Casey Bassett

Associate Professor

Casey Bassett

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pathology

  • (706) 713-2675
  • (706) 713-2221
  • 1425 PRINCE AVE ATHENS GA 30602

Education

  • Ph.D., Pathology Residency Program Vanderbilt University, 2001

  • BS, Chemistry, General Tennessee Technological Univer, 1996

Certifications

  • HeartMath Resilience Advantage Certified Trainer HeartMath, 2021

  • Applying Functional Medicine in Clinical Practice Institute of Functional Medicine, 2020

  • GI Advanced Practice Module Institute of Functional Medicine, 2020

  • Team-Based Learning Trainer-Consultant Team-Based Learning Collaborative, 2018

  • Emotional CPR Certification University of Tennessee Department of Social Work, 2017

  • QPR Suicide Prevention Certification 2016

  • Safe Zone Ally Lincoln Memorial University, 2015

  • Essential Skills in Medical Education International Association of Medical Science Educators, 2009

Awards & Honors

  • Exemplary Teaching Award Medical College of Georgia, 2022

  • Exemplary Teaching Award Medical College of Georgia, 2021

  • Peer-Nominated teaching Award AU/UGA Medical Partnership, 2021

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MEDI 5212

    Mod 1: Hematology/Oncology
  • MEDI 5226

    Mod 2: GU
  • MEDI 5232

    Mod 3: Cardiopulmonary
  • MEDI 5242

    Mod 4: Digestive and Endocrine
  • MEDI 5252

    Mod 5: Brain and Behavior
  • MEDI 5262

    Mod 6: Multi-System Disorders

Teaching Interests

Pathology and Histology

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Lipoproteins and Lipid Peroxidation in Alzheimer’s Disease, 2003
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Lipoprotein Delivery to Human Neuronal Cells is Increased in Alzheimer's Disease and is Dependent on ApoE Monomer Concentrations, 2002
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Lipoproteins in Alzheimer's Disease, 2000
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Lipoproteins are More Vulnerable to Oxidation in Alheimer's Disease and Are Neurotoxic When Oxidized Ex Vivo, 1999
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Apolipoprotein E Allelic Influence on Human Cerebrospinal Fluid Apolipoproteins, 1998
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Medical education

Department Service

  • Multisystems Disorders Module Lead/Director 2018 - Present

    Role: Other

College Service

  • Case Oversight Committee 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Faculty Advisor Student Interest Groups 2020 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Faculty Peer Mentor 2020 - Present

    Role: Mentor
  • Student Promotions Committee 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Certificate on Civil Discourse Steering Committee (UGA) 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Student Promotions Committee (Class of 2023 Subcommittee) 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • UGA Steering Committee for Certificate on Civil Discourse Program 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) 2016 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • IAMSE Programming Committee 2018 - 2019

    Role: Committee Member
  • IAMSE 2018 - 2019

    Role: Reviewer, Conference Paper
  • IAMSE 2019 Annual Meeting 2019 - 2019

    Role: Session Chair
  • IAMSE 2019 - 2019

    Role: Attendee, Meeting