COPE Representatives

COPE Representatives Name Email
School of Dentistry Dr. Kohtaro Fujihashi 
School of Engineering Dr. Jack Rogers
School of Health Related Professions Dr. Tim Nagy
School of Medicine Dr. Harald Schroeder 
College of Arts & Science Dr. David C. Schwebel   
School of Optometry Dr. Tom Norton  
School of Public Health Dr. Eric Chamot
School of Nursing Dr. Patricia A. Patrician
Professional Development Program/Educational Services Dr. Julia Austin
International Scholar and Student Services Ms. Lisa Townsend   
Office of Equity and Diversity Dr. Carolyn Braswell  

Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) 

Ms. Melissa McBrayer
Southern Research Institute Dr. Bo Xu
Career Services Suzanne Scott-Trammell
PDA Executive Board    
Chair Dr. Teruko Bredemann

Vice Chair Dr. Jessica Grunda
Secretary vacant position  
PDA Newsletter Co-Editor

Dr. Tanecia Mitchell

PDA Newsletter Co-Editor

vacant position

PDA Newsletter Co-Editor

vacant position

Social Media (including LinkedIN and Facebook)

vacant position

Social Media (including LinkedIN and Facebook) Dr. Bertha Hidalgo

Postdoc Research Day Committee vacant position  
Postdoc Research Day Committee Dr. Jessica Grunda

Balance in Science Committee Dr. Teruko Bredemann
Balance in Science Committee Dr. Jennifer McLarty
Balance in Science Committee Dr. LaToya Paul
Graduate School Dr. Susan Rich
  Dr. Bryan Noe

Postdocs in UAB News

  • Deadlines for abstracts are set for early fall and are open to graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, clinical fellows and residents.Registration is open and abstracts are being accepted for the Comprehensive Cardiovascular Center symposium “Inflammation and Cardiovascular Disease,” which will be held Oct. 22-23 in the Renaissance Birmingham Ross Bridge Golf Resort and Spa. Sept. 1 is the deadline for abstracts to be considered for oral presentation and the Featheringill Young Investigator Award. Oct. 2 is the...

  • A national expert in the biomedical engineering field will chair UAB’s joint department beginning Oct. 1.Written by Kendra Carter Jianyi Zhang, M.D., Ph.D., a national leader in myocardial bioenergetics, biomaterial and stem cells for cardiac repair, has been named the chair of the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Department of Biomedical Engineering, a joint department in the schools of Medicine and Engineering. Zhang will come to UAB from the University of Minnesota Medical School, where he is...

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