Biomedical Engineering

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Faculty Administrative Position

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    Alan Eberhardt, Associate Chair of Education

    Alan W. Eberhardt, PhD, is Associate Dean for the UAB School of Engineering, and a Professor within the Department of Biomedical Engineering.

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    Alan Eberhardt, Professor (P)

    Alan W. Eberhardt, PhD, is Associate Dean for the UAB School of Engineering, and a Professor within the Department of Biomedical Engineering.

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    Allan Dobbins, Associate Professor (P)

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    Andrew Pollard, Professor - Emeritus (P)

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    Dale Feldman, Associate Professor (P)

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    Glenn Fleisig, Professor - Adjunct (P)

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    Ho-Wook Jun, Professor (P)

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    Jack Rogers, Professor (P)

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    Jeffrey Holmes, Professor (P)

  • Faculty Secondary Appointments

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    Adam Wende, Assistant Professor (S)

    Since 2000, Dr. Wende has explored the regulation of metabolism and mitochondrial function with a specific focus on glucose utilization in heart and muscle. After completing his undergraduate biochemistry degree and an Honors Thesis with Dr. Mark R. Brodl at Knox College in Galesburg, IL he went on to undertake his Ph.D. training in the Cardiology Department as part of the Division of Biology and Biomedical Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis, MO studying transcriptional regulation wi...

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    Amjad Javed Ph.D., Assistant Professor (S)

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    Anna Sorace, Assistant Professor (S)

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    Brigitta Brott, Professor (S)

    Dr. Brott came to UAB in November, 2000 as an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiovascular Disease. She obtained a Bachelor of Science in Materials Science and Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She then completed her medical degree at Loyola University, Stritch School of Medicine in Maywood, IL in 1988 and completed an Internal Medicine residency (1991) at Beth Israel Medical Center – Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA. Dr. Brott completed both...

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    Christopher Willey M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor (S)

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    Glenn Rowe, Assistant Professor (S)

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    Gregory Walcott, Associate Professor (S)

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    Harrison Kim Ph.D., Assistant Professor (S)

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    Hassan Fathallah-Shaykh M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor (S)

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    Herbert Chen M.D., Professor (S)

    In October 2015, Dr. Herbert Chen was named as the new Chairman of the Department of Surgery. A native of Wisconsin, Chen received his undergraduate degree from Stanford University and began his medical education at the Duke University School of Medicine, graduating in 1992. He completed his surgical residency in general surgery at Johns Hopkins in 1999, along with a postdoctoral research fellowship in 1997 and a surgical oncology and endocrinology fellowship in 2000. Dr. Chen came to UAB from t...

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    Kristina Visscher, Assistant Professor (S)

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    Lawrence Ver Hoef, Associate Professor (S)

    Dr. Ver Hoef completed his undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering at Virginia Tech and attended medical school at the Wake Forest University School of Medicine. He completed neurology residency and epilepsy fellowship at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, where he then became a faculty member at the UAB Epilepsy Center. He is board certified in Neurology (ABPN), Neuroimaging (UCNS), and Epilepsy (ABPN). He has a secondary appointment in Biomedical Engineering. He collaborates with ...

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    Louis Nabors M.D., Assistant Professor (S)

    Dr. Nabors, originally from Columbus, Mississippi, obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from Mississippi State University in 1985. He then obtained his Medical Doctorate from the University of Tennessee in 1991. Dr. Nabors was active in the United States Navy as a Flight Surgeon from 1992-95. Afterwards, he completed a Neuro-oncology fellowship at the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 2000 and is board certified with the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
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    Mark Bolding Ph.D., Associate Professor (S)

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    Martin Young, Professor (S)

    Martin Young received his Bachelors, Masters, PhD degrees in Biochemistry from the University of Oxford. Following postdoctoral training at Boston University and the University of Texas-Houston, Dr. Young held faculty appointments at the University of Texas-Houston and Baylor College of Medicine, before joining the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). Dr. Young is currently a Professor of Medicine, Vice-Director for Research in the Division of Cardiovascular Disease, and Section Chief for...

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    Susan Bellis Ph.D., Associate Professor (S)

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