Joyce Gonzales

Associate Professor

Joyce Gonzales

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Medicine: Pulmonary

  • (706) 721-2566
  • (706) 721-3069
  • BB 5513


  • MD, Medicine University of Health SciencesA, 2002

  • BSN, Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other Excelsior College, 1998


  • ACLS Instructor course 2007

  • PHY State of GA, 2009

  • ABIM American Board of Int. Med., 2006

  • ACLS

  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Awards & Honors

  • William Beaumont Army Medical Center Resident Training Program Humanitarian Award 2003

  • Department of the Army, Commander’s Award for Civilian Service 1999

  • Department of the Army, for outstanding service 1996

  • Larimer County Health Department Award for Outstanding Service 1993

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • RPUL 5000

    Pulmonary & Critical Care
  • GMED 5034

    Medical Critical Care
  • RMED 5000

  • GMED 5023

    Pulmonary Externship


Selected Recent Publications

  • Impact of Bacterial Toxins in the Lungs, 2020
  • Epithelial Sodium Channnel-alpha Mediates the Protective Effect of the TNF-Derived TIP Peptide in Pneumolysin-Induced Endothelial Barrier Dysfunction, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Impaired pulmonary endothelial barrier function in sickle cell mice, 2017
  • Pulmonary platelet thrombi and vascular pathology in acute chest syndrome in patients with sickle cell disease, 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Low anticoagulant heparin blocks thrombin-induced endothelial permeability in a PAR-dependent manner, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal