Clinical Training

The following is an overview of our clinical training:

Mandatory rotations:

Endocrine Fellows are required to participate for the duration of their training in the following three weekly, half-day, outpatient clinics:

  • Endocrine Fellows Continuity Clinic, The Kirklin Clinic
  • VA Endocrinology Clinic
  • Thyroid Ultrasound/FNA Biopsy Clinic


In addition, our fellows are asked to rotate at some point in time during their training through the following services/clinics:

  • Inpatient Endocrinology Consult Service
  • Endocrinology Faculty Clinics, The Kirklin Clinic
  • Multidisciplinary Comprehensive Diabetes Clinic, The Kirklin Clinic
  • HIV-Endocrinology Clinic
  • Neurosurgical Pituitary Disorders Clinic


Elective rotations:

Our fellows are provided with multiple and flexible opportunities for elective rotations which can be taken at any point during their training; here are some of the most popular:

  • Nuclear Medicine, UAB
  • Pediatric Endocrinology, Children's of Alabama
  • Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility
  • Osteoporosis Clinic
  • Nutrition/ Weight Reduction Clinic
  • Laboratory Medicine
  • High-Risk Obstetrics