Department of Medicine Faculty


Department of Medicine Directory

Office of the Chairman

Michael P. Madaio, MD, Professor (Chairman)
Justin Pantano, Administrator Operations
Mumtaz V. Rojiani, PhD, Associate Professor [PT]

Cardiology

Adam E. Berman, MD, Professor (Chief)
Vishal Arora, MD, Professor
Preston D. Conger, MD, Assistant Professor
Stephanie Dunlap, DO, Professor
Haitham M. Hreibe, MD, Assistant Professor
Sean P. Javaheri, DO, Associate Professor
Deepak Kapoor, MD, Professor
Mahendra Mandawat, MD, Professor
Jacob A. Misenheimer, MD, Assistant Professor
Vincent J.B. Robinson, MBBS, Professor
Pasha E. Schafer, MD, Associate Professor
Gyanendra K. Sharma, MD, Professor
Robert A. Sorrentino, MD, Professor
John W. Thornton, MD, Associate Professor
Neal Weintraub, MD, Professor 
D. Douglas Miller, MD, Professor (PT)
Christopher W. Pallas, MD, Assistant Professor (PT)
James Wilkin, MD, Professor (RET)

Dermatology

Loretta S. Davis, MD, Professor (Chief)
Matthew Belcher, MD, Assistant Professor
Daniel Sheehan, MD, Associate Professor [PT]
Morgan Thakore, MD, Assistant Professor [PT]

Endocrinology, DIABETES & METABOLISM

Carlos M. Isales, MD, Professor (Chief)
Edward Chin, MD, Professor
Renee J. Harper, MD, Associate Professor
Bridget Sinnott, MD, Associate Professor
Anthony L. Mulloy, DO, Professor Emeritus (RET) 
Max E. Stachura, MD, Professor Emeritus (RET) [T]

Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Kenneth J. Vega, MD, Professor (Chief)
Steven Ellison, MD, Assistant Professor
Satish S.C. Rao, MD, Professor
Amol Sharma, MD, Assistant Professor
Humberto Sifuentes, MD, Assistant Professor
Subbaramiah Sridhar, MBBS, Professor
John Yap, MD, Assistant Professor
Thomas Kiernan, MD,  Professor (RET)
Joseph Griffin, MD, Clinical Professor [VA]
Leonard Little, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor [VA]
Charles Spurr, Jr., MD, Clinical Assistant Professor [VA]

General Internal Medicine

Christos Hatzigeorgiou, DO, Associate Professor (Chief)
Shilpa P. Brown, MD, Associate Professor
Thaddeus Y. Carson, MD, Assistant Professor
Thomas S. Dobosz, MD, Assistant Professor
Jack Ellis, DO, Assistant Professor
David J. Fallaw, MD, Associate Professor
Jaspal S. Gujral, MBBS, Professor
Wanda D. Jirau-Rosaly, MD, Associate Professor
Lee Ann Merchen, MD, Associate Professor
Namita Mohanty, MD, Assistant Professor
William H. Salazar, MD, Professor
Pamela Tipler, DO, Assistant Professor
Dean U. Harrell, MD, Assistant Professor [PT]
Vanessa Spearman, MD, Assistant Professor*
Jarvis G. Reynolds, MD, Associate Professor [RET]

Hematology/Oncology

Anand Jillella, MD, Professor (Chief)
Locke C. Bryan, MD, Assistant Professor
Achuta Guddati, MD, Associate Professor
Vamsi Kota, MD, Associate Professor
Allan Krutchik, MD, Associate Professor
Abdullah Kutlar, MD, Professor
Asha Nayak Kapoor, MBBS, Assistant Professor
Jeremy M. Pantin, MD Associate Professor
Jigarkumar R. Parikh, MD, Assistant Professor
Paul M. Dainer, MD, Associate Professor [PT]
Claude Sportes, MD, Professor*

Infectious Diseases

Jose A. Vazquez, MD, Professor (Chief)
Andrew W. Chao, MD, Associate Professor
John Fisher, MD, Professor 
Rodger D. MacArthur, MD, Professor
Cheryl L. Newman, MD, Professor
Stuart A. Thompson, PhD, Professor
Stephanie Baer, MD, Associate Professor [PT]
J. Peter Rissing, MD, Professor [RET] [T]

