Directory

Faculty and Staff

Peter D. Waite, MPH, DDS, MD, FACS

Peter D. Waite, MPH, DDS, MD, FACS

Professor and Chairman
DDS University of Minnesota, MD UAB
SDB Room 456A
Phone: 205.934.4345/205.934.4507
Fax: 205.975.6671
Email

Education:
Undergraduate: University of Minnesota
Dental School: University of Minnesota
Medical School: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Residency: University of Alabama at Birmingham
 
Patrick J. Louis, .D.D. S.,  M.D.

Patrick J. Louis, DDS, MD

Director, Residency Director of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
DDS Lousiana State University, MD UAB
SDB Room 419A
Phone: 205.934.5334./205.801.7703
Fax: 205.975.6671
Email

Education:
Undergraduate: University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Dental School: Louisiana State University
Medical School: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Residency: University of Alabama at Birmingham
 
Somsak Sittitavornwong, D.M.D., M.S.

Somsak Sittitavornwong, DMD, MS

Assistant Professor
DDS Mahidol University Thailand, MS UAB
SDB Room 480K
Phone: 205.996.2456
Fax: 205.975.6671
Email

Education:
Dental School: School of Dentistry, The University of Alabama at Birmingham
Dental School: School of Dentistry, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
Graduate School: Graduate School of Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
Residency: University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry
Graduate School: Master Degree, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry
Diplomat of American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
 
Warren Arrasmith

Warren Arrasmith, DMD

Thomas W. Jones Endowed Professor
DMD University of Alabama at Birmingham
Room 480L
Phone: 205.934.2604
Fax: 205.975.6671
Email

Education:
Undergraduate: University of Alabama
Dental School: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Residency: University of Alabama at Birmingham

 
Anthony Morlandt

Anthony Morlandt, DDS, MD

Assistant Professor
DDS University of Texas, MD UAB
Room 480K
Phone: 205.996.2799
Fax: 205.975.6671
Email

Education:
Undergraduate: Baylor University
Dental School: University of Texas
Medical School: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Residency: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Fellowship: Head and Neck Microvascular Reconstruction, University of Florida at Jacksonville
 
Terry Whatley

Terry Whatley, DMD

Associate Professor
DMD University of Alabama at Birmingham
Room 419B
Phone: 205.934-1126
Fax: 205.975.6671
Email

Education:
Undergraduate: University of Alabama
Dental School: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Residency: University of Oklahoma
 
Victor Szymela

Victor Szymela, DMD, MD

Assistant Professor
DMD University of Connecticut, MD University of Alabama at Birmingham
Room 419B
Phone: 205.934.1126
Fax: 205.975.6671
Email

Education:
Undergraduate: Pennsylvania State University
Masters of Biomedical Engineering: University of Connecticut
Dental School: University of Connecticut
Medical School: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Residency: University of Alabama at Birmingham
 
Shaunda KellyPringle

Shaunda Kelly-Pringle, DMD, MD

Assistant Professor, UAB OMS
Chief, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Birmingham VA Medical Center
DMD University of Alabama at Birmingham, MD University of Alabama at Birmingham
Phone: 205.933.8101 ext. 5249
Email

Education:

Undergraduate: Oakwood University
Dental School: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Medical School: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Residency: University of Alabama at Birmingham
 
Mary MacDougall, Ph.D.

Mary MacDougall, PhD

Associate Dean for Research
James R. Rosen Chair of Dental Research
Director, Institute of Oral Health Research
SDB Room 702
Phone: 205.996.5122
Fax: 205.996.5109
Email

Education:

Undergraduate: Revelle College, University of California at San Diego
PhD: University of Southern California, School of Dentistry
Craniofacial Biology
Postdoctoral: University of Southern California
 
Amjad Javed, MSc, PhD

Amjad Javed, MSc, PhD

Associate Professor, Director of Post-Graduate Education, IOHR
SDB Room 714
Phone: 205.996.5767
Fax: 205.996.5109
Email

Education:
University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan
MSc, Cell Biology, 1990
University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan and
UMass Medical School, Worcester, MA
PhD, Cell and Molecular Biology, 2000
 
Mohammed Hassan, Ph.D

Mohammad Hassan, PhD

Assistant Professor
Birth defects and development, disease mechanisms, fundamental cellular mechanism. OMS RESEARCH FOLDER

Phone: (205) 975-3020
Fax: (205) 996-5109
Email

Education:
Indian Institute of Chemical Biology, Kolkata, India
Gene expression of protozoan parasites
Postdoctoral research with Gary Stein and Jane Lian at the
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, USA.
 
Haiyan Chen, Ph.D.

Haiyan Chen, MD, PhD

Instructor
Room 709
Phone: 205.934.2456
Fax: 205.996.5109
Email

Education:
Medical School: Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China
Masters of Environmental and Occupational Health: Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China
PhD: Pharmacology, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China
Postdoctoral: UCLA, University of Alabama at Birmingham
 
Dobrawa Napierala, Ph D.

Dobrawa Napierala, PhD

Assistant Professor
Room 707
Phone: 205.975.4298
Fax: 205.996.5109
Email

Education:
Masters in Biotechnology: University of Adam Mickiewicz, Poznan, Poland
PhD: Institute of Human Genetics/Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry Polish Academy of Science, Poznan, Poland
Postdoctoral: Baylor College of Medicine, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
 

Graduate Students/Residents

Year 6 Senior Residents/Chief Residents
Benjamin R. Abt, DMD, MD, Prescott, Arizona
William May, MD, DMD, Cleveland, Tennessee
Katherine Powell, DMD, MD, Union Springs, Alabama

Year 5 Senior Residents
Franklin Awah, DDS, MD, Hanover Park, Illinois
William McKenzie, DMD, MD, Chattanooga, Tennessee

Year 4 General Surgery/Anesthesia Year
Michael Babston, DMD, MD, Montgomery, Alabama
John Farnham, DMD, MD, McComb, Mississippi

Year 3 Medical/Dental School
David Ashley, MD, Morrilton, Arkansas
Bradley Carn, DDS, Naperville, Illinois
Doug Denson, DMD, Birmingham, Alabama
Timothy O’Brien, DDS, Reno, Nevada

Year 2 Medical/Dental School
Tamir Anver, DDS, San Antonio, Texas
Christopher Bannon, DMD, Nashua, New Hampshire
David Davis, DMD, Macon, Georgia
Ya-Sin Peaks, MD, Detroit, Michigan

Interns
Paul Lewis, DDS, Memphis, Tennessee
Lee Maniscalco, MD, Birmingham, Alabama
Duncan Shepard, DDS, Atlanta, Georgia
Walter Wilson, DMD, Birmingham, Alabama