Rob EOMRob Henderson has been selected as the Department of Medicine Employee of the Month for April 2014!   He was notified Thursday, April 10th, by Jason Daniel, DOM Executive Administrator.  Rob is the Project Specialist for facilities in the Department of Medicine Chair’s Office.

Rob is responsible for the planning and management of all facilities renovations and modifications in the Department with special expertise in laboratory space.   He has been involved in these activities for the Department since 1985.   Rob understands the importance of having a solid, optimally functioning infrastructure to facilitate the success of our research mission.   The constant theme in all the Employee of the Month nominations received for Rob is that he only produces work of the highest quality and that he will make sure things are done right the first time. He is renowned as someone you can count on to tell the truth and to give outstanding advice and counsel in determining the best way of configuring and modifying space, balancing cost against achieving results of the highest quality possible.   Rob is equally at ease with world renowned scientists and basic lab techs and listens to every need with respect.   He is a calm reassuring presence in an emergency and with his wealth of knowledge is THE MAN in coming up with ingenious solutions to calamities.

Please join us in congratulating Rob for being selected as Department of Medicine Employee of the Month for April 2014!   The Department of Medicine Chair’s Office will host a reception in his honor on April 29, 2014 at 2:30 PM in the West Pavilion Conference Center, Conference Room E.  

Think of outstanding employees you know in the Department of Medicine and nominate them for DOM Employee of the Month!   Please send nominations to the Employee of the Month Committee, BDB 420.  See  for the nomination form and further information. 

Advancing health by caring for people, teaching, and creating knowledge in internal medicine

The UAB Department of Medicine is driving medical education, accelerating discovery, and delivering competent and compassionate patient care at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. In every lab, clinic, and hospital room, our dedicated faculty and staff are creating a tremendous footprint within our diverse and thriving academic medical center. Our goal is impact, and we collaborate every day to bring the very best to our patients and our community.


The abiding passion of our investigators is to explore the realms of basic and clinical science—to tackle the toughest health problems and deliver solutions from bench to bedside and back again. 


Our medical educators are renowned for their ability to instill both clinical reasoning and compassionate caregiving skills in every trainee. Our clerkship, residency, and subspecialty fellowship programs are among the best in the nation.

Patient Care

Our dedicated physicians practice general internal medicine and nine subspecialties, delivering extraordinary patient care in both inpatient and ambulatory settings across the UAB Medicine enterprise.