Name  Interests Phone & Email
Victor J. Thannickal, MD
Professor; Division Director
Pulmonary Fibrosis,Interstitial Lung Disease (205) 975-6376

Maria del Pilar Acosta Lara, MD
Assistant Professor 
Interstitial Lung Disease (205) 934-6115

John T. Anderson, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor 
Asthma, Proximal and Distal Airways (205) 975-6770

Veena Antony, MD
Environmental & Occupational Medicine, Cystic Fibrosis, Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis, Mycobacterial Disease, Pleural Disease  (205) 975-3258 

William C. Bailey, MD
Professor Emeritus
Asthma, COPD, Smoking Cessation (205) 934-5560 

Hitesh Batra, MD
Assistant Professor
Interventional Pulmonology, Lung Cancer, Plerual Disease, Critical Care (205) 996-1685

Joseph B. Barney, MD
Associate Professor
Pulmonary Fibrosis, Sarcoidosis, Interstitial Lung Disease (205) 975-6770 

Gerald Belopolsky, MD
Assistant Professor
Lung Cancer  (205) 934-0313 

Karen Bernard, PhD
Assistant Professor
Lung Injury-Repair, Myofibroblast Biology (205) 975-6376

Surya P. Bhatt, MD
Assistant Professor 
COPD (205) 934-7970

Susan Birket, PharmD, PhD
CFTR dysfunction, the airway epithelium, and properties of airway mucus in cystic fibrosis.

(205) 934-6076

J. Edwin Blalock, PhD
Neutrophilic Inflammation (205) 934-6439

Scott E. Buchalter, MD
Pulmonary Barotrauma (205) 996-5732 

A. Brent Carter, MD
Interstitial Lung Disease (205) 996-5732 

Diptiman Chanda, MSc, PhD
Stem Cells, Tissue Injury Repair, and Pulmonary Fibrosis (205) 996-2078 

Guangjie (Jeff) Cheng, MD
Associate Professor
NOX Enzymes, Peroxidases, and Lung Host Defenses (205) 975-8919 

J. Allen D. Cooper, Jr., MD
COPD, Emphysema, Chronic Bronchitis, Occupational Medicine  (205) 975-8978

Joao A. de Andrade, MD
Associate Professor
Pulmonary Fibrosis, Interstitial Lung Disease (205) 975-6770 

Jessy Deshane, PhD 
Assistant Professor
Inflammatory Diseases  (205) 996-2041 
Qiang (John) Ding, PhD
Associate Professor
Fibroblast Migration, Myofibroblast Differentiation (205) 996-2512 

Mark T. Dransfield, MD 
Associate Professor
COPD, Emphysema, Lung Cancer (205) 975-6770

Steven R. Duncan, MD 
Critical Care Medicine and Pulmonary Medicine (205) 934-5018 

Amit Gaggar, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Adult Cystic Fibrosis, Lung Transplantation (205) 975-6770

Shawn F. Galin, PhD
Associate Professor
Neutrophils in Chronic Lung Rejection (205) 934-6687

Susan Harding, MD 
Professor Emerita
Sleep/Wake Disorders (205) 934-3742 

Kathy Harrington, PhD, MPH
Associate Professor
Health Literacy Issues in Pediatric Asthma (205) 996-5889

Jack Hasson, MD
Assistant Professor
Asthma, COPD, Dyspnea, Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing, Pulmonary Artery Hypertension (205) 934-7679

Patricia L. Jackson, PhD
Associate Professor
Proteins and Peptides in Biological/Clinical Samples (205) 934-2622

James E. Johnson, MD
Professor; Clinical Director 
COPD, Dyspnea, Mechanical Ventilation (205) 934-7679

John I. Kennedy, Jr., MD
General Pulmonary (205) 934-7970

Tejaswini Kulkarni, MD, MPH
Interstitial Lung Disease, Pulmonary Fibrosis (205) 975-8978

Jennifer L. Larson-Casey, Ph.D.
Pulmonary Fibrosis, Interstitial Lung Disease (205) 996-1638

John P. Lazenby, MD
Assistant Professor
Critical Care Medicine, Management of Sepsis, Early Warning Systems for Detection of Clinical Deterioration (205) 934-3742

Kevin J. Leon, MD
Associate Professor
Adult Cystic Fibrosis, Lung Transplant (205) 934-7970

Fu Jun Li, MD. PhD
Heavy metals-induced lung fibrosis; Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS), free radical, antioxidants, antioxidase, lipid peroxidation, and diseases, toxicology of environmental and occupational toxicants (205) 975-1997

Gang Liu, MD
Associate Professor
MicroRNAs in Pulmonary Inflammation, Hypertension and Fibrosis  (205) 934-7793
Rui-Ming Liu, MD, PhD, DABT
Oxidative stress, aging, and aging related diseases, IPF and Alzheimer's disease (205) 934-7028

Tracy Luckhardt, MD
Assistant Professor
Pulmonary Fibrosis, Intersitial Lung Disease (205) 975-6770

Moon Nahm, MD
Adaptive and Innate Immune Responses to Pneumococci and Pneumonia Vaccines (205) 974-0163

Philip J. O'Reilly, MD 
Assistant Professor
COPD, Emphysema, Chronic Bronchitis  (205) 975-6770

S. Vamsee Raju, B. Pharm, PhD
Assistant Professor
Pathophysiologic Mechanisms of Altered Epithelial Ion Transport (205) 934-9640

Sunad Rangarajan, MD
Interstitial Lung Disease (206) 996-2078

Steven M. Rowe, MD, MSPH 
Associate Professor
Adult Cystic Fibrosis (205) 934-9640 

Yan Sanders, MD
Assistant Professor
Epigenetics Aspects of Pulmonary Fibrosis and Aging (205) 975-3521
Nirmal Sharma
Lung Transplants, Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (205) 975-8978
George "Marty" Solomon, MD
Assistant Professor
Cystic Fibrosis  and non-Cystic Fibrosis bronchiectasis  (205) 996-1685

W. Steve Stigler, MD
Assistant Professor
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Sepsis, Mechanical Ventilation, Quality Improvement (205) 934-7679

Chad Steele, PhD
Lung Immunology and Host Defense (205) 996-9598

W. Edward Swords, PhD
Host and Microbial Determinants of Bacterial Colonization and Persistence during Opportunistic Airway Infections (205) 975-5333

Jennifer Trevor, MD
Assistant Professor
Asthma (205) 996-0101

J. Michael Wells, MD
Assistant Professor
COPD, Asthma, Critical Care, ARDS (205) 975-6770

Keith M. Wille, MD, MSPH
Associate Professor
Lung Transplant, Pulmonary Embolism (205) 934-7970

Xin Xu, MD, PhD, MLS
Assistant Professor
Inflammatory Diseases, Airway Inflammatory Response and Autoimmune Disorder (205) 975-5015

Yong Zhou, PhD
Associate Professor
Pulmonary and Ocular Mechanobiology (205) 975-2216

Jaroslaw Zmijewski, PhD
Associate Professor
Inflammation Conditions Associated with Organ Dysfunction (205) 934-7792

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