Endowed chairs

The following endowed chairs are made possible through the generosity of UAB's donors.

 

Name

Date
Established

Current
Occupant

Occupant
Approved Date

Charles A. Alford, M.D., Endowed Chair in Pediatric Infectious Diseases

4/20/2001

William J. Britt, M.D.

2/15/2002

Hilda B. Anderson Endowed Chair in Nephrology 2/4/2011 David G. Warnock, M.D.  4/8/2011

Robert and Ruth Anderson Endowed Chair in Pathology

2/3/2006

Kevin A. Roth, M.D., Ph.D.

11/14/2008

Anderson Family Chair in Medical Education, Research & Patient Care in the School of Medicine

6/15/2007

Louise T. Chow, Ph.D.

9/13/2013

Thomas E. Andreoli Endowed Chair in Nephrology

9/13/2001

Paul W. Sanders, M.D.

6/17/2011

The Arthritis Foundation, Alabama Chapter Endowed Chair in Pediatric Rheumatology

6/15/2007

Vacant

 

J. Max Austin, M.D., Endowed Chair in Gyencologic Oncology

6/20/2008

John Michael Straughn, Jr., M.D.

 4/12/2013

Lionel M. Bargeron, Jr., M.D., Chair in Pediatric Cardiology

12/12/1996

Edward V. Colvin, M.D.

4/18/1997

John H. Blue Chair of General Surgery

4/20/2001

Loring W. Rue III, M.D.

11/10/2006

Rachel Z. Booth Endowed Chair in Nursing

12/5/1997

Vacant

 

Ben Vaughan Branscomb Chair of Medicine in Respiratory Disease

11/2/1990

Victor J. Thannickal, M.D.

9/17/2010

Anton J. Bueschen, M.D., Endowed Chair in Urologic Surgery and Research

2/3/2006

Dean G. Assimos, M.D.

 9/14/2012

Wallace R. Bunn Chair in Telecommunications

4/10/1992

Murat M. Tanik, Ph.D.

 2/7/2014

Benjamin Monroe Carraway, M.D., Endowed Chair in Anesthesiology

4/18/1997

Vacant

 

Charles A. and Patsy W. Collat Endowed Chair in Neurosurgery

9/15/2006

Mark N. Hadley, M.D.

2/3/2006

Ellen Gregg Shook Culverhouse Chair in Gynecologic Oncology

9/18/1998

Ronald D. Alvarez, M.D.

9/17/1999

Dennis-McKee Endowed Chair in Glaucoma Research

4/4/2014

Vacant

 

Dental Alumni-Joseph F. Volker Chair of Clinical Dentistry

4/21/1982

Noel Karl Childers, D.D.S., M.S., Ph.D.

11/09/2001

Arnold G. Diethelm Endowed Chair for Transplantation Surgery 10/1/2004 Devin E. Eckhoff, M.D. 2/3/2012

Edwin M. Dixon Endowed Chair in Neonatology

6/23/2000

Waldemar A. Carlo, M.D.

9/14/2000

E. A. and Abbie Drummond Endowed Professorship in Cardiovascular Medicine

9/16/2011

Robert C. Bourge, M.D.

9/16/2011

Heman E. Drummond Endowed Chair of Psychiatry

9/9/1988

James H. Meador-Woodruff, M.D.

2/3/2006

James H. Estes Family Endowed Chair for Lung Cancer Research 11/6/2009 Robert J. Cerfolio, M.D. 2/5/2010

Endowed Chair in Developmental Psychology

6/16/2006

Karlene K. Ball, M.D.

4/13/2012

EyeSight Foundation of Alabama Endowed Chair of Ophthalmology

11/19/1999

Christopher A. Girkin, M.D.

6/15/2012

Featheringill Endowed Chair in Cardiac Arrhythmia Research

 4/8/2011

Steven M. Pogwizd, M.D.

 4/8/2011

Wayne H. and Sara Crews Finley Chair of Medical Genetics

6/26/1986

Bruce R. Korf, M.D., Ph. D.

11/08/2002

Charles E. Flowers, Jr., Endowed Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology

3/7/1985

William W. Andrews, Ph.D., M.D.

2/6/2009

James Garber Galbraith Chair in Neurosurgery

9/18/1992

James M. Markert, M.D.

6/20/2008

Geropsychiatry Research Chair

6/28/1993

Vacant

 

J. W. and Virginia Goodwin and Warren D. Blackburn, Jr., Research Chair in Rheumatology

4/30/1993

John D. Mountz, M.D., Ph.D.

2/15/2002

Jeanne and Ann Griffin Chair for Women's Cancer Research

6/27/1997

Vacant

 

Nancy R. and Eugene C. Gwaltney Family Endowed Chair in Juvenile Diabetes Research

4/6/2007

Anath Shalev, M.D.

11/05/2010

Nancy R. and Eugene C. Gwaltney Family Endowed Chair in Medical Research

2/7/2003

Eric J. Sorscher, M.D.

2/07/2003

Alfred Habeeb Chair in Anesthesiology

4/10/1992

Keith A. Jones, M.D.

