Faculty

  • Dr. Douglas Anderson

    Assistant Professor
    Program Director, UAB Abdominal Transplant Fellowship

    Areas of Interest
    kidney transplantation, immunosuppression

  • Dr. Robert Cannon

    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Interest

    liver transplantation, minimally invasive hepatic surgery, surgical management of portal hypertension, surgical management of polycystic liver disease, comprehensive management of benign and malignant hepatobiliary tumors, including hepatocellular carcinoma and cholangiocarcinoma

  • cooperdavid

    Professor
    Co-Director, UAB Xenotransplant Program

    Areas of Interest
    brain death, organ transplantation, islet xenotransplantation, xenotransplantation

  • Deierhoi Mark H. M

    Professor

    Areas of Interest
    renal transplantation

  • Dr. Devin Eckhoff

    Professor
    Director, Division of Transplantation
    Arnold G. Diethelm Chair in Transplantation Surgery

    Areas of Interest
    pediatric and adult liver transplantation, complex hepatobiliary surgery, ischemia reperfusion injury, xenotransplantation

  • Dr. Michael Hanaway

    Professor
    Surgical Director, Kidney Transplantation

    Areas of Interest
    kidney transplantation, pancreas transplantation, induction therapy

  • hara1 crop

    Associate Professor

    Areas of Interest
    brain death, organ transplantation, islet xenotransplantation, xenotransplantation

  • Hauptfeld vera 2 transplant web

    Professor
    Director and Clinical Consultant, Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics Laboratory, UAB Comprehensive Transplant Institute

    Areas of Interest
    histocompatibility, deceased and living donor solid organ transplantation, related and unrelated bone marrow/HSC transplantation

  • Dr. Hayato Iwase, M.D., Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    brain death, organ transplantation, islet xenotransplantation, xenotransplantation

  • Dr. Jayme Locke

    Associate Professor
    Vice Chair, Health Services Research
    Director, Incompatible Kidney Transplant Program
    Director, Transplant Analytics, Informatics & Quality
    Director, UAB Comprehensive Transplant Institute

    Areas of Interest
    abdominal transplantation, incompatible organ transplantation, transplantation of HIV-infected end-stage patients, outcomes and behavioral research focused on health disparities

  • Dr. Paul MacLennan

    Associate Professor
    Associate Director, Transplant Analytics, Informatics & Quality

    Areas of Interest
    abdominal transplantation, incompatible organ transplantation, transplantation of HIV-infected end-stage patients, outcomes and behavioral research focused on health disparities

  • Dr. Babak Orandi

    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    incompatible kidney transplantation, antibody-mediated rejection

  • Rhiannon Reed, M.D.

    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    organ transplant policy, dissemination and implementation science, healthcare utilization, qualitative and mixed methods research

  • Zhuo Tao, M.D.Instructor

     

    Areas of Interest
    organ transplant, BM/HSC transplant, transplant risk assessment, donor selection, recipient/donor pair selection, transplant outcome, engraftment monitoring, transplant organ rejection monitoring, HLA antibody detection/identification

  • Zheng-Yu Wang, Ph.D.Assistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    xenoimmunology, xenotransplantation, xenotransfusion, immunology

  • Dr. Carlton Young

    Professor
    Director, Pancreas Transplantation
    Director, Pediatric Renal Transplantation (Children’s of Alabama)
    Assistant Dean for Medical Student Diversity and Inclusion

    Areas of Interest
    kidney transplantation, pancreas transplantation, pediatric renal transplantation, health disparities research