Medicine - General Internal Medicine

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Faculty Administrative Position

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    Carlos Estrada, Division Director 2004 -

    Carlos A. Estrada, MD, MS, is Chief of the Section of General Internal Medicine (GIM) at the Birmingham VAMC and Professor of Medicine, with tenure, and Director of the Division of General Internal Medicine, at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). He is also Associate Provost for Interprofessional Education and Director, Center for Interprofessional Education & Simulation at UAB.

    Estrada is a long-standing member of the Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM), he chaired ...

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    Carlos Estrada, Division Director 2009 -

    Carlos A. Estrada, MD, MS, is Chief of the Section of General Internal Medicine (GIM) at the Birmingham VAMC and Professor of Medicine, with tenure, and Director of the Division of General Internal Medicine, at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). He is also Associate Provost for Interprofessional Education and Director, Center for Interprofessional Education & Simulation at UAB.

    Estrada is a long-standing member of the Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM), he chaired ...

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    Erin Contratto, Administrator 2015 -

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    Gustavo Heudebert, Assistant Dean 1999 -

    Heudebert completed his medical training at the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia in Lima, Peru, in 1982 before completing his residency at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, followed by a general internal medicine fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He joined the faculty at UAB in 1995 after working at both the Medical College of Wisconsin and the University of Texas Southwestern.

    “It is an incredible privilege to do what we do as educators and a great honor to be recognize...

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    Gustavo Heudebert, Administrator 2013 -

    Heudebert completed his medical training at the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia in Lima, Peru, in 1982 before completing his residency at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, followed by a general internal medicine fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He joined the faculty at UAB in 1995 after working at both the Medical College of Wisconsin and the University of Texas Southwestern.

    “It is an incredible privilege to do what we do as educators and a great honor to be recognize...

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    Jason Hartig, Program Director 2000 -

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    Lisa Willett, Vice Chairperson 2015 -

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    Adrienne Carter, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2013 -

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    Alan Gruman, Assistant Professor (P) 1996 -

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    Alan Stamm, Professor - Emeritus (P) 2015 -

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    Alex Iannone, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2013 -

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    Allison Wilkin, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2015 -

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    Alonso Heudebert, Assistant Professor (P) 2019 -

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    Amanda Brito, Assistant Professor (P) 2020 -

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    Amita Hazariwala, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2018 -

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    Amy Wang, Associate Professor (P) 2017 -

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    Amy Yu Hsin Cheng, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2013 -

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    Andrew Allen, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2014 -

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    Andrew Land, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2014 -

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    Andrew Sellers, Assistant Professor (P) 2008 -

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    Ashley Vorenkamp, Assistant Professor (P) 2019 -

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    Bart Combs, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2013 -

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    Benjamin Taylor, Associate Professor (P) 2011 -

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    Carlie Stein, Assistant Professor (P) 2017 -

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    Carlos Aristizabal, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2012 -

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    Carlos Estrada, Professor (P) 2004 -

    Carlos A. Estrada, MD, MS, is Chief of the Section of General Internal Medicine (GIM) at the Birmingham VAMC and Professor of Medicine, with tenure, and Director of the Division of General Internal Medicine, at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). He is also Associate Provost for Interprofessional Education and Director, Center for Interprofessional Education & Simulation at UAB.

    Estrada is a long-standing member of the Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM), he chaired ...

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    David Gettinger, Assistant Professor (P) 1997 -

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    David McCollum, Assistant Professor (P) 2013 -

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    Elizabeth Turnipseed, Associate Professor (P) 2013 -

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    Emily Boohaker, Professor (P) 2011 -

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    Erin Contratto, Assistant Professor (P) 2012 -

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    Erin Snyder, Associate Professor (P) 2006 -

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    F Massie Jr, Professor (P) 1998 -

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    Fred Herndon, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2011 -

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    Gustavo Heudebert, Professor (P) 1999 -

    Heudebert completed his medical training at the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia in Lima, Peru, in 1982 before completing his residency at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, followed by a general internal medicine fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He joined the faculty at UAB in 1995 after working at both the Medical College of Wisconsin and the University of Texas Southwestern.

    “It is an incredible privilege to do what we do as educators and a great honor to be recognize...

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    Hennessy Williams, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2013 -

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    James Cimino MD, Professor (P) 2015 -

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    James Davis, Assistant Professor (P) 1996 -

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    James Lyman, Assistant Professor (P) 1998 -

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    James Williams Jr., Assistant Professor (P) 2012 -

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    Jane Mobley, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2013 -

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    Jason Hartig, Associate Professor (P) 2000 -

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    Jason Morris, Professor (P) 2005 -

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    Jennifer Hale, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2010 -

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    Jennifer Vigil, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2010 -

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    Jeremy Hatchett, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2014 -

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    John Osborne, Assistant Professor (P) 2017 -

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    Joseph Fuqua, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2014 -

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    Joshua Burkhart, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2015 -

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    Karla Williams, Assistant Professor (P) 2018 -

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    Katherine Romp, Associate Professor (P) 2002 -

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    KeAndrea Titer, Assistant Professor (P) 2019 -

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    Kevin Allen, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2015 -

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    Kierstin Kennedy, Associate Professor - Clinical (P) 2012 -

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    Kyle Rudemiller, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2014 -

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    Larry Hunt, Assistant Professor (P) 1999 -

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    Laura Buell, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2014 -

