UAB Department of Genetics

Kaul Human Genetics Building, Suite 230
720 20th Street South
Birmingham, Alabama 35294-0024
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Patient Appointments

Phone: (205) 934-4983 (To reach the clinic or make an appointment)
Toll-free: 1-866-UAB-4DNA (1-866-822-4362)
Fax: (205) 975-6389

Research Division

Phone: (205) 934-4334
Fax: (205) 975-5689

Chair's Office

Phone: (205) 934-9411
Fax: (205) 934-9488


Interim Chair  Gene Siegal, M.D., Ph.D.
Administrative Director James C. Camel, M.P.H.
Financial Officer III Neelima Agarwal
Program Director III Shaila P Handattu, Ph.D., MBA
Assistant Professor/IRB Liaison  Ashley Cannon, Ph.D.
Administrative Supervisor/ HR Demetria Blakely-Stoudermire
Administrative Associate Lauren Hicks
Program Director II  Renie Moss
Program Director III Maria Norena
Genetic Counselor Brandon Shaw, MS, CGC 
Office Service Specialist II Jonica Perry


For website inquiries, communications, and public relations needs, contact Sara Davies, Communications Specialist, UAB Department of Genetics, at or (205) 638-6686.