Employee of the Month

Bon Butler has been selected as the Department of Medicine Employee of theBonButlerEOM Month for February 2015!     Bon is an Administrative Support Specialist in the Division of Cardiovascular Disease.  She was notified today by Dr. Sumanth Prabhu, Division Director, and by Megann Cain,  Senior Director of Development and Strategic Planning/DOM Chief of Staff. Read more...

Mönkemüller honored by professional journal

Monkemuller-KlausKlaus Mönkemüller, M.D., Ph.D., FASGE, professor in the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and medical director of the Basil I. Hirschowitz Endoscopic Center of Excellence at UAB, was awarded the prize for best peer reviewer of the journal Endoscopy during the United European Gastroenterology Week recently held in Amsterdam.

Mönkemüller is an innovator and pioneer in gastrointestinal endoscopy and is sitting on the editorial boards of several top gastrointestinal journals, including Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Endoscopy, Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, and the Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology. This is the fourth time he has been honored as a top reviewer for some of these journals.