Meet the Team

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Mark Brantly, MD
Professor of Medicine
Vice Chair of Research, Department of Medicine
Alpha-1 Foundation Research Professor

Positions and Honors

Professional Experience:

1986-1989      Parker B. Francis Fellow, Pulmonary Branch, NHLBI, Bethesda, MD
1989-1990       Senior Staff Fellow, Pulmonary Branch, NHLBI, Bethesda, MD
1988-1998       NHLBI Alpha-1-Antitrypsin Deficiency Registry Steering Committee
1988-1998       Director, National Alpha-1-Antitrypsin Phenotyping Laboratory, Pulmonary-Critical Care Medicine Branch, NHLBI, Bethesda, MD
1990-1994       NICHD-IRB Committee Member, Bethesda, MD
1995-1998       Head, Unit on Genetic Disorders of Secreted Proteins, Human Genetics Branch, NICHD, Bethesda, MD
1995-1998       Senior Investigator and Head, Pulmonary Function Laboratory, Pulmonary-Critical Care Medicine Branch, NHLBI, Bethesda, MD
1996-2001       Board of Directors & Director of Research Alpha-1 Foundation, Coconut Grove, FL
1996-2002       Co-Chair, Alpha-1 Foundation Medical and Scientific Advisory Committee, Coconut Grove, FL
1998-               Professor of Medicine, Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Florida College of Med, Gainesville, FL
1998-               Director, UF Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Genetics Laboratory, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL
2000-10            University of Florida GCRC Associate Director, Gainesville, FL
2006-09            FDA Pulmonary Drug Advisory Committee Chair
2010-17            Chief, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL
2016-               Vice Chair of Research, Department of Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL

Honors

1999 –       Alpha-1 Foundation Endowed Professor
2007         UF Faculty Achievement Award
2008         UF Faculty Research Prize in Clinical Science
2010         FDA Service Award

UF Alpha-1 Research Staff

Clinical Nurse PRACTITIONER & Assistant Director of Research

Christina M Eagan, DNP, ARNP, FNP-BC

Christina Eagan, ARNP

Research coordinator

Valeria Segui, BA