Mia Heard has been selected as the Department of Medicine Employee of the mia heard Month for May 2014! Mia (center) was notified by Jason Daniel, DOM Executive Administrator, and LaKisha Mack, DOM Operations Administrator. Mia is an Administrative Office Specialist III in the Division of Cardiovascular Diseases.

Mia Heard is praised by the faculty for her efficiency, dependability, outstanding attention to detail, and high-quality work. Mia is known for her bright smile and positive approach to daily challenges. She handles multiple priorities and remains focused on ensuring patients get what they need and making the job of her physicians easier. Mia strongly believes in teamwork and offers a helping hand to co-workers anticipating needs and suggesting ways she can help. She is a shining example of what makes our Department great!

Please join us in congratulating Mia for being selected as Department of Medicine Employee of the Month for May 2014! The Division of Cardiovascular Disease will host a reception in her honor on May 30, 2014 at 9:00 AM in LHRB 302.

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 http://www.uab.edu/medicine/dom/nominate-employee-of-the-month for the nomination form and further information.

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