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Faculty Detail    
Associate Professor
Campus Address LHRB 313 Zip 0007
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Undergraduate  Loyola University (New Orleans, LA)    1997  BS Biology 
Medical School  Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center (New Orleans, LA)    2001  Medicine 
Graduate  University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health (Birmingham, AL)    2008  MSPH Health Services and Outcomes Research 

ABIM Board Certified in Cardiovascular Diseases (valid through 2019)  2005-2008 
Board Certified in Nuclear Cardiology (valid through 2019)  2009 

Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Center  Comprehensive Cardiovascular Ctr  Comprehensive Cardiovascular Ctr Professor
Center  Center for Outcomes & Effectiveness Res & Educ  Center for Outcomes & Effectiveness Res & Educ Professor
Center  Ctr for Clinical & Translational Sci  Ctr for Clinical & Translational Sci Professor
Center  Med - Cardiovascular Disease  Ctr Cardiovasc Bio (Org Ret) Professor
Primary  Med - Cardiovascular Disease  Med - Cardiovascular Disease Professor

Biographical Sketch 
Dr. Brown is an associate professor and board certified cardiologist in the UAB Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Director of Outpatient Services for the UAB Division of Cardiovascular Disease, and Medical Director of The Kirklin Clinic Anticoagulation Clinic. In these roles, he has actively mentored several medical residents and cardiology fellows. In addition to these clinical responsibilities, he has obtained formal training in health services and outcomes research from UAB and actively contribute to multidisciplinary research teams as part of the Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke-Myocardial Infarction (REGARDS-MI) study as well as an observational research team studying cardiovascular disease, treatment, prevention, and outcomes funded by Amgen, Inc. Dr. Brown is also the UAB site PI for a randomized clinical trial studying the efficacy of Epanova in high risk patients with hypertriglyceridemia.

Research/Clinical Interest
Dr. Brown's research has primarily focused on the epidemiology and prevention of cardiovascular disease.