Kevin Leon takes President's Award for Excellence in Teaching for Medicine

Kevin Leon, MD, Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine's Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine division has won the President's kevin leonAward for Excellence in Teaching for 2012.  He joined the division in 2002 after completing his internship/residency and fellowship at UAB. 

This is not his first teaching award, however, as he has won several DOM Top 10 Teachers and Clinical Excellence awards since becoming an integral member of the department. 

Please join Drs. Landefeld and Thannickal in congratulating Dr. Leon on this highly prestigious award!

 

2012 Presidents Awards

 

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

Dr. Anthony DiStasiAntonio Di Stasi, MD

Dr. Di Stasi is Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Bone Marrow Transplantation and Cell Therapy Program Unit, where he performs both clinical activity activities and translational research. His primary research focus involves the pre-clinical validation of adoptive T cell immunotherapy strategies for hematologic malignancies, primarily regarding genetic modification of T cells.
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