Leesar named to endowed professorship in interventional cardiology

Leesar will be the inaugural holder of an endowed professorship in cardiology.

The University of Alabama System Board of Trustees appointed Massoud A. Leesar, M.D., the first holder of the Baker-Dean Endowed Professorship in Interventional Cardiology in the Department of Medicine during its meeting June 15, 2012. Leesar joined UAB in 2012 as a professor in the Division of Cardiovascular Disease.