About our Faculty

The twenty-plus physician-scientists of the UAB Department of Radiation Oncology are a highly-trained, board certified, group of professionals that strive to practice at the pinnacle of their professions. These physicians-scientists, medical physicists, and radiation biologists meet the tertiary care mission of the UASOM through the provision of patient care, the development of basic and translational research, and educating the next generation of physicians.

The faculty profiles below will connect you to our faculty  members, their specific research interests, important publications that they have authored, and contact information

James A. Bonner, M.D.

IMG 0128Merle M. Salter Endowed Professor and Chairman
University of Alabama Health Services Foundation President
Physical address
Hazelrig Salter Radiation Oncology Center
1700 6th Avenue South
Birmingam, AL 35233
Lisa Sherron
Phone: 205.934.2761
Email: lsherron@uabmc.edu
Gwen Sims
Phone: 205.934.7185
Email: gesims@uabmc.edu

Markus Bredel, M.D., Ph.D.

BredelProfessor
Director, Radiation Oncology Brain Tumor Laboratory
Head of Brain Tumor Research and Medical Director of Clinical Genetics
Deputy Associate Director for Translational Research – UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center
Physical address
Hazelrig Salter Radiation Oncology Center
1700 6th Avenue South
Birmingam, AL 35233
Lynn Brown
Phone: 205.975.0224
Email: lobrown@uabmc.edu

 

Ivan Brezovich, Ph.D.

IMG 0062Professor
Director, Medical Physics Division
Physical Address
Hazelrig Salter Radiation Oncology Center
1700 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Holly Downing
Phone: 205.975-7828
Email: hdowning@uabmc.edu

Donald Buchsbaum, Ph.D.

Donald-BuchsbaumProfessor
Director, Division of Radiation Biology
Physical address
Wallace Tumor Institute
1824 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, Alabama 35233
Sally Wakefield
Phone: 205.934.6292
Email: lagan@uab.edu

O.L. Burnett III, M.D.

burnett omer 2009Assistant Professor
Physical address
Hazelrig Salter Radiation Oncology
Center
1700 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Tracey Cotton
Phone: 205.934.5670
Email: tcotton@uabmc.edu

Rex Cardan, Ph.D.

Cardan1Assistant Professor
Physical address
The Kirklin Clinic at Acton Road

2145 Bonner Way
Suite 100
Birmingham, Alabama 35243
Holly Downing
Phone: 205.975.7828
Email: hdowning@uabmc.edu

Jimmy Caudell, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr CaudellAdjunct Assistant Professor
Contact Information
Moffit Cancer Center
Tampa, FL

Jennifer De Los Santos, M.D.

Dr -DeLosSantosAssociate Professor
Medical Director, The Kirklin Clinic at Acton Road
Physical address
The Kirklin Clinic at Acton Road
2145 Bonner Way
Suite 100
Birmingham, Alabama 35243
Kendra Gilpin
Phone: 205.978.0257
Email: kgilpin@uabmc.edu

M. Chris Dobelbower, M.D. Ph.D.

Dobelbower1 Assistant Professor
Physical address
Hazelrig Salter Radiation Oncology Center
1700 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Nicky Harris
Phone: 205.934.5670
Email: nsharris@uabmc.edu

Aleksandar Dragovic, M.D.

Dr. DragovicAdjunct Assistant Professor
Contact Information
Email: adrogovi@med.umich.edu

Jun Duan, Ph.D.

IMG 0137Associate Professor
Physical address
Hazelrig Salter Radiation Oncology Center
1700 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Holly Downing
Phone: 205.975.7828
Email: hdowning@uabmc.edu

John B. Fiveash, M.D.

IMG 0024Professor
Vice Chairman for Academic Programs
Robert Y. Kim Outstanding Educator Endowed Chair
Physical Address
1700 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Lynn Brown
Phone: 205.934.5670
Email: lobrown@uabmc.edu

Rojymon Jacob, M.D.

Rojymon JacobAssistant Professor
Physical address
Hazelrig Salter Radiation Oncology Center
1700 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Erika White
Phone: 205.934.5670
Email: elwhite@uabmc.edu

Kimberly Keene, M.D.

KeeneAssociate Professor
Physical address
Hazelrig Salter Radiation Oncology Center
1700 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Erika White
Phone: 205.934.5670
Email: elwhite@uabmc.edu

Robert Y. Kim, M.D.

Kim2Professor
Physical address
Hazelrig Salter Radiation Oncology Center
1700 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Tracey Cotton
Phone: 205.934.5670
Email: tcotton@uabmc.edu

Ruby F. Meredith, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. MeredithProfessor
Physical address
Hazelrig Salter Radiation Oncology Center
1700 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Lynn Brown
Phone: 205.934.5670
Email: lobrown@uabmc.edu


Patsy G. Oliver, Ph.D.

Oliver1Instructor
Physical address
Wallace Tumor Institute
1824 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, Alabama 35233
Sally Wakefield
Phone: 205.934.6292
Email: lagan@uab.edu

Prem Pareek, Ph.D.

Pareek1Adjunt Professor
Physical address
Kirklin Clinic Comprehensive Cancer Center at Acton Road
2145 Bonner Way
Birmingham, AL 35243
Holly Downing
Phone: 205.975.7828
Email: hdowning@uabmc.edu

Richard Popple, Ph.D.

Popple2Professor
Medical Physics Residency Director
Head of Treatment Design and Delivery
Physical address
Hazelrig Salter Radiation Oncology Center
1700 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Holly Downing
Phone: 205.975.7828
Email: hdowning@uabmc.edu

Sui Shen, Ph.D.

IMG 0130Professor
Contact Information
Physical address
Hazelrig Salter Radiation Oncology Center
1700 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Holly Downing
Phone: 205.975.7828
Email: hdowning@uabmc.edu

Sharon Spencer, M.D.

Spencer1Professor
Chief of Medical Services
Ruby Meredith Outstanding Clinician Endowed Chair
Physical address
Hazelrig Salter Radiation Oncology Center
1700 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Nicky Harris
Phone: 205.934.5670
Email: nsharris@uabmc.edu

Christopher Willey, M.D., Ph.D.

IMG 0043Associate Professor
Physical address
Hazelrig Salter Radiation Oncology Center
1700 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Erika White
Phone: 205.934.5670
Email: elwhite@uabmc.edu

Xingen Wu, Ph.D.

Wu1 Assistant Professor
Physical Address
Hazelrig Salter Radiation Oncology Center
1700 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Holly Downing
Phone: 205.975.7828
Email: hdowning@uabmc.edu

Eddy Yang, M.D., Ph.D.

IMG 0074Associate Professor
ROAR Southeast Cancer Foundation Endowed Chair
Physical address
Hazelrig Salter Radiation Oncology Center
1700 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Nicky Harris
Phone: 205.975.7828
Email: nsharris@uabmc.edu