Patrick Grusenmeyer, Sc.D., FACHE, who served as vice president, president and CEO within the Christiana Care Health System for nearly 20 years, has been named director of the UAB Center for Healthcare Management and Leadership.

New program, Master of Science in Clinical Pathologist Assistant program, is offered totally online. Program director says, "As new tests develop and become more complex, it will be imperative that we prepare graduates to address issues that may be encountered as a results of these changes."

Jennifer Christy, Ph.D. is the new program director of the UAB Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program. She says, “The UAB DPT program has a rich history of excellence and has great potential to become the top PT program in the nation.”

Beth Barstow, Ph.D., is the new director of the Graduate Certificate in Low Vision Rehabilitation program. She replaces the founder of the program, Mary Warren, Ph.D.