Raghavan Raju, PhD

Augusta University, Augusta, Georgia State, USA

Dr. Raghavan Raju is a Professor of Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Surgery in the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta University (formerly Georgia Regents University).

Dr. Raju’s research is focused on hemorrhagic shock and sepsis. He received his PhD. degree from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi and completed his postdoctoral training at the University of Minnesota and Mayo Clinic, Minnesota. He served as a Senior Staff Fellow at the National Institutes of Health and moved to the University of Alabama at Birmingham as an Associate Professor in 2007. Dr. Raju joined Augusta University in 2013, where he is a tenured Professor.

He is a member of the Shock Society, American Heart Association, American Association of Immunology, and Society for Neuroscience. From 2002-2006 he was an Associate Editor of Journal of Immunology and he is currently on the editorial board of BBA-Molecular Basis of Disease, PLOS One, and Aging and Disease. He has published over 70 articles in peer-reviewed journals. Dr. Raju has participated in several grant review panels for the U.S. Federal Government and other agencies including the American Heart Association and National Institutes of Health. His research is funded through grants from the National Institutes of Health.

Terms of Appointment: August 2018 - July 2020