May 23, 2013
E. Michael Foster, PhD
On Tuesday, May 14, UAB NORC lost a cherished friend and colleague with the passing of Dr. Michael Foster. Dr. Foster was a professor in the Department of Health Care Organization and Policy; he joined the School in 2011 from UNC Chapel Hill and was recently awarded the Distinguished Faculty Investigator Award. He was an outstanding collaborator, teacher, mentor, and colleague, who will deeply missed by us all.
A memorial service to honor Dr. E. Michael Foster was held at St. Mary’s on the Highlands on Wednesday, May 22nd, at 2:00pm. The family requested that, in lieu of flowers or other considerations, donations in his name can be made to the Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma Foundation (http://www.accrf.org/take-action/donate/ ).