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Archive for the ‘Medicine’ Specialty

Formby, Craig

distinguished graduate research professor, communicative disorders 205/348-1847 (o) cformby@cd.as.ua.edu Dr. Formby’s research tests, via a rotating chair, dizziness caused by inner ear problems. Such research helps pinpoint the root cause of balance problems.

Wheat, John

professor of community and rural medicine, College of Community Health Sciences 205/348-1300 (o) jwheat@cchs.ua.edu Dr. Wheat founded and directs the Rural Scholars Pipeline Programs at UA. He is nationally known for his work in helping rural students who want to become primary care physicians serving rural areas.