CCVC Symposium Faculty

FACULTY  (More updates coming soon)

CENTER DIRECTOR:

Sumanth D. Prabhu, MD, FACC
Professor of Medicine and Cell, Developmental and Integrative Biology
Director, Division of Cardiovascular Disease
Mary Gertrude Waters Chair of Cardiovascular Medicine
Director, Comprehensive Cardiovascular Center
University of Alabama at Birmingham

PROGRAM DIRECTORS:

Martin Young, DPhil
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiovascular Disease
Department of Medicine
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Course Director

John C. Chatham, DPhil
Professor & Director, Molecular and Cellular Pathology
Division of Molecular and Cellular Pathology
Department of Pathology
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Course Director

Steven G. Lloyd, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiovascular Disease
Department of Medicine
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Course Co-Director

Cora Elizabeth Lewis, MD
Professor of Medicine & Associate Director of Research
Division of Preventive Medicine
Department of Medicine
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Course Co-Director

GUEST FACULTY:

E. Dale Abel, MD, PhD

Chief, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism
Professor of Internal Medicine - Endocrinology and Metabolism
Professor of Biochemistry
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Iowa City, IA

Assam El-Osta, PhD
Professor
Epigenetics in Human Health and Disease Laboratory
Epigenomics Profiling Facility
The Alfred Medical Research and Education Precinct
Baker IDI Heart & Diabetes Institute
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

David C. Goff, Jr., MD, PhD
Professor & Dean
Colorado School of Public Health
Aurora, CO

Ira J. Goldberg, MD
Director, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
NYU Langone Medical Center
New York, NY

Edward W. Gregg, PhD
Chief, Epidemiology and Statistics Branch
Division of Diabetes Translation
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA

Peter Libby, MD, FACC
Professor, Harvard Medical School
Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA

Linda Peterson, MD, FACC, FAHA, FASE
Associate Professor of Medicine and Radiology
Cardiovascular Division and Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Sciences
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO

F. Xavier Pi-Sunyer, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Nutrition
Director, New York Obesity Research Center
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
New York, NY

UAB FACULTY:

Donna K. Arnett, PhD, MSPH
Professor & Chair
Department of Epidemiology

Marcas M. Bamman, PhD
Professor
Department of Cell, Developmental and Integrative Biology

Yabing Chen, PhD

Associate Professor
Division of Molecular and Cellular Pathology
Department of Pathology

Victor M. Darley-Usmar, PhD
Professor and Vice Chair of Research
Department of Pathology

W. Timothy Garvey, MD
Director, Diabetes Research Center
Professor and Chair
Department of Nutrition Sciences

Rakesh P. Patel, PhD
Professor
Division of Molecular and Cellular Pathology
Department of Pathology

Anath Shalev, MD
Professor
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Department of Medicine

Adam R. Wende, PhD
Assistant Professor
Division of Molecular and Cellular Pathology
Department of Pathology

MODERATORS:

Stella Aslibekyan, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Epidemiology
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Todd M. Brown, MD FACC
Assistant Professor
Division of Cardiovascular Disease
Department of Medicine
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Himanshu Gupta, MD, FACC
Associate Professor
Division of Cardiovascular Disease
Department of Medicine
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Ganesh V. Halade, PhD
Assistant Professor
Division of Cardiovascular Disease
Department of Medicine
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Palaniappan Sethu, PhD
Associate Professor
Division of Cardiovascular Disease
Department of Medicine
University of Alabama at Birmingham

C. Roger White, PhD
Professor
Division of Cardiovascular Disease
Department of Medicine
University of Alabama at Birmingham