Professor  of Medicine
Section Head, Preventive Cardiology
Bittner Contact Information
Lyons-Harrison Research Building, Room
310 701 19th Street South
Birmingham, Alabama 35294-0007

Office Phone: (205) 975-7123
Office FAX: (205) 975-6237



Cardiology Fellowship
University of Alabama at Birmingham (1984 - 1987)

Internal Medicine Residency
Bowman Gray School of Medicine (1981 - 1984)

Medical Degree
University of South Alabama College of Medicine (1977 - 1981)


Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine- Cardiovascular Disease 1987
American Board of Internal Medicine 1984
Clinical Lipidology 2005
Nuclear Cardiology 2001


 Clinical Interests

Coronary heart disease in women
Exercise testing
Nuclear cardiac imaging
Cardiac Rehabiliation
Lipid management
Preventive cardiology


Selected Journal Articles


PubMed Listings