Vickers Match day

Selwyn M. Vickers, M.D., FACS, senior vice president for Medicine and dean of the UAB School of Medicine, will deliver the annual State of the School address Wednesday, January 27, 2021. He will review the School of Medicine's growth and highlight accomplishments over the past year.

Wednesday, January 27, 2021
12 p.m. – 1 p.m.
Zoom registration

 

Thank you to all of the people listed below that serve in various capacities across our campus. Our School of Medicine accomplishments would not be possible without your fortitude and guidance.

UAB President

Ray L. Watts, M.D.

Dean’s Leadership Team

Anupam Agarwal, M.D., Executive Vice Dean

Etty “Tika” Benveniste, Ph.D., Basic Sciences

LaKisha Mack, MBA, Administration and Finance

Mona Fouad, M.D., MPH, Diversity and Inclusion

Craig Hoesley, M.D., Medical Education

Keith “Tony” Jones, M.D., Clinical Affairs

Bob Kimberly, M.D., Clinical and Translational Research

David Rogers, M.D., MHPE, Faculty Affairs and Professional Development

Jean Ann Larson, Ed.D., Leadership Development Officer

Dawn Bullgarella, CPA, MSHA, Chief Financial Officer, UAB Medicine, Special Advisor

Victor Darley-Usmar, Ph.D., Senior Associate Dean for Research Compliance and Administration

Toni Leeth, MPH, Strategic Planning and Administration

Paige G. Dorman, MA, Executive Director of Communications

Megann Bates Cain, MPPM, Interim AVP, Executive Director of Development and Strategic Planning

Department Chairs

Dan Berkowitz, M.D., Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

David Bedwell, Ph.D., Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics

Jianyi “Jay” Zhang, M.D., Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering

Brad Yoder, Ph.D., Cell, Developmental and Integrative Biology

Boni Elewski, M.D., Dermatology

Andrew Edwards, M.D., Emergency Medicine (Interim)

Irfan Asif, M.D., Family and Community Medicine

Anindya Dutta, Ph.D., MBBS., Genetics

Craig Hoesley, M.D., Medical Education

Seth Landefeld, M.D., Medicine

Frances Lund, Ph.D., Microbiology

Craig Powell, M.D., Ph.D., Neurobiology

David Standaert, M.D., Ph.D., Neurology

James Markert, M.D., MPH, Neurosurgery

Warner K. Huh, M.D., Obstetrics and Gynecology

Christopher Girkin, M.D., MSPH, FACS, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Steven Theiss, M.D., Orthopaedic Surgery

Bill Carroll, M.D., Otolaryngology

George Netto, M.D., Pathology

Mitch Cohen, M.D., Pediatrics

Mary-Ann Bjornsti, Ph.D., Pharmacology and Toxicology

Danielle K. Powell, M.D., MSPH, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (Interim)

Adrienne C. Lahti, M.D., Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology (Interim)

Jim Bonner, M.D., Radiation Oncology

Cheri Canon, M.D., Radiology

Herb Chen, M.D., Surgery

Dean Assimos, M.D., Urology

Regional Campus Deans

W.J. Many Jr., M.D., Montgomery (Interim)

Richard Friend, M.D. Tuscaloosa

Roger Smalligan, M.D., MPH, Huntsville

UAB Medicine and UABHS Leadership

Will Ferniany, Ph.D., CEO UAB Health System and CEO UAB/St. Vincent's Health System 

Reid Jones, CEO, UAB Medicine

Dawn Bulgarella, CPA, MSHA, Chief Financial Officer

Anthony Patterson, CEO, UAB Hospital

Susan Jennings, CPA, Chief Financial Officer, UAB Hospital

Terri Poe, DNP, RN, Chief Nursing Officer

Joan Hicks, Chief Information Officer

Dottie Pak, JD, University Counsel

Loring Rue, M.D., Chief Medical Officer

Keith “Tony” Jones, M.D., Chief Physician Executive

Don Lilly, Chief Network and Affiliates Officer 

David Randall, Chief Strategy Officer

Joan Hicks, Chief Information Officer 

Patricia Pritchett, JD, Executive Vice President of Ambulatory and Administrative Services

Joint Operating Leadership Council

Selwyn Vickers, M.D., FACS, Dean, UAB School of Medicine

Reid Jones, Chief Executive Officer, UAB Medicine

Keith “Tony” Jones, M.D., President, UA Health Services Foundation

Cheri Canon, M.D., Chair, Department of Radiology

Herb Chen, M.D., Chair, Department of Surgery

Seth Landefeld, M.D., Chair, Department of Medicine

David Standaert, M.D., Ph.D., Chair, Department of Neurology

Callahan Eye Hospital & Clinics

Rett Grover, MSHA, MBA, Chief Executive Officer

Jason Sadler, MSHA, CPA, Chief Financial Officer

Martin Smith, MSHA, MBA, Chief Operating Officer

Amy Beard, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, Chief Nursing Officer

Board of Visitors

Mary Battle, MSHA

Thomas Blount

Gail Cassell, Ph.D.

Sheri Cook, MBA, M.Ac.

Garry Crowder

William Eugene Davenport

Nancy Dunlap, M.D., Ph.D., MBA

C.T. Fitzpatrick

Mike Goodrich, J.D.

Harry Greenberg, M.D.

