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The Employee of the Year Selection Committee was comprised of the Employee of the Month winners from academic year 2016-2017: Marion Spell, Jena Reeves, Will Callans, Amie Traylor, Jessie Daniels, Mary Bergeron, Kelly Adamson, Amy Dean, Jocelyn Little, La Verne Croom, Norma Stewart and Paula Dixon.

Jennifer has been an integral part of the growth and success of the Center for Palliative and Supportive Care. Her background in Quality and Health Administration has added an incredible dimension to the organization and management of the Center.

Jennifer is also extremely proficient in organizing the Supportive Care Clinic at The Kirklin Clinic. She has formed relationships with people within UAB and external donors to educate everyone on the many wonderful things that palliative and supportive care has to offer for those dealing with the end of life or chronic illness. Jennifer has established a presence in the community and at UAB by speaking on behalf of Palliative and Supportive Care and has presented at the Palliative Care Leadership Conference to help other institutions implement their own Palliative Care programs. Every task Jennifer performs is executed with excellence.

Jennifer’s co-workers agree that she is extremely reliable and a joy to work with. Whether faculty or staff, she is welcoming and friendly to everyone she interacts with. All who know Jennifer share how well she represents the Center, Division and UAB. She truly cares about the patients and strives to make things better for them. Jennifer is a shining example of what the DOM Staff Mission means.

Please join us in congratulating Jennifer for being selected as Department of Medicine Employee of the Year for 2018! A reception will be held in her honor on Wednesday, August 15 at 10 a.m. in CH19 Room 207.  

Do you know an outstanding employee in the Department of Medicine? Let us know by nominating them for DOM Employee of the Month! Send nominations to the Employee of the Month Committee, BDB 420. Click here for the nomination form and further information.