Clinical Subspecialty and Area(s) of Interest

·         Neuroanesthesiology

Education and Degrees

·         University of Alabama School of Medicine, Medical Doctor, 1977

·         University of Alabama at Birmingham, Internal Medicine Residency, 1977

·         University of Alabama at Birmingham, Obstetrics & Gynecology Residency, 1979

·         University of Alabama at Birmingham, Anesthesiology Residency, 1981

·         University of Alabama at Birmingham, Chief Resident, 1981

Awards and Honors  

·         Alpha Omega Alpha

·         Phi Beta Kappa

·         Second place, Student Research Day, UAB School of Medicine

·         Special Achievement Award, UAB School of Medicine

·         J. Marion Sims Award (Most outstanding graduate in OB/GYN)

·         Recipient Medical Student Summer Research Grant, National Foundation March of Dimes

·         Recipient of the Robert D. Dripps Memorial Award, Most outstanding resident in Anesthesiology

·         Anesthesiology Teacher of the Year, Top Ten

·         Best Doctors in America

·         Best Doctors in Birmingham

Professional Societies

·         American Society of Anesthesiologists

·         International Anesthesia Research Society

·         Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia

·         Society of Neurosurgical Anesthesia and Critical Care

·         American Society of Neurophysiological Monitoring

·         American Medical Association 

·         Federation State Medical Boards

·         Jefferson County Medical Society

·         Medical Association State of Alabama

·         U.S. Medical Licensing Exam Step 3 Subcommittee

·         UAB Alumni Association School of Medicine