Department Chair

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Cheri L. Canon, M.D.
Professor & Witten-Stanley Endowed Chair of Radiology  |  205-934-9577  |  JT N448

Vice Chairs

Theresa M. Caridi, M.D.
Vice Chair, Interventional Affairs

Mason B. Frazier, M.D.
Vice Chair, Clinical Affairs

Suzanne E. Lapi, Ph.D.
Vice Chair, Research

Samuel J. Galgano, M.D.
Vice Chair, Quality and Patient Experience

Desiree E. Morgan, M.D.
Vice Chair, Education

Andrew D. Smith, M.D., Ph.D.
Vice Chair, Innovation

J. Kevin Smith, M.D., Ph.D.
Vice Chair, Veteran Affairs

Srini Tridandapani, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A.
Vice Chair, Imaging Informatics

Administrative Staff

jenningsW. Scott Jennings, C.P.A., M.B.A.
Executive Administrator  |  205-934-9800  |  JT N455D

Scott Jennings earned an MBA and B.S. in Accounting from the University of Alabama. He is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in the State of Alabama.  He has twelve years’ experience at UAB Medicine, previously serving as the Director of Finance at UAB Hospital and Controller at UAHSF. 

In his position as Executive Administrator he manages the administrative and clerical activities to provide all physicians within the department support services for their clinical, research and education activities. He acts as advisor and counsel to physicians in matters relating to business, financial, legal and other affairs. Scott is also responsible to the Department Chair for all financial operations including purchasing, budget planning, implementation, control and audit.

dabbs Donna Chandler
Manager Billing Services | (205) 934-4878 | JT N474

Communicate and address billing and coding issues for the Department, TKC and Hospital. 




Lisa Dowd
Department Support Person | 205-934-9808 | JT N466

If you have questions about credentialing/provider information, hospital privileges, badges, codes, keys, and pagers please feel free to contact Lisa.

mcdonald Julie Drummonds
HSF & Lead Accountant | 205-934-4890 | JT N480

Oversees all financial accounting functions of the Department. Prepares monthly and quarterly financial reports and budgets annually.



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Pamela J. Frye
Accounts Payable  | 205-934-9804 | JT N472

Handles book & travel expense accounts, HSF and UAB purchase orders/reimbursements/check requests and can answer questions about HSF and UAB payment policies.



HamfLee Kate Hamff
Project Manager | 205.934.5827 | JT N476

Conducts data analysis and reporting for the department, oversees the professional development allowance database for faculty and residents, and collaborates with Decision Support on the creation of a data metrics dashboard.


Carole Morosky 3cCarole Morosky
Faculty Support Manager | 205-975-6425 | JT N490 

Carole earned her Bachelors in Health Services Administration from Auburn University. Prior to joining the Radiology Department she served 20 years with UAHSF in the Coding/Compliance department. She now serves as Faculty Support Manager, responsible for faculty support personnel in the department.  

lord Jonathan J. Stewart
UAB Accountant | 205-934-0160 | JT N482

Monitors UAB grants, royalty, gift and general accounts. Prepares budgets for School of Medicine accounts and prepares department exam statistical reports.


Pregailia (Gail) Stewart 
Quality Assurance & Training

Handles employee training, JCAHO required continuing education for nonprofessional staff, and prepares quality assurance reports on departmental activities. If you have questions about installation of new telephone service or changes to existing service, please contact Gail.

Kim WoodwardKim Woodward
Personnel Officer | 205-934-9806 | JT N468

Processes all the HR paperwork (i.e., appointments, changes, terminations). Serves as the resource person for personnel and salary issues.