Dr. Ray L. Watts http://apr.org en Watts Named President At UAB http://apr.org/post/watts-named-president-uab <P>The dean of UAB's medical school has been named president of the University of Alabama at Birmingham.</P> <P>Trustees selected Dr. Ray L. Watts for the position on Friday.</P> <P>The Birmingham native has been dean of UAB's medical school since 2010.</P> <P>Watts replaces Carol Garrison, who served as president for a decade before stepping down in August.</P> <P>Watts graduated from UAB with an engineering degree in 1976. He earned his medical degree at Washington University in St. Fri, 08 Feb 2013 23:03:24 +0000 The Associated Press 24641 at http://apr.org Watts Named President At UAB