Positions

Overview

  • Deborah Kimberlin , Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, board-certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Maternal-Fetal Medicine, has been a faculty member at UAB for over 20 years. She is a clinician-educator and serves as Director of the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Clinic. Her clinical duties predominately involve providing personal prenatal care to women with high- risk pregnancies, supervising the Labor and Delivery Unit, and performing fetal ultrasound. Her educational role involves teaching in the prenatal and ultrasound clinics as well as supervising the prenatal and delivery care which our OBGYN resident physicians and MFM fellows provide. She gives didactic lectures on various medical complications in pregnancy, management of multi-fetal pregnancies, and medical documentation and coding.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2007 ReplyAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  196. 2007
    2006 Valacyclovir therapy to reduce recurrent genital herpes in pregnant womenAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  194:774-781. 2006
    1999 Indicated versus spontaneous preterm delivery: An evaluation of neonatal morbidity among infants weighing ≤1000 grams at birthAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  180:683-689. 1999
    1998 Fetal heart rate characteristics at 25 to 28 weeks' gestation.American Journal of Perinatology.  15:507-510. 1998
    1998 Bacterial vaginosis: Association with adverse pregnancy outcomeSeminars in Perinatology.  22:242-250. 1998
    1998 Burkitt lymphoma in pregnancyObstetrics and Gynecology.  92:675-678. 1998
    1998 Fetal heart rate characteristics at 25 to 28 weeks' gestationAmerican Journal of Perinatology.  15:507-510. 1998
    1998 Pharmacokinetics of oral valacyclovir and acyclovir in late pregnancyAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  179:846-851. 1998
    1998 The effect of maternal magnesium sulfate treatment on neonatal morbidity in ≤ 1000-gram infantsAmerican Journal of Perinatology.  15:635-641. 1998
    1988 Specificity of androgen resistance in Mus caroli kidneyBiochemical Genetics.  26:705-716. 1988
    1988 Specificity of androgen resistance in Mus caroli kidney.Biochemical Genetics.  26:705-716. 1988

    Research Overview

  • -Prenatal care for women with high risk pregnancies
    -Multi-fetal gestations
    -Labor management
    -Fetal Ultrasound
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Texas System : Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas 1990
  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry, Vanderbilt University 1986
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Internship 1991
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Residency 1994
  • UAB Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship 1996
  • Full Name

  • Debora Kimberlin