6/16/2006

Ruth Lawson Hanson Chair of Medicine in Diabetes and Metabolism

7/20/1967

Stuart J. Frank, M.D.

11/9/2007

Joy and Bill Harbert Endowed Chair in Cancer Genetics

6/22/2001

Keshav K. Singh, Ph.D.

11/05/2010

Marguerite Jones Harbert-Gene V. Ball, M.D. Endowed Chair in Rheumatology

2/3/2006

S. Louis Bridges, Jr., M.D., Ph.D.

9/18/2009
Elmer and Glenda Harris Endowed Chair in Cardiovascular Disease 11/5/2004 Louis J. Dell'Italia, M.D. 11/5/2004

Dr. Tinsley R. Harrison Endowed Chair in Medical Resident Education

11/4/2011

Lisa Laycock Willett, M.D.

9/14/2012
Griffith R. Harsh III Endowed Chair in Neurosurgery 9/18/2009 Winfield S. Fisher III, M.D. 11/6/2009

 

James Johnston Hicks Chair of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery

3/23/1989

Bradford A. Woodworth, M.D.

6/20/2008

Julius N. Hicks Endowed Chair in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery

9/16/2005

Glenn E. Peters, M.D.

2/3/2012

Basil I. Hirschowitz Endowed Chair in Gastroenterology

12/12/1996

Charles O. Elson III, M.D.

6/27/1997

Howard L. Holley Research Chair in Rheumatology

12/4/1987

Robert P. Kimberly, M.D.

9/27/1996

Marie S. Ingalls Endowed Chair in Nephrology Leadership

9/16/2006

Anupam Agarwal, M.D.

4/8/2011

Charles Byron Ireland Chair of Psychiatric Research

4/14/1973

Richard C. Shelton, M.D.

 2/3/2012

Fay B. Ireland Endowed Chair for the Dean of the School of Nursing 2/4/2011 Doreen C. Harper, Ph.D., R.N., FAAN  4/8/2011

Katharine Reynolds Ireland Chair of Pediatrics

10/30/1992

Sergio B. Stagno, M.D.

2/25/1993

Kathy Ireland Chair in Psychiatric Research

4/10/1992

Rosalinda C. Roberts, Ph.D.

2/2/2007

L. R. Jordan Chair in Health Services Administration

12/9/1988

Robert Weech-Maldonado, Ph.D.

11/14/2008

Fay Fletcher Kerner Chair of Surgery

10/19/1973

Kirby I. Bland, M.D.

11/09/2001

Eleanor E. Kidd Endowed Chair in Primary Care Medicine

6/15/2007

Gorman Robinson Jones, III, M.D., FACP

11/8/2013

Robert Y. Kim Outstanding Educator Endowed Chair in Radiation Oncology

6/15/2006

John B. Fiveash, M.D.

4/11/2008

F. Cleveland Kinney Endowed Chair in Geriatric Psychiatry

6/15/2007

Vacant

 
James K. Kirklin Endowed Chair of Cardiothoracic Surgery 11/5/2010 Vacant  

John W. Kirklin Chair of Cardiovascular Surgery

2/23/1980

James K. Kirklin, M.D.

11/10/2006

Robert B. Kyle Professorship and Chair in Rehabilitation Medicine

5/3/1974

Amie B. McLain, M.D.

6/21/1996

Lakeshore Foundation Endowed Chair in Health Promotion and Rehabilitation Science

2/3/2012

James H. Rimmer, Ph.D.

2/3/2012
James C. Lee, Jr., Endowed Chair for the Dean of the School of Medicine 2/4/2011 Selwyn M. Vickers, M.D. 11/8/2013

James C. and Elizabeth T. Lee Chair of Biochemistry

4/30/1993

Tim Mendler Townes, Ph.D.

6/22/2001

Albert F. LoBuglio Endowed Chair for Translational Cancer Research

9/16/2006

Harry P. Erba, M.D., Ph.D.

 9/14/2012

Loeb Eminent Scholar Chair in Pediatrics

2/28/1992

Richard J. Whitley, M.D.

8/24/1977

Jane Knight Lowe Chair of Medicine in Rheumatology

6/22/2001

Kenneth G. Saag, M.D., M.Sc.

4/17/2009

Robert G. Luke, M.D., Endowed Chair in Transplant Nephrology

4/20/2001

Robert S. Gaston, M.D.

6/19/2009

Dr. Champ Lyons Endowed Chair in General Surgery

6/27/1997

Marshall M. Urist, M.D.

6/27/1997

Caldwell Marks Endowed Chair in Cancer Oncology

11/11/2005

Christine Skibola, Ph.D.

11/8/2013

Jeanne V. Marks Endowed Chair in Cardiovascular Research

11/19/1999

Vacant

 

Alma B. Maxwell - UAHSF Endowed Chair in Biomedical Research

9/19/2008

Etty (Tika) Benveniste, Ph.D.

9/19/2008

Martha Ann and David L. May Endowed Chair in Cancer Research

6/25/1999

Boris C. Pasche, M.D., Ph.D.

