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  • Bill Grieco Joins Southern Research as Vice President of Its Energy & Environment Division, Where He Will Lead Efforts in the Growing Field of Clean Energy
    Wednesday, June 17, 2015

    Birmingham, Ala.— Southern Research announced today that William Grieco, Ph.D., has been named vice president of the research institute’s Energy & Environment division.

    Given the ever-increasing importance of these areas, the organization now has a senior leader on board to solely focus on energy and environment.

    Southern Research has a long history in these disciplines, from pioneering technologies to reduce pollution from coal combustion in the 1970s, to the recent launch of the Southeastern Solar Research Center.

  • Southern Research Names Dr. Alan Stokes Director of Toxicology and Pathology
    Monday, April 6, 2015

    Birmingham, Ala. – Alan Stokes, Ph.D., today joined Southern Research’s drug development division as the director of toxicology and pathology at its Birmingham headquarters. In this role, Dr. Stokes will manage groups of toxicologists, laboratory technicians, project team members, and formulation scientists for contracted studies in support of drug development activities.

  • Southern Research Announces Inaugural Advisory Board
    Thursday, March 19, 2015

    Birmingham, Ala. – Southern Research announced today the launch of its foundational advisory board. The 10-person board was established to engage young professionals in the Birmingham community who are committed to enhancing Southern Research’s mission of scientific and engineering advancement.

Alliance for Innovative Medical Technology (AIMTech)

Southern Research Institute and the University of Alabama at Birmingham have partnered to develop new medical devices to improve healthcare in the U.S. and around the globe.

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Alabama Drug Discovery Alliance

The Alabama Drug Discovery Alliance (ADDA) is a collaboration to facilitate and expedite the discovery and development of new drug therapies by leveraging the significant research strengths of Southern Research Institute and the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB).

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Southern Research will have representatives at professional conferences throughout the year. We welcome the opportunity to meet with you.

  • Society of Toxicology (SOT)
  • American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)

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