Core D Leadership

The Therapeutic Screening and Drug Development Resource (Core D) will be directed by Dr. Michal Mrug with Co-directors Drs. Gene P. Siegal and Kurt R. Zinn. The Directors have complementary skill sets and expertise. Dr. Mrug is a translational scientist focused on both HRFD basic and clinical research. Dr. Siegal complements this expertise by know-how in state-of-the-art histopathology assessment that is critical for accurate evaluation of drug efficacy and safety. Expertise in existing and emerging imaging techniques for longitudinal monitoring of HRFD will be provided by Dr. Zinn (Director of the UAB Division of Advanced Medical Imaging Research and the Multi-Modality Imaging Assessment Laboratory).

Contact Information

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Dr. Michal Mrug
University of Alabama at Birmingham
THT 611J
1720 2nd Ave South
Birmingham, AL 35294
(205) 934-9509 • mmrug@uab.edu

Dr. Gene Siegal
University of Alabama at Birmingham
HSB 149K
1720 2nd Ave South
Birmingham, AL 35294
(205) 934-6608 • gsiegal@uab.edu

Dr. Kurt Zinn
University of Alabama at Birmingham
VH G082
1720 2nd Ave South
Birmingham, AL 35294
(205) 975-6414 or (205) 975-6405 • kurtzinn@uab.edu