Mucosal HIV and Immunobiology Center

Center Director
Phillip D. Smith, M.D.
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Department of Medicine/Gastroenterology
SHEL 610
1530 3rd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-2182
ph: (205) 975-9254
fax: (205) 996-9113
pdsmith@uab.edu

Center Associate Director
Robin G. Lorenz, M.D., Ph.D
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Department of Pathology
SHEL 602
1530 3rd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-2182
ph: (205) 934-0676
fax: (205) 996-9113
rlorenz@uab.edu

GENETICALLY-DEFINED MICROBE CORE

Director
John C. Kappes, Ph.D.
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Department of Medicine/Hematology/Oncology
LHRB 613B
1530 3rd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-0006
ph: (205) 934-0051
fax: (205) 975-7300
kappesjc@uab.edu

Co-Director
Charles O. Elson, M.D.
Department of Medicine/Gastroenterology
SHEL 607
1530 3rd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-2182
ph: (205) 934-6358
fax: (205) 996-9113
coelson@uab.edu

MOLECULAR PATHOLOGY AND HUMAN CELL/TISSUE CORE

Director
Robin G. Lorenz, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Department of Pathology
SHEL 602
1530 3rd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-2182
ph: (205) 934-0676
fax: (205) 996-9113
rlorenz@uab.edu

Co-Director
Lesley E. Smythies, Ph.D.
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Department of Medicine/Gastroenterology
SHEL 606
1530 3rd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-0007
ph: (205) 975-9254
fax: (205) 996-9113
lesmy@uab.edu

GNOTOBIOTIC AND GENETICALLY-ENGINEERED MOUSE CORE

Director
Casey T. Weaver, M.D.
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Department of Pathology
BBRB 870
1530 3rd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-2170
ph: (205) 975-5537
fax: (205) 975-8310
weaver@path.uab.edu

Co-Director
Trenton R. Schoeb, D.V.M., Ph.D.
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Department of Genetics
KAUL 724
1530 3rd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-0026
ph: (205) 934-2288
fax: (205) 975-4418
trs@uab.edu