Faculty

  • Acosta Lara, Maria del Pilar, MD

    acosta laraAssistant Professor

    Areas of Interest:
    Interstitial Lung Disease

  • Antony, Veena B., MD

    FacultyPhotoAntonyNew

    Endowed Professor of Environmental Medicine
    Director, UAB Superfund Research Program

    Areas of Interest:
    Environmental and Occupational Medicine, Cystic Fibrosis, Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis, Mycobacterial Disease, Pleural Disease

  • Aulakh, Puneet, MD

    FacultyPhotoAulakhOriginal CopyAssistant Professor

    Areas of Interest:
    Sleep Medicine, Pleural Disease

  • Bailey, William C., MD

    FacultyPhotoBaileyProfessor Emeritus
    Eminent Scholar Chair in Pulmonary Disease

    Areas of Interest:
    Asthma, COPD, Smoking Cessation, and Tuberculosis

  • Barnes, Jarrod, PhD

    FacultyPhotoBarnesAssistant Professor

    Areas of Interest:
    Glycobiology, Pulmonary Vascular Disease

  • Barney, Joseph B., MD

    FacultyPhotoBarneyAssociate Professor

    Areas of Interest:
    Pulmonary Fibrosis, Sarcoidosis, Interstitial Lung Disease

  • Batra, Hitesh, MD, MBA

    FacultyPhotoBatraTwoEditAssistant Professor
    Director, Interventional Pulmonary and Pleural Disease Program

    Areas of Interest:
    Interventional Pulmonology, Lung Cancer, Pleural Disease, Critical Care

  • Bernard, Karen, PhD

    FacultyPhotoBernardUpdateAssistant Professor

    Areas of Interest:
    Lung Injury-Repair, Myofibroblast Biology

  • Bhatt, Surya P., MD

    FacultyPhotoBhattTwoAssociate Professor
    Medical Director, Pulmonary Function & Exercise Physiology Laboratory and UAB Telehealth Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program 
    Director, UAB Lung Imaging Core

    Areas of Interest:
    Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

  • Birket, Susan, PharmD, PhD

    FacultyPhotoBirketUpdateAssistant Professor

    Areas of Interest:
    CFTR dysfunction, the airway epithelium, and properties of airway mucus in cystic fibrosis

  • Blalock, J. Edwin, PhD

    FacultyPhotoBlalockNewDistinguished Professor, UAB School of Medicine
    Nancy E. Dunlap, M.D. Endowed Chair in Pulmonary Disease

    Areas of Interest:
    Neutrophilic Inflammation

  • Bodduluri, Sandeep, MS, PhD

    FacultyPhotoBodduluriInstructor

    Areas of Interest:
    Medical Image Analysis and Machine Learning

  • Bonner, James R., MD

    FacultyPhotoBonnerProfessor Emeritus

    Areas of Interest:
    Allergic Rhinitis, Urticaria, Angioedema, Anaphylaxis, Asthma

  • Briggs, Dick, Jr., M.D.

    FacultyPhotoBriggsProfessor Emeritus

    Areas of Interest
    Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Interstitial Lung Disease

  • Buchalter, Scott E., MD

    FacultyPhotoBuchalterUpdateProfessor
    Vice President of Chief Strategy and Quality Officer

    Areas of Interest
    Pulmonary Barotrauma

  • Carter, A. Brent, MD

    FacultyPhotoCarterProfessor
    Scientific Director of the Interstitial Lung Disease Program
    Endowed Professor of Lung Biology

    Areas of Interest: Interstitial Lung Diseases

  • Chanda, Diptiman, PhD, MSPH

    FacultyPhotoChandaAssistant Professor

    Areas of Interest:
    Stem Cells, Tissue Injury Repair, and Pulmonary Fibrosis

  • Cheng, Guangjie (Jeff), MD

    FacultyPhotoChengAssociate Professor

    Areas of Interest:
    NOX Enzymes, Peroxidases, and Lung Host Defenses

  • Cooper, J. Allen D. Jr., MD

    FacultyPhotoCooperProfessor
    Chief, Pulmonary Section, Department of Veterans Affairs
    Medical Director, Respiratory Therapy, Department of Veterans Affairs

    Areas of Interest
    COPD, Emphysema, Chronic Bronchitis, Occupational Medicine

  • Curtiss, Miranda, MD, PhD

    FacultyPhotoCurtissInstructor

    Areas of Interest
    Pulmonary Inflammation, Severe Asthma, and Immunodeficiencies