Faculty

  • Bibb James web

    Vice Chair, Basic Research 
    Dr. Champ Lyons Endowed Chair in General Surgery
    Professor

    Areas of Interest
    cognition and synaptic plasticity, mental illness, addiction, neuronal injury, neuroendocrine cancer, intracellular signal transduction

  • Cannon Jamie General

    Associate Professor
    Director, UAB Colorectal Surgery Program

    Areas of Interest
    minimally invasive colorectal surgery, sphincter-sparing surgery for colorectal cancer, Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, diverticulitis, rectal prolapse, colonic inertia, anal cancer

  • Dr. Daniel Chu

    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, diverticular disease and anorectal pathology, health care disparities research, Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS), microbiome research

  • core web

    Assistant Professor
    Director, Medical Student Surgery Clerkship

    Areas of Interest
    minimally invasive GI surgery, foregut and anti-reflux, abdominal wall hernias, surgical education

  • Dr. Ryan Cowley

    Assistant Professor

  • Dr. Aurelio Galli

    Professor
    Director for Gastrointestinal Biology Research

    Areas of Interest
    brain development and plasticity, neurotransmitters, substance abuse

  • Grams Jayleen General

    Associate Professor
    Director, Minimally Invasive Surgery at Birmingham VA
    Assistant Program Director, Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship

    Areas of Interest
    foregut and bariatric surgery, achalasia, gastroesophageal reflux disease, hiatal or paraesophageal hernias, morbid obesity and metabolic syndrome, role of microbiome in obesity, outcomes research

  • Dr. Richard Hanney

    Professor

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  • Dr. Michael Hernon

    Instructor

  • Dr. Gregory Kennedy

    Professor
    Director, Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery
    John H. Blue Chair of General Surgery

    Areas of Interest
    colon cancer, rectal cancer, anal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, benign conditions of colon, rectum and anus, endoscopic treatment of colonic disease, chemoprevention

  • Dr. Matthew Knight

    Assistant Professor

  • Dr. Heinrich Matthies

    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    brain development and plasticity, neurotransmitters, substance abuse

  • Mobley webAssociate Professor
    Director, Mass Spectrometry/ Proteomics Shared Facility

    Areas of Interest 
    proteomics

  • Morris Web

    Associate Professor
    Chief of General Surgery, Birmingham VA Hospital

    Areas of Interest
    colon and rectal surgery, outcomes and quality improvement research

  • research 71 manabuInstructor

    Areas of Interest
    Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor (AHR) in liver and colorectal disease

  • Dr. Abhisek ParmarAssistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    gastroesophageal reflux disease, hiatal and paraesophageal hernias, abdominal wall hernias, gallbladder disease, resident education and health outcomes research

  • Porterfield John General

    Associate Professor 
    Director, General Surgery Residency Program

    Areas of Interest
    disorders of the pancreas, adrenal, thyroid, and parathyroid glands

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    Associate Professor

    Areas of Interest
    health services research, biostatistics

  • Stahl Richard General

    Associate Professor
    Medical Director, Bariatric Surgery
    Director, Surgery Clerkship
    Program Director, Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship

    Areas of Interest
    surgical treatment of obesity and metabolically related diseases; minimally invasive and open gastric bypass surgery, adjustable gastric banding, and sleeve gastrectomy

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    Senior Vice President, Medicine, UAB
    Dean, School of Medicine

    Areas of Interest
    gastrointestinal surgery, pancreatic cancer, hepatobiliary tumors, health dispartities, hernia surgery