• Brian Casey is originally from Pennsylvania, and earned his Doctor of Medicine degree at Temple University in Philadelphia. He then did his OB/GYN residency training at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in New Jersey and subsequently completed his Maternal-Fetal Medicine training at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.

    Dr. Casey spent 23 years on faculty at Parkland Hospital/UT Southwestern before coming to University of Alabama at Birmingham as Division Director of Maternal Fetal Medicine. He has been a productive clinician-researcher including serving as the Principal Investigator for the Eunice Kennedy-Shriver NICHD Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network TSH Trial. This landmark investigation of subclinical hypothyroidism involved screening more than 97,000 pregnant women nationally and a 92% five-year developmental follow-up of their offspring. Dr. Casey recently received the Roy M. Pitkin Award from the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists for a randomized controlled trial in gestational diabetes and the Norman F. Gant Award for Best Research in Maternal-Fetal Medicine for his work on the TSH Trial.
  • Selected Publications


    Year Title Altmetric
    2012 Hypothyroidism and Hyperthyroidism.  178-182. 2012
    2010 Hyperthyroidism and Hypothyroidism in Pregnancy.  237-242. 2010
    2010 Thyroid Disease in Pregnancy.  322-334. 2010
    2008 Maternal Hypothyroidism and Hyperthyroidism.  186-191. 2008

    Research Overview

  • -Endocrinopathies of pregnancy, including diabetes and thyroid disease
    -Labor management
    -Medical and obstetrical complications of pregnancy
  • Principal Investigator On

  • Private Grant  awarded by MELLITUS, LLC 2018 - 2020
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, Temple University 1991
  • Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Residency 1995
  • Parkland Health and Hospital System, Postdoctoral Fellowship 1997
  • Full Name

  • Brian Casey