Mimi Head

Mary Heersink

Jimmy Lee III

Ted Love, M.D.

George Lundberg, M.D.

John Martin, Ph.D., MBA

Martine Rothblatt, Ph.D., J.D., MBA

Advancement Team

Megann Bates Cain, MPPM, Interim AVP, Executive Director of Development and Strategic Planning; School of Medicine

Erica Hollins, Senior Director of Development; School of Medicine, OB/GYN

Andrea Martin, Senior Director of Development; Pediatrics

Ivy Watson, Director, Friends & Family Program; School of Medicine

Jessica Brooks Lane, Director of Development; School of Medicine

Christian Smith, Director of Development; Department of Medicine

Katye Fuglaar, Director of Development; Neurosurgery, Neurology

Allison Tillotson, Patient & Alumni Giving Manager; School of Medicine

Amy Willis, Manager; Grateful Patient Program

Morgan Quarles, Major Gifts Officer; Ophthalmology, Callahan Eye Hospital & Clinics, Psychiatry

Bethany Reeves, Development Coordinator; School of Medicine

Sarah Weinacker, Development Officer; School of Medicine

Lydia Wherry, Development Coordinator; School of Medicine

Whitney Williams, Development Coordinator; Department of Medicine

Katie Vickery, Program Director; School of Medicine

Cappy Ratcliffe, Events Specialist; SOM Dean’s Office and Development

Meredith Burns, Executive Director, Medical Alumni Association

Beth Eddings, Assistant Director; Medical Alumni Association

Michelle Giddens, Business Administrator; Medical Alumni Association

Lisa Roth, Senior Director of Development; Comprehensive Cancer Center

Alex Huffman, Development Coordinator; Comprehensive Cancer Center

Danya Segrest, Development & Special Events Manager; Comprehensive Cancer Center

LCME Executive Committee

Cathy Fuller, Ph.D., Faculty Accreditation Co-Lead; Professor, Department of Cell, Developmental and Integrative Biology

Gustavo Heudebert, M.D., Faculty Accreditation Co-Lead; Professor, Division of General Internal Medicine

Elizabeth Rahn, Ph.D., LCME Site Visit Coordinator; Administrative Director, Department of Medical Education

Craig Hoesley, M.D., LCME Executive Committee; Senior Associate Dean, Medical Education

Christina Grabowski, Ph.D., LCME Executive Committee; Associate Dean, Admissions and Enrollment Management

Kevin Leon, M.D., LCME Executive Committee; Associate Dean, Undergraduate Medical Education

Nicholas Van Wagoner, M.D., Ph.D., LCME Executive Committee; Associate Dean, Students

Kendra Carter, MPA; Communications Director, Medical Education

LCME Self-Study Task Force

Irfan Asif, M.D., Chair; Professor and Chair, Department of Family Medicine

Lanita Carter, Ph.D., Co-Chair; Director, Medical Education and Student Services, Huntsville Regional Medical Campus

Samone Alexander, MBA, Director of Finance, School of Medicine

Mark Bevensee, Ph.D., Professor, Department Cell, Developmental and Integrative Biology

Will Brooks, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Cell, Developmental and Integrative Biology, Director, Gross Anatomy & Surgical Anatomy Labs

Erica Brown, Med, Program Manager, Office of Diversity & Inclusion: Student Affairs

Mitch Cohen, M.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Pediatrics

Jennie Craft, Director, Graduate Medical Education

Jason Daniel, MBA, Vice President, University of Alabama Health Services Foundation

Allison Montgomery Davis, M.D., PGY-2, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Latesha Elopre, M.D., Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases

Shawn Galin, Ph.D., Professor, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, Director, Office of Standardized Patient Education

Alice Goepfert, M.D., Associate Dean, Graduate Medical Education, Professor, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Carolina Harada, M.D., Assistant Dean, Community Engaged Scholarship, Associate Professor, Division of Gerontology, Geriatrics and Palliative Care Medicine

Ramona Hicks, EdD, Director, Medical Education and Student Services, Montgomery Regional Medical Campus

Aditi Jani, M.D., PGY-2, Department of Medicine

Gregory Payne, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Assistant Director, Medical Scientist Training Program

Colin Quinn, GS1, Medical Scientist Training Program

Andrew Sellers, M.D., Assistant Professor, Division of General Internal Medicine

Grier Stewart, M.D., Assistant Dean, Undergraduate Medical Education, Tuscaloosa Regional Campus, Associate Professor of Family, Internal, and Rural Medicine

Heather Taylor, M.D., Director, Undergraduate Medical Education, Tuscaloosa Regional Campus, Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Winter Williams, M.D., Assistant Professor, Division of General Internal Medicine

James Willig, M.D., MSPH, Assistant Dean, Undergraduate Medical Education, Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases

Erin Yarbrough, Associate Vice President of Clinical Operations, UAB Medicine

LCME Independent Student Analysis Leadership

Maani Kamal, ISA Co-Chair, MS4

Colin Quinn, ISA Co-Chair, GS1

Will Davis, MS4

Renita Daniels, MS3

McKenzie Donald, MS3

Corey Duke, MS3

Kent Fellows, MS3

Obie Moultrie, MS3

Kush Patel, MS3

Desalyn Johnson, MS2

Shefa Suhalia, MS2

Priscilla White, MS2

Ryan Wong, MS2

Jana Badrani, MS1

Meghna Katta, MS1