9/19/2008

Charles A. McCallum Chair of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

10/24/1985

Peter D. Waite, M.P.H., D.D.S., M.D.

4/20/2001

Charles H. McCauley Chair of Microbiology

2/18/1978

Frances E. Lund, Ph.D.

2/3/2012

Holt A. McDowell, Jr., M.D., Endowed Chair of Vascular Surgery

4/06/2007

William D. Jordan, Jr., M.D.

4/06/2007

Evelyn F. McKnight Endowed Chair for Learning and Memory in Aging

10/01/2004

J. David Sweatt, Ph.D.

2/3/2006

Alice McNeal, M.D., Endowed Chair in Anesthesiology

9/18/1998

Sadis Matalon, Ph.D.

5/07/1999

Gwen McWhorter Endowed Chair in Geriatric Medicine

2/15/2002

Patricia S. Goode, M.D.

7/12/2005

Ruby F. Meredith Outstanding Clinician in Radiation Oncology Endowed Chair

11/9/2007

Sharon A. Spencer, M.D., M.S.H.A.

6/20/2008

Nathan E. Miles Endowed Chair of Ophthalmology

4/19/1996

Cynthia Owsley, Ph.D.

9/14/2007

John S. Odess Chair in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery

6/28/1993

Eben L. Rosenthal, M.D.

2/3/2012

Marie L. O'Koren Endowed Chair in Nursing

9/18/1992

Marie Bakitas, DNSc, APRN, FAAN

 2/8/2013

A. D. Pacifico, M.D., Endowed Chair of Cardiovascular Surgery

2/15/2002

David C. McGiffin, M.D.

4/19/2002

Eminent Scholar Chair in Pulmonary Diseases

9/22/1989

William C. Bailey, M.D.

9/27/1996

Bee McWane Reid Endowed Professorship in Psychiatry and Neurobiology

 

Vacant

2/7/2014

ROAR Southeast Cancer Foundation Endowed Chair in Radiation Oncology

2/8/2013

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

9/13/2013

Leonard H. Robinson Endowed Chair in Pathology

9/18/1998

Vacant

 

James R. Rosen Chair in Dental Research

9/28/1990

Mary B. MacDougall, Ph.D.

6/17/2005

Merle M. Salter Chair of Radiation Oncology

9/15/1995

James A. Bonner, M.D.

3/20/1998

John D. Sherrill Chair of Orthopaedic Surgery

9/12/1970

Steven M. Theiss, M.D.

9/13/2013

Elesabeth Ridgely Shook Endowed Chair in Psychiatry

9/13/2001

Yogesh Dwivedi, Ph.D.

11/8/2013

J. Marion Sims Endowed Chair in Obstetrics and Gynecology

6/27/1985

Holly E. Richter, M.D., Ph.D.

9/19/2008

Margaret Cameron Spain Chair in Obstetrics and Gynecology

9/18/1998

Warner K. Huh, M.D.

9/19/2008

Spencer Chair in Medical Science Leadership

9/18/1992

Charles Seth Landefeld, M.D.

9/14/2012

Evalina B. Spencer Chair in Oncology

9/23/1994

Edward E. Partridge,M.D.

11/9/2007

John T. and Juanelle D. Strain Endowed Chair in Neurology

2/3/2006

Vacant

 

Jim Straley Endowed Chair in AIDS Research

6/15/2007

Michael S. Saag, M.D.

9/14/2007

UAB Cardiovascular Surgical Research Chair

2/23/1980

David C. Naftel, Ph.D.

11/10/2006

UAHSF Endowed Chair in Biomedical Research

9/19/2008

Kevin L. Kirk, Ph.D.

 11/4/2011

Warren Family Endowed Chair in Neurology

6/15/2012

Vacant

 

Anna Lois Waters Chair of Medicine in Rheumatology

3/4/1970

Vacant

 

Mary Gertrude Waters Chair of Cardiovascular Medicine

10/20/1972

Sumanth D. Prabhu, M.D.

2/3/2012

Newman H. Waters Chair of Clinical Pharmacology

10/30/1992

Mary-Ann Bjornsti, Ph.D.

2/6/2009

Webb Chair in Nutrition Sciences

9/13/2001

Wendy Demark-Wahnefried, Ph.D., R.D.

 6/18/2010

Ben S. Weil Chair of Industrial Distribution

1/23/1986

Thomas E. DeCarlo, Ph.D.

6/16/2006

Wells Fargo Endowed Chair in Business Administration

6/18/2004

Eric P. Jack, Ph.D.

6/14/2013

John N. Whitaker Endowed Chair in Neurology

9/19/2003

David G. Standaert, M.D., Ph.D.

11/4/2011

Witten-Stanley Endowed Chair of Radiology

12/5/1997

Cheri L. Canon, M.D.

 4/8/2011

Women's Committee of the Spain Rehabilitation Center Endowed Chair in Rehabiliation Research

4/7/2006

Candace L. Floyd, Ph.D.

11/2/2012

 

Status as of 9/13/2013