Dr. Oparil was recognized for her outstanding contributions in Cardiology

Congratulations!!

Suzanne Oparil, M.D., professor of medicine in the Division of Cardiovascular OparilDisease, recently was awarded the 2013 Distinguished Scientist Award (Translational Domain) by the American College of Cardiology in recognition of her major contributions to the advancement of scientific knowledge in the field of cardiovascular disease.

She was presented the award during the 62nd Annual Scientific Session of the American College of Cardiology in San Francisco in March 

 

 

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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