Researchers

  • Antony, Veena B., MD

    FacultyPhotoAntonyNewProfessor
    Director, Program for Environmental and Translational Medicine

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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Curtiss, Miranda, MD, PhD

    FacultyPhotoCurtissInstructor

    Areas of Interest
    Pulmonary Inflammation, Severe Asthma, and Immunodeficiencies

  • De Langhe, Stijn, PhD

    FacultyPhotoDeLangheAssociate Professor

    Areas of Interest
    Pulmonary Fibrosis, Stem Cells, Asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Fibrosis

  • Deshane, Jessy, PhD

    FacultyPhotoDeshaneAssociate Professor

    Areas of Interest
    Inflammatory Diseases

  • Dransfield, Mark T., MD

    FacultyPhotoDransfieldNewProfessor
    William C. Bailey Endowed Chair in Pulmonary Disease 
    Medical Director - UAB Lung Health Center and UAB Pulmonary Rehabilitation

    Areas of Interest
    COPD, Emphysema, Lung Cancer

  • Duncan, Steve, MD

    FacultyPhotoDuncanNewEndowed Professor of Medicine
    Director, Program of Immunology of Chronic Lung Disease

    Areas of Interest
    Chronic Lung Disease (Fibrosis and COPD)

  • Dunlap, Nancy E., MD, PhD, MBA

    FacultyPhotoDunlapProfessor Emerita

    Areas of Interest
    Mycobacterial Diseases, Economic and Quality Impact in Healthcare Delivery, Use of Information Technology in Healthcare, Change Management

  • Gaggar, Amit, MD, PhD

    FacultyPhotoGaggarProfessor

    Areas of Interest
    Adult Cystic Fibrosis, Lung Transplantation

  • Galin, Shawn F., PhD

    FacultyPhotoGalinAssociate Professor
    Director, Integrative Biomedical Science (IBS) Admissions
    Director, Endocrine Module, UASOM, MS-2 Pre-Clerkship Curriculum

    Areas of Interest
    Neutrophils in Chronic Lung Rejection