UAB Research Center for Excellence in Arsenicals External and Internal Advisory Committees

External Advisory Committee:

The External Advisory Committee (EAC) is made up of five members who are acknowledged experts in areas of research related to the Center’s projects.  The EAC will function as ongoing advisors providing valuable advice and criticism.  The EAC will:

  1. Assist in the evaluation of the overall progress in accomplishing the goals of the Center.
  2. Make recommendations for future directions and strategic planning, including which antidotes against arsenicals should be evaluated further.
  3. Make recommendations for resource allocation.
  4. Advice about quality control of scientific projects.
Karen Mumy, PhD
Naval Medical Research Unit Dayton
2728 Q St., Bldg. 837, Room 201
Wright Patterson AFB, OH 45433-5707
Phone: 937-904-9474
Bruce A. Molitoris, MD
Indiana University School of Medicine
Research II, Suite E202
950 W Walnut St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Phone: 317-274-1251
Fax: 317-274-8575
Luiz A. Ortiz, MD
Associate Professor
Director, Division of Occupational Medicine
University of Pittsburgh
100 Technology Drive
Room 557, BRIDG
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Phone: 412-624-5269
Fax: 412-624-3040
Steven E. Patterson, PhD
University of Minnesota
MMC 204
312 Church St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Phone: 612-625-7962
Fax: 612-625-8154
Yu-Ying He, PhD
The University of Chicago
AMB N007M / MC 5067
5841 South Maryland Aven.
Chicago, IL 60637

Internal Advisory Committee:

The Internal Advisory Committee (IAC) is composed of selected senior programmatic and administrative leaders within UAB who have knowledge about the key aspects of the CEnter and have administrative experience in directing large research programs.  The IAC will provide counsel on programmatic issues, including strategic planning, scientific collaborations, research activities, and budgetary priorities which will aid Dr. Athar in his role as an advisor to each research project and core.

The current members of the IAC are:

Robert P. Kimberly, MD
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
1720 2nd Avenue South
SHEL 176
Birmingham, AL 35233
Phone: 205-934-0245
Fax: 205-934-1564
Susan L. Bellis, PhD
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
Cell, Developmental, & Integrative Biology
1918 University Blvd
Birmingham, AL 35233
Phone: 205-934-3441
Victor J. Thannickal, MD
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
1900 University Blvd
THT 422
Birmingham, AL 35233
Phone: 205-975-6376
Maaike Everts, PhD
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
1600 6th Avenue South
CHB 309D
Birmingham, AL 35233
Phone: 205-934-2973
Fax: 205-934-8559
Paul Sanders, MD
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
1720 2nd Avenue South
LHRB 642
Birmingham, AL 35294
Phone: 205-934-3589
Fax: 205-975-6288