Clinicians

  • Kelmenson, Daniel, M.D.

    FacultyPhotoKelmensonEditAssistant Professor
    Medical & Quality Officer, Rapid Response & Medical Emergency Team
    Assistant Medical Director, Medical Intensive Care Unit

    Areas of Interest
    Critical Care Medicine

  • Kennedy, John I., Jr., MD

    FacultyPhotoKennedyNewProfessor
    Senior Advisor and Director for Wellness - Department of Medicine

    Areas of Interest
    Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Sepsis, Mechanical Ventilation, Quality Improvement

  • Krick, Stefanie MD, PhD

    FacultyPhotoKrickAssistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    Pulmonary Medicine, Vascular Medicine

  • Kulkarni, Tejaswini, MD, MPH

    FacultyPhotoKulkarniAssistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    Interstitial Lung Disease, Pulmonary Fibrosis

  • LaFon, David, M.D.

    FacultyPhotoLaFonInstructor

    Areas of Interest
    Immunity in Pneumococcal Infections

  • Leon, Kevin J., MD

    FacultyPhotoLeonNewProfessor
    Associate Dean for Undergraduate Medical Education - UAB School of Medicine

    Areas of Interest
    Adult Cystic Fibrosis

  • Luckhardt, Tracy, MD

    FacultyPhotoLuckhardtAssociate Professor
    Medical Director, Specialty Care Unit & Pulmonary Inpatient Service
    Director, UAB Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship Program

    Areas of Interest
    Pulmonary Fibrosis, Interstitial Lung Disease

  • O'Reilly, Philip J., MD

    FacultyPhotoOReillyAssistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    COPD, Emphysema, Chronic Bronchitis

  • Page, David, M.D.

    FacultyPhotoPageAssistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    Emergency Medicine and Outcomes Research

  • Parekh, Trisha, D.O.

    FacultyPhotoParekhEditAssistant Professor


    Areas of Interest
    Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Health Disparities, Social Determinants of Health, Healthcare Costs

  • Patterson, Patricia, MD, FCCP, FAASM

    FacultyPhotoPattersonAssistant Professor
    Medical Director of the UAB Sleep-Wake Disorders Center

    Areas of Interest
    Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, Sleep Disorders Medicine

  • Rowe, Steven M., MD, MSPH

    FacultyPhotoRoweNewProfessor
    Nancy R. and Eugene C. Gwaltney Family Endowed Chair in Medical Research
    Director, Gregory Fleming James Cystic Fibrosis Research Center
    Director, CFF Therapeutics Development Network

    Areas of Interest:
    Cystic Fibrosis

  • Rusanov, Victoria, MD, PhD

    FacultyPhotoRusanovUpdatedAssistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    Lung Transplantation, Interstitial Lung Diseases, End-Stage Pulmonary Diseases

  • Russell, Derek, MD

    FacultyPhotoRussellNewAssistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    Roles of Neutrophils and Extracellular Vesicles in Pulmonary Disease, Mechanisms of Lung Damage in COPD and ARDS, Pragmatic Clinical Trials

  • Solomon, George "Marty", MD

    FacultyPhotoSolomonAssistant Professor
    Associate Director - UAB Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship  
    Director - UAB Adult Cystic Fibrosis Program

    Areas of Interest
    Cystic Fibrosis and non-Cystic Fibrosis Bronchiectasis

  • Stigler, W. Steve, MD

    FacultyPhotoStiglerAssociate Professor
    Medical Director - Medical Intensive Care Unit   
    Assistant Chief Medical Officer - Medical Service Line

    Areas of Interest
    Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Sepsis, Mechanical Ventilation

  • Thachuthara-George, Joseph, MD

    FacultyPhotoThachutharaGeorgeAssistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    Lung Cancer, Pleural Disease, Complex Airway Disease, Lung Transplant

  • Thannickal, Victor J., MD

    FacultyPhotoThannickalProfessor
    Ben Vaughan Branscomb Chair of Medicine in Respiratory Disease
    Director - Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care
    Vice Chair for Research - Department of Medicine

    Areas of Interest
    Fibrotic Lung Diseases, Acute Lung Injury

  • Trevor, Jennifer, MD

    FacultyPhotoTrevorAssociate Professor

    Areas of Interest
    Asthma

  • Valentine, Vincent, MD

    FacultyPhotoValentineProfessor

    Areas of Interest
    Lung Transplant, Cystic Fibrosis, Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis