Krulak to present October 4th LDSS

The next installment of the 2013 Department of Medicine’s Leadership Development Seminar Krulak1Series (LDSS) for our DOM staff and faculty will be held Friday, October 4th, at 10:00 am in Margaret Cameron Spain Auditorium.   The speaker will be General Charles C. Krulak, President of Birmingham-Southern College.

General Krulak (USMC ret.) was the 31st Commandant of the Marine Corps and a former member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.  He commanded a platoon and two rifle companies during two tours of duty in Vietnam and was awarded many decorations and medals for his service to our country.

All DOM staff and faculty are encouraged to attend this great leadership opportunity.

Employee of the Month

Becky Wallace has been selected as the Department of Medicine Employee of BeckyWallacethe Month for March 2015!     Becky is an Administrative Associate in the Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine.  She was notified by Jason Daniel, DOM Executive Administrator and Megann Cain, Senior Director of Development and Strategic Planning/DOM Chief of Staff. Read more...

Research Spotlight

Kirk Habegger, PhDKirk Habegger, PhD

Dr. Kirk M. Habegger is Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism. He obtained his Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Indiana University School of Medicine in 2006. He conducted his postdoctoral training under the mentorship of Drs. Matthias Tschoep and Randy Seeley at the Metabolic Diseases Institute of the University of Cincinnati from 2009 to 2013. He was promoted to the faculty at UC in the Department of Medicine, before leaving to start his group at UAB.

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