Dr. Alan Percy spoke at the Civitan International Convention in Norfolk, VA on July 15, 2016. Showing the newly released 2016 Civitan Research Center video, Dr. Percy shared his vision for the Research Center.  The video featured some of the leading researchers at the Research Center as they gave a brief overview of their ongoing research.   

The video was produced by Jim Willett, a long-standing member of the Civitan.  Special thanks to Jim for all his work in making the video possible.   The video can be ordered for $10 by contacting Vicki Hixon at: vhixon@uab.edu



Program Announcement
We are pleased to announce that Alan K. Percy, M.D., will serve as interim director of the Civitan International Research Center (CIRC) along with Lucas Pozzo-Miller, Ph.D., who will serve as interim scientific co-director. Dr. Percy is recognized nationally and internationally for his achievements in the clinical aspects of neurodevelopmental and related disorders, while Dr. Pozzo-Miller is an accomplished researcher in the basic and translational sciences of autism and intellectual disabilities. Both have extensive expertise in the study of Rett syndrome.

Please join us in congratulating Alan and Lucas on these appointments.

Yours sincerely,
Dick Marchase and Selwyn Vickers
Wiregrass Homeschool Civitan