Hunter Jim sqcr

Assistant Professor

Medical Director, UAB Highlands ICU and the Perioperative Surgical Home Service

Co-Director, Anesthesia Simulation Program

Division: Critical Care and Perioperative Medicine

Clinical Interests: Quality Improvement and Medical Ethics

Contact Information: or 205-934-4699

Education and Training

  • University of Florida, Critical Care Medicine Fellowship, 1997
  • UAB School of Medicine, Anesthesiology Residency, 1996
  • LSU Medical Center, Internship, Internal Medicine, 1993
  • LSU Medical Center, M.D. 1992
  • Louisiana State University, B.S., 1990

Professional Societies

  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine

Selected Publications

  • Kubes P, Hunter J, Granger DN.  Effects of cyclosporin A and FK506 on ischemia/reperfusion-induced neutrophil infiltration in the cat.  Digestive Diseases and Sciences, 36(10): 1469-72, 1991.
  • Kubes P, Hunter J, Granger DN.  Ischemia/reperfusion-induced feline intestinal dysfunction: Importance of granulocyte recruitment.  Gastroenterology, 103(3): 807-12, 1992.
  • Patel S, Hunter J.  Hypernatremia.  In: Fleisher L, Roizen M, eds.; Essence of Anesthesia Practice. 3rd ed.