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Faculty Detail    
Campus Address MCLM 706 Zip 0006
Phone  (205) 934-9640
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Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Primary  Medicine  Med - Pulmonary/Allergy/Critical Care Professor
Secondary  Cell, Developmntl, & Integrative Biology  Cell, Developmntl, & Integrative Biology Associate Professor
Secondary  Pediatrics   Ped - Pulmonary Assistant Professor
Center  Center for Biophysical Sciences/Engineering  Center for Biophysical Sciences/Engineering Professor
Center  General Clinical Research Center  Ctr for Clinical & Translational Sci Professor
Center  Cystic Fibrosis Research Center  Cystic Fibrosis Research Center Professor

Graduate Biomedical Sciences Affiliations
Biochemistry and Structural Biology 
Cell, Molecular, & Developmental Biology 
Genetics, Genomics and Bioinformatics 
Hughes Med-Grad Fellowship Program 

Society Memberships
Organization Name Position Held Org Link
American College of Chest Physicians     
American Thoracic Society  Members in Transition and Training Committee   

Research/Clinical Interest
Cystic Fibrosis Clinical and Translational Research
Mechanistic features underlying the correction of mutant cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR). Evaluation of inflammatory mediators active in cystic fibrosis airways disease. The design and conduct of clinical trials testing new therapeutic agents to treat cystic fibrosis.

cystic fibrosis, CFTR, nonsense mutations