Other Chronic Diseases including Cardiovascular, Diabetes and Obesity

The faculty associated with this program area include physicians in internal medicine, preventive cardiology, and nutrition sciences; behavioral scientists; epidemiologists; and biostatisticians. Current research programs include CVD/risk factor epidemiology and prevention, genetic epidemiology of hypertension and atherosclerosis, osteoporosis epidemiology and treatment, osteoarthritis epidemiology, and diabetes care and weight loss interventions to prevent CVD, among others.


Leader

Faculty

Other Key Faculty

Jeroan Allison, MD MS
Associate Professor, General Internal Medicine
jallison@uab.edu

Richard Allman, MD
Professor and Director, Med-Gerontology/Geriatrics/Palliative Care
rallman@uab.edu

Jamy Ard, MD
Assistant Professor, SHRP
ardj@uab.edu

Donna Arnett, PhD
Professor and Chair, Epidemiology
arnett@uab.edu

George Howard, DrPH
Professor and Chair, Biostatistics
ghoward@uab.edu

Jeffrey Roseman, MD
Professor Emeritus, Epidemiology
bush@uab.edu

Michael Weaver, PhD
Professor, Nursing
weaverm@uab.edu