Betty Pace

Tedesco Distinguished Chair in Pediatric Hematolog

Betty Pace

Tedesco Distinguished Chair in Pediatric Hematolog

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pediatrics: Hematology/Oncology

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Georgia Cancer Center

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

The Graduate School

  • (706) 721-3626
  • BG 2014

Education

  • MD, Medicine Medical College of Wisconsin, 1981

  • BS, Math Marquette University, 1976

Certifications

  • PHY Ga Comp Med Brd, 2010

Awards & Honors

  • GRU Faculty Senate Basic Science Faculty Award 2013

  • Lifetime Diversity Champion Award University of Texas at Dallas, 2010

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • PEDS 5007

    Pediatric Research
  • RPED 5002

    Pediatrics General

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Exploring epigenetic and micro RNA approaches for y-globin gene regulation Exp biol Med(Maywood), 2021
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Novel histone deacetylase inhibitor CT-101 induces y-globin gene expression in sickle erythroid progenitors with targeted epigenetic effects Blood Cells Mol Dis, 2021
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Benserazide racemate and enantiomers induce fetal globin gene expression vivo: Studies to guide clinical development for beta thalassemia and sickle cell disease Blood Cells Mol Dis, 2021
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Benserazaide racemate and enantiomers induce fetal globin gene expression in vivo: Studies to guide clinical development for beta thalassemia and sickle cell disease. Blood Cells Mol Dis, 2021
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Streptococcus pneumoniae and its virulence factors H2O2 and pneumolysin are potent mediators of the acute chest syndrome in sickle cell disease Toxins (Basel), 2021
    Journal Article, Professional Journal