Linah Shahoumi

Assistant Professor

Linah Shahoumi

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Dental College of Georgia
Department of Oral Biology and Diagnostic Sciences

The Graduate School

Administration
Department of The Graduate School

  • (706) 729-2330
  • CL3007

Education

  • Ph.D., Oral Biology and Maxillofacial Pathology Augusta University, 2019

  • MSOB, Oral Biology and Maxillofacial Pathology Georgia Regents University, 2014

  • BDS, Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery University of Garyounis, 2007

Certifications

  • Full Territory Dental License The Ministry of Health, Libya, 2008

Awards & Honors

  • Most Valuable Faculty Award Dental College of Georgia, 2023

  • DCG Outstanding Faculty Award Augusta University, 2023

  • Robert and Kay Schattner Award American Academy of Oral Medicine Annual Conference, 2019

  • 3MT competition achievement as a Semi-Finalist The Graduate School, Augusta University, 2019

  • Award of Excellence in Research 35th Annual Graduate Research Day, The Graduate School, Augusta University, 2019

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • BMBS 5403

    Bioclinical Seminar III
  • BMCD 5201

    Craniofacial Development
  • OBMP 9300

    Research
  • BMBS 5504

    Bioclinical Seminar IV
  • BMFN 5101

    Biomedical Foundations I
  • PEEB 5101

    Evidence Based Dentistry
  • BMOM 5101

    Intro to the Oral Microenviro
  • OBMP 9210

    Invest of Problem
  • OBMP 9100

    Journal Club in Oral Biology
  • DSOM 5603

    Oral Diagnostic Sciences III
  • SPDS 5001

    Special Dental Studies

Teaching Interests

Molecular Biology
Cancer Biology
Oral Pathology
Anatomy

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Virulence Factors of the Periodontal Pathogens: Tools to Evade the Host Immune Response and Promote Carcinogenesis, 2023
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • CD44-targeted chimeric antigen receptor-T eradicates acute myeloid leukaemic stem cells, 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Artificial intelligence in dentistry, 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Oral Cancer Stem Cells: Therapeutic Implications and Challenges, 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • EPS8 phosphorylation by Src modulates its oncogenic functions , 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Cancer Biology

Department Service

  • Faculty Recruitment Committee (Physiology/Microbiology) 2023 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Faculty Recruitment Committee (Biochemistry Position) 2021 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Faculty Recruitment Committee (TRIBA Position) 2021 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Faculty Recruitment Committee (Anatomy position) 2022 - 2022

    Role: Committee Member
  • Faculty Recruitment Committee (Anatomy Position) 2021 - 2021

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • DCG Student Academic Review Committee 2022 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • DCG Student Affairs Committee 2022 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • DCG Research Committee 2021 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Graduate Admissions Committee 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Research and Table Clinic Day 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • AADOCR/CADR Annual Meeting & Exhibition 2022 - Present

    Role: Session Chair
  • Clinical and Translational Medicine Journal 2022 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Journal of Molecular Medicine 2022 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Oral Diseases 2022 - Present

    Role: Editorial Review Board Member
  • Spandidos Publications-Oncology Reports 2020 - Present

    Role: Reviewer