Nephrology

Laura L. Mulloy, DO, Professor (Chief)
Rajan Kapoor, MBBS, Assistant Professor
Michael P. Madaio, MD, Chairman Department of Medicine
Azeem A. Mohammed, MD, Assistant Professor
N. Stanley Nahman, MD, Professor
J. Jason White, MD, Associate Professor
Carlos F. Zayas, MD, Professor
Palmela Fall, MD, Professor Emeritus [RET]
William Paulson, MD, Professor Emeritus [RET] [T]

Pulmonary 

Shaheen Islam, MD, Professor (Chief)
Amy R. Blanchard, MD, Associate Professor
Thomas A. Dillard, MD, Professor
Caralee J. Forseen, MD, Associate Professor
Joyce N. Gonzales, MD, Associate Professor  
James R. Gossage, MD, Professor
Clark A. McDonough, DO, Assistant Professor
Varsha S. Taskar, MBBS, Professor
William Bruce Davis, MD, Professor Emeritus [T]
John W. Brice, MD, Clinical Associate Professor [VA]

Rheumatology

Laura D. Carbone, MD, J. Harold Harrison, MD Distinguished University Chair in Rheumatology and Professor (Chief)
Walter J. Moore, MD, Professor
Alyce M. Oliver, MD, Joseph P. Bailey, MD Chair In Rheumatology, Professor
Joseph Bailey, MD, Professor (RET)

Institutes/ Centers & Other Campuses:

Academic Affairs

Amanda J. Kleinheksel, PhD, Asst. Professor
Louise M. Thai, MD, Professor (PT)
Andria Thomas, PhD, Assoc. Professor

AU/UGA Medical Partnership

Thomas A. Albritton, MD, Professor
Howard J. Cohen, MD, Assoc. Professor
Gerald E. Crites, MD, Professor
Achilia S. Morrow, MD, Asst. Professor
Michelle A. Nuss, MD, Professor
Donald W. Scott, MD, Assoc. Professor
John S. Francis, MD, Assoc. Professor
Seth W. Jelinek, Asst. Professor

Cancer RESEARCH Center (CRC)

Ahmed Chadli, PhD, Assoc. Professor [TT]
Georgios Kallifatidis, PhD, Asst. Research Scientist
Pandelakis Koni, PhD, Assoc. Professor [T]
Yukai He, MD, Assoc. Professor [T]
Mikayel Mkrtichyan, PhD, Instructor 
Gang Zhou, PhD, Asst. Professor [TT]

CBGM (Center For Biotechnology & Genomic Medicine)

Chen Bo-Shiun, PhD, Asst. Professor
HongYan Liu, PhD, Asst. Professor
Rafal Pacholczyk, PhD, Asst. Professor [TT]
Yunchao Su, MD, Professor

Graduate Studies

Patricia L. Cameron, PhD, Assistant Professor

Neuroscience & regenerative medicine formerly IMMAG (institute of molecular medicine & genetics)

Erhard Bieberich, PhD, Professor [T]
Richard S. Cameron, PhD, Assoc. Professor [T]
Ke-Hong Ding, Research, PhD, Sr. Research Scientist
Ali Eroglu, PhD, Associate Professor [T]
Rhea-Beth Markowitz, PhD, Sr. Research Scientist
BaoZheng Yuan, MD, Asst. Research Scientist
Qing Zhong, PhD, Sr. Research Scientist

cancer immunology, inflammation & tolerance (Immunotherapy Center)

Esteban Celis, MD, Professor
Yukai He, MD, Professor
Pandelakis Koni, PhD, Assoc. Professor [T]
Santhakumar Manicassamy, PhD, Assoc. Professor [TT]
Andrew L. Mellor, PhD, Professor (Director) [T]
David Munn, MD, Professor

Molecular Chaperone & Radiobiology

Anatolij Horuzsko, MD, PhD, Professor [T]
Dimitrios Moskophidis, MD, Professor [T]

VBC (Vascular Biology Center )

Zsolt Bagi, PhD, Assoc. Professor
Eric J. Belin de Chantemele, PhD, Assoc. Professor 
Boris A. Gorshkov, PhD, Asst. Research Scientist
Ha Won Kim, PhD, Assoc. Professor
Ganesan Ramesh, PhD, Assoc. Professor [TT]
Yaoliang Tang, MD, PhD, Professor
Masuko Ushio-Fukai, PhD, Professor
Alexander Verin, PhD, Professor [TT]