Jennifer Hicks, MSHA, MBA

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Jennifer Hicks, MSHA, MBA
Program DIrector
CH19 219
1720 2nd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-2041
Voice: 205.996.5054 Fax: 205.975.8173
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Jennifer grew up in Tuscaloosa, AL where she graduated from Tuscaloosa County High School. She then attended Judson College in Marion, AL where she received a B.S. in Chemistry in 2001. Her first position in the healthcare field was as a medical assistant at an OB/Gyn office in Birmingham. She first joined UAB in 2002 as the manager for an Immunology and Rheumatology research lab. During that time, she pursued graduate studies and received her MSHA and MBA degrees from UAB. Due to her special interests, she also earned a certificate in Gerontology while in the UAB MSHA program.

After completing a residency with Baptist Health in Montgomery, AL, Jennifer took the position of Quality Manager at Prattville Baptist Hospital in 2007. She was there until December 2010 when she married and move back to Birmingham. She worked with a healthcare IT company, then returned to UAB in October, 2011 to serve in her current position as Program Manager for the Supportive Care and Survivorship Program.

Jennifer and her husband live Moody, AL. She is a fan of college sports (Roll Tide!) and enjoys traveling to warm climates.