Lemons honored for lifetime of collaborative work

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Jack Lemons, Ph.D., professor in the School of Dentistry Division of Biomaterials, received the 2014 Sam Brown Bridge Builder Award.

This annual award, presented by the UAB School of Public Health, honors individuals whose interdisciplinary, collaborative efforts embody the vision, character and bridge-building talents vital to the future of UAB.

Lemons’ academic career spans more than 40 years, most of which has been spent at UAB in various positions within the schools of Dentistry, Engineering and Medicine.

UAB's Department of Biomedical Engineering recently announced the creation of the Dr. Jack Lemons Endowed Scholarship in Biomedical Engineering, to honor Lemons and his contributions to graduate education at UAB. You can make a gift to the endowment online.