Positions

Overview

  • Dr. William C. Bailey is Professor of Medicine in the Lung Health Center and Eminent Scholar Chair in Pulmonary Diseases at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Bailey has been on the faculty of the University of Alabama at Birmingham since 1973 and has been Professor of Medicine since 1979. He founded The Lung Health Center in 1984. He has practiced medicine, taught, performed research, and been involved in administrative endeavors for his entire career. He has also served on the Board of Directors of the American Thoracic Society and on the Council of the National, Heart, Lung and Blood Institute.

    In addition, Dr. Bailey has been a member of many editorial review boards of peer-reviewed journals and has served as a frequent scientific reviewer of both scientific articles and peer-reviewed research. He has published more than 200 articles and has been the recipient of many grants and contracts from the National Institutes of Health and other sources. He currently holds the Eminent Scholar Chair in Pulmonary Disease. He graduated from Tulane University Medical School and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine in both Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease, having received certified specialty training in these disciplines at Tulane University Medical Center and Charity Hospital of Louisiana.
  • Selected Publications

    Chapter

    Year Title Altmetric
    2004 Anticholinergics.  353-382. 2004

    Research Overview

  • Dr. Bailey's research focuses on asthma, COPD, smoking cessation, and tuberculosis
  • Principal Investigator On

  • Grant Between The Alabama Department of Public Health and The Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama for The University of Alabama at Birmingham  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2017
  • Inpatient Hospital Care for Patients with Active Tuberculosis  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2016 - 2017
  • Physician Support for Patients with Tuberculosis  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2016 - 2017
  • Grant between the Alabama Department of Public Health and the Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama for the University of Alabama at Birmingham  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2016
  • Contract Between the Alabama Department of Public Health and The Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama for the University of Alabama at Birmingham  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2015 - 2016
  • Contract Between the Alabama Department of Public Health and the Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama for the University of Alabama at Birmingham  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2015
  • Contract Between The Alabama Department of Public Health and The Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama for the University of Alabama at Birmingham  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2014 - 2015
  • Contract Between the Alabama Department of Public Health and the Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama for the University of Alabama at Birmingham for UAB Hospital  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2014 - 2015
  • Contract Between The Alabama Department of Public Health and The Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama for the University of Alabama at Birmingham  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2014
  • Contract Between the ADPH & The Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama for the University of Alabama at Birmingham  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2013 - 2014
  • Contract Between the ADPH & the Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama for the University of Alabama at Birmingham - Hospital Contract  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2013 - 2014
  • RCT for Smoking Cessation in 10 Medical Schools  awarded by University of Massachusetts Medical School 2009 - 2014
  • Contract Between The Alabama Department of Public Health and The Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama for The University of Alabama at Birmingham  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2013
  • Contract Between The ADPH & The Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama for the University of Alabama at Birmingham--TB Contract  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2013
  • Lung Health Center TB Control Program  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2013
  • Agreement Between The ADPH and The Board of Trustees of the Univ of AL for the Univ of AL at B'ham  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2012
  • Agreement Between ADPH & The Board of Trustees of the University of AL for the University of Alabama at Birmingham "TB Contract"  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2011 - 2012
  • Contract Between the Alabama Department of Public Health and the Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama for the University of Alabama Hospital  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2011 - 2012
  • Web-Based Smoking Cessation Intervention: Transition from Inpatient to Outpatient  awarded by National Institute on Drug Abuse/NIH/DHHS 2010 - 2012
  • The Effect of a School Based Hand Sanitizer Program on Asthma  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2008 - 2012
  • Private Grant  awarded by SCHERING PLOUGH CORPORATION 2008 - 2012
  • Agreement Between the ADPH and Board of Trustees of the Univ of AL for the Univ of AL at B'ham "TB Contract"  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2011
  • Anti-Leukotriene Therapy for COPD Exacerbations  awarded by University of Minnesota 2006 - 2011
  • Agreement Between ADPH & Bd of Trustees of the Univ of AL for the Univ of AL "TB Contract"  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2010 - 2011
  • Agreement Between the ADPH and Board of Trustees of the Univ of AL for the Univ of AL at B'ham "TB Contract"  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2010
  • Agreement Between ADPH & Bd of Trustees of the Univ of AL for the Univ of AL "TB Contract"  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2009 - 2010
  • Investigator On

  • Subpopulations and Intermediate Outcome Measures in COPD Study (SPIROMICS)  awarded by COPD FOUNDATION 2016 - 2022
  • Diastolic Dysfunction and Pauci-inflammatory Acute Exacerbations of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2016 - 2021
  • (Spiromics) SubPopulations and InteRmediate Outcome Measures in COPD Study  awarded by WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY 2012 - 2016
  • (Spiromics) SubPopulations and InteRmediate Outcome Measures in COPD Study - Administrative Core  awarded by WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY 2012 - 2016
  • (Spiromics) SubPopulations and InteRmediate Outcome Measures in COPD Study - Exacerbation - Project 2  awarded by WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY 2012 - 2016
  • Web-Based Smoking Cessation Intervention: Transition from Inpatient to Outpatient  awarded by National Institute on Drug Abuse/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2016
  • LOTT Regional Clinical Centers  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2006 - 2016
  • Withdrawal Exposure with Withdrawal Regulation Training for Smoking Cessation  awarded by National Institute on Drug Abuse/NIH/DHHS 2011 - 2015
  • COPD Clinical Research Network: STATCOPE Protocol  awarded by University of Minnesota 2011 - 2014
  • Second-Hand Smoke and Myeloid Cells in Asthma  awarded by Flight Attendant Medical Research Institute 2011 - 2014
  • Therapeutics for Chronic Lung Disease: New Antagonists of PGP, Chemokines and CXCR  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2009 - 2012
  • Education And Training

  • Tulane Division, Charity Hospital, Internship
  • Tulane Division, Charity Hospital, Residency
  • Doctor of Medicine, Tulane University 1965
  • Full Name

  • William Bailey