yale University, 1990

  • MS, Molecular Physiology Yale University, 1988

  • BS, Biochem Pennsylvania State University, 1984

Awards & Honors

  • Institutional Service Award Medical College of Georgia, 2018

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

  • VA Research Career Scientist Award 2016

  • Nomination to and selection as a participant in the GRU Executive Leadership Excellence Program 2015

  • Outstanding Performance Award Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center, 2015

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MEDI 5593

    ECM 1-PBL
  • BIOM 8033

    Integrated Systems Biol
  • MEDI 5159

    Mod 5: Genitourinary
  • PSIO 9010

    Seminar in Physiology
  • OBMP 8004

    Topics in Oral Biology 4
  • OBPR 8004

    Topics in Oral Biology IV
  • MEDI 5592

    ECM 1-PBL
  • MEDI 6592

    ECM 2-PBL
  • MEDI 5088

    Medical Scholars Program
  • COGS 8022

    Molecular Cell Biology
  • COGS 8011

    Respon Conduct of Research
  • COGS 8012

    Scientific Communications
  • COGS 8130

    Scientific Grant Writing

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Soy Phosphatidylglycerol Reduces Inflammation in a Contact Irritant Ear Edema Mouse Model in vivo., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Protein kinase D1 conditional null mice show minimal bone loss following ovariectomy., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Response to Letter to the Editor on "Anti-Psoriatic Drug Monomethylfumarate Increases Nuclear Factor Erythroid 2-Related Factor 2 Levels and Induces Aquaporin-3 mRNA and Protein Expression"., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Amino acids as signaling molecules modulating bone turnover., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Deletion of protein kinase D1 in osteoprogenitor cells results in decreased osteogenesis in vitro and reduced bone mineral density in vivo., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Department Service

  • Department of Physiology Graduate Education Committee 2010 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Department of Physiology Post-Doctoral Affairs Committee 2010 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Department of Physiology Chair’s Advisory Committee 2012 - 2015

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Augusta University Research IT Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Board of Directors of the Augusta University Research Institute 2014 - Present

  • Translational Research Program Committee of the Department of Medicine 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Postdoctoral Presentations Subcommittee, MCG Graduate Research Day Committee 2001 - Present

    Role: Chairperson
  • Molecular Medicine Graduate Education Committee 1998 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Journal of Endocrinology 2018 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 2018 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Augusta Biomedical Research Corporation 2014 - Present

    Role: Officer, Treasurer
  • VA Eligibility Panel 2013 - Present

    Role: Other
  • VA Research and Development Committee 2012 - Present

    Role: Other

Public Service

  • Pennsylvania State University Club of Aiken/Augusta 2007 - 2015

    Role: Board Member
  • High School U—Middle School Edition 2014

  • Lakeside High School 2014

    Role: Guest Speaker
  • High School U 2013

  • Cross Creek High School Career Lunch 2012