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    Laura Nye, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2015 -

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    Laurie Hall, Assistant Professor (P) 1996 -

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    Leah Leisch, Assistant Professor (P) 2014 -

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    Lisa Willett, Professor (P) 2000 -

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    Lisha Thornton, Assistant Professor (P) 2006 -

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    Madeline Eckenrode, Assistant Professor (P) 2019 -

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    Madhav Devani, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2013 -

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    Marina Brainin, Assistant Professor (P) 1999 -

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    Mark Stafford, Professor - Emeritus (P) 2006 -

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    Mark Ticola, Assistant Professor (P) 2019 -

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    Mary Balkovetz, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2011 -

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    Mary Basham, Assistant Professor (P) 2016 -

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    Meghan Black, Assistant Professor (P) 2018 -

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    Michael Geer, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2008 -

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    Monita Singh, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2007 -

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    Myla Marshall, Instructor - Clinical (P) 2020 -

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    Neha Patel, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2014 -

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    Patricia Aiken, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2014 -

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    Patricia Garver, Assistant Professor (P) 1996 -

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    Rachel Labovitz, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2013 -

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    Raveendran Meleth, Professor - Clinical (P) 2003 -

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    Raymond Browne, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2007 -

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    Rebekah Weil, Assistant Professor (P) 2018 -

    Rebekah Weil is a clinician-educator in the Division of General Internal Medicine who works in outpatient clinics as well as inpatient services at Birmingham VA Medical Center and University Hospital. Additionally, she has an interest in health disparities and caring for underserved patients with a clinic at Cooper Green Mercy Health System and as the director of the Internal Medicine Residency Health Disparities Track.

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    Robert Smola, Assistant Professor (P) 2018 -

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    Ryan Kraemer, Associate Professor (P) 2011 -

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    Ryan Taylor, Instructor - Clinical (P) 2019 -

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    Sarah Cribbs, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2014 -

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    Sean Hatton, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2013 -

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    Sriteja Yarlagadda, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2020 -

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    Stacey Watkins, Instructor - Clinical (P) 2018 -

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    Starr Steinhilber, Assistant Professor (P) 2015 -

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    Stephen Bell, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2013 -

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    Stephen Russell, Associate Professor (P) 2012 -

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    Stephen Stair MD, FACP, Associate Professor - Clinical (P) 2003 -

    Dr. Stephen W. Stair is a Board Certified (Internal Medicine) Clinical Associate Professor and Medical Compliance Officer at the University of Alabama, Department of Medicine. He received his MD from UT- Memphis College of Medicine and post doctoral training at the University of Alabama. He maintains an internal medicine practice along with his work in Compliance and Quality. He is a frequent speaker and educator covering a wide variety of issues, including compliance, billing and coding and com...

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    Stuart Cohen, Professor (P) 2012 -

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    Sujan Ravi, Assistant Professor - Clinical (P) 2013 -

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    Teresa Bryan, Professor (P) 1992 -

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    Terrence Shaneyfelt, Professor (P) 1998 -

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    Thomas Baker, Instructor - Clinical (P) 2020 -

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    Thomas Huddle, Professor (P) 1999 -

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    Tiago Colicchio, Assistant Professor (P) 2018 -

    Dr. Tiago Colicchio earned his PhD in Biomedical Informatics from the University of Utah. He earned his MBA at the University of São Paulo, Brazil, and his MS in Information Systems at Grenoble Alpes University, France. He is Assistant Professor of Medicine at the UAB Department of Medicine. Dr. Colicchio is a project management professional (PMP) certified by the project management institute (PMI) with extensive experience in health information technology (health IT) adoption. Prior to joining ...

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    William Curry MD, FACP, Professor (P) 2004 -

    Dr. Curry is a Professor of Medicine who joined our faculty in 2004. He is the former Associate Dean of the Tuscaloosa Regional Medical Campus of UAB (1997 -2004). He formerly was in private practice in Rural Alabama. Dr. Curry is also the Associate Dean for Primary Care and Rural Medicine. He was the former President of the State Medical Association and member of the State Committee of Public Health and Board of Medical Examiners. He served as Chair of the HRSA Advisory Committee in 2009-2010. ...

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    Winter Williams, Assistant Professor (P) 2013 -

    Dr. Williams received his medical degree from the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, MS. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). Upon finishing residency, he was a chief medical resident of the UAB Internal Medicine Residency Program for one year before joining the Division of General Internal Medicine at UAB in 2013. Dr. Williams currently directs the Internal Medicine Clerkship within the School of Medicine and serves ...

  • Faculty Secondary Appointments

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    Andrea Cherrington, Associate Professor (S) 2010 -

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    Caroline Presley, Assistant Professor (S) 2018 -

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    Eta S. Berner, Professor (S) 1996 -

    Eta S. Berner, Ed.D. teaches in the Master of Science in Health Informatics Program and is Director of the UAB Center for Health Informatics for Patient Safety/Quality. Dr. Berner is a Fellow of the American College of Medical Informatics , the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, and the International Academy of Health Sciences Informatics. She has published articles in leading journals including the New England Journal of Medicine, Academic Medicine and the Journal of the Ame...

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    Kevin Riggs, Assistant Professor (S) 2016 -

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    Raegan Durant, Associate Professor (S) 2016 -

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    Tamera Coyne-Beasley, Professor (S) 2018 -

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