Nanda lauded for his pioneering contributions to the field of cardiovascular medicine.
Sasse will join interventional cardiology staff.
Leesar will be chief of interventional cardiology and co-director of the UAB Heart and Vascular Center.
UAB distinguished professor named "Father of Modern Echocardiography" by association.
Directory of nuclear cardiology at UAB edited new textbook on the subject.
Prabhu will hold a chair in cardiovascular medicine.