Faculty

  • Ahmed, Ali M., MD

    AhmedAssistant Professor
    Areas of Interest:
    Advanced Endoscopy, Therapeutic EUS, ERCP, Enteroscopy

  • Ajayi-Fox, Patricia, MD

    FoxAssistant Professor
    Areas of Interest: Improving Colorectal Cancer Sceening and Health Disparities

  • Alexander, Katie, PhD

    KAlexanderAssistant Professor
    Areas of Interest: H. Pylori Gastritis and Associated Gastric Adenocarinoma, Pancreatic and Esophageal Adenocarcinoma, Epigeneitc Regulation of Mucosal Cancers

  • Burski, Chad, MD

    Burski ChadAssociate Professor
    Director, GI Fellowship Program
    Areas of Interest: General GI and Medical Education

  • Callaway, James, MD


    J Callaway 1 white coatAssistant Professor

    Associate Director, GI Fellowship Program

    Areas of Interest:
    Dysphagia, esophageal motility disorders, esophageal strictures, eosinophilic esophagitis, gastroesophageal reflux disease and its complications

  • Cartee, Amanda, MD

    Amanda Cartee 150Assistant Professor
    Areas of Interest: Post COVID gastrointestinal symptoms; celiac disease, non-celiac gluten sensitivity, and enteropathies. Her research interests include symptoms desite treatment with a gluten free diet and transition to adult care.

  • Dasher, Charles, MD

    Dasher RS7690 charles dasher 2009 1Professor
    Areas of Interest: Clinical gastroenterology and endoscopy and improving efficienceis and outcomes in these areas.

  • Dickinson, Douglas, MD

    DickinsonProfessor
    Areas of Interest:
    Colon cancer screening; inflammatory bowel disease; esophageal strictures; Barretts esophagus

     

  • Edwards, Adam L., MD

    RS21235 Adam Edwards 2Assistant Professor
    Areas of Interest:
    Colon cancer screening, chronic diarrhea, GERD, difficulty swallowing, peptic ulcer disease

  • Elson, Charles O., MD

    Elson GAS 0412Professor
    Areas of Interest:
    Regulation of adaptive mucosal immune responses, particularly the mucosal immune  response to the microbiota, particularly the T cell and B cell response to microbiota flagellins in Crohn’s disease

  • Fettig, David, MD

    Burski ChadAssistant Professor
    Areas of Interest:
    Diagnosing and treating diseases of the liver including alcoholic liver disease, liver cancer, viral hepatitis B and C, fatty liver disease and liver transplant workup  

  • Gray, Meagan, MD

    headshot3Assistant Professor
    Areas of Interest:
    Nutrition, fatty liver disease and transplant hepatology and health disparities.

  • Hameed, Anam MD

    AhmedAssistant Professor
    Areas of Interest:
    Functional GI Disorders, Gastrointestinal Motility and Nutrition

  • Ismail, Mohamed, MD, MSc

    Ismail MohamedAssistant Professor

    Areas of Interest:
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD); research focuses on understanding fibrosis and strictures development in Crohn's disease and the role of endotherapy in management

  • Johnson, Lawrence, M.D.

    Lawrence Johnson, MDProfessor Emeritus


  • Kyanam, Kondal R., MD

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    Associate Professor
    Director of Endoscopy
    Areas of Interest:
    General endoscopy and advanced endoscopy including diagnostic and therapeutic endosonography and endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreaticography, drainage of pseudocyst, necrosis, and abscess, and endoscopic removal of large polyps, early cancer, and therapy of Barrett's esophagus and cancer.

  • McGuire, Brendan, MD

    McGuire Brendan MDProfessor
    Director, UAB Liver Center
    Areas of Interest:
    Acute and chronic liver failure and management of patients with porphyria

  • Morgan, Doug, MD, MPH

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    Division Director
    Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
    Endowed Professor in Gastroenterology and Hepatology

    Areas of Interest: Cancer Epidemiology & prevention in the Hispanic-Latino populations in Latin America and the U.S.

  • Mulki, Ramzi, MD

    Sanchez LunaAssistant Professor
    Areas of Interest:
    Bariatric and metabolic endoscopy, interventional gastrointestinal procedures, endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) and endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), diagnosis and management of pancraticobiliary diseases, endoscopic mucosal resection, endoscopic innovation.

  • Peter, Shajan, MD

    Sugandha RS7712 peter shajan sugandha 2009Associate Professor
    Director, Small Bowel and Mucosal Therapeutics Programs
    Areas of Interest:
    Esophageal and small bowel disorders; performs radiofrequency, cryotherapy ablations, deep enteroscopy, advanced endoscopic imaging, screening for colorectal cancer, endoscopic mucosal resection, complex polypectomies, interventional pancreatico-billary endoscopy (EUS/ERCP), newer therapies for GI bleeding, enteral feeding and stenting techniques. Research focuses on endoscopic treatment outcomes of Barrett's esophagus, obscure GI bleeding, translational research in gastrointestinal cancers and advocacy for broadening health care and outreach.