Faculty

Lau

Yung Lau, M.D.
Thomas N. Carruthers, Jr. Endowed
Chair in Pediatric Cardiology and Professor

Division Director of Pediatric Cardiology
Interests:

  • Pediatric cardiology
  • Cardiac electrophysiology
  • Pediatric electrophysiology
  • Arrhythmia management with catheter ablation, pacing and device
  • Congenital heart disease in children and adults

Education and Training:
Residency: Univ. of Alabama at Birmingham 1989 - 1991
Medical School: Loma Linda University 1988
Internship: Univ of Alabama at Birmingham 1988 - 1989
Fellowship: Medical University of South Carolina 1991 - 1994


Colvin

Ed Colvin, M.D
Lionel M. Bargeron, Jr., M.D.,
Endowed Chair in Pediatric Cardiology
Professor
Interests:

  • Congenital heart disease
  • Rhythm disturbances in children
  • Adult congenital heart disease

Education and Training:
Residency:   Children's of Alabama 1978 - 1980
Medical School:   Univ. of Alabama School of Medicine 1977
Internship:   Children's of Alabama 1977 - 1978

Carlo_Cardio

Wally F. Carlo, M.D.
Assistant Professor

Education and Training:
Residency:   Cincinnati Children's Medical Center  2005 - 2007
Medical School:   University of Pennsylvania School of
                            Medicine  2000 - 2004
Internship:   Cincinnati Children's Medical Center  2004 - 2005
Fellowship:  Baylor College of Medicine  2007 - 2010

Johnson

Walter Johnson, M.D.
Professor

Education and Training:
Residency:  Arkansas Children's Hospital 1981 - 1983
Medical School: Medical University of South Carolina 1980
Internship: Arkansas Children's Hospital 1980 - 1981
Fellowship: University of Minnesota 1983 - 1986

Law

Mark Law, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Interests:

  • Cardiac Catheterization / Intervention
  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease

Education and Training:
Residency: University of Alabama at Birmingham 2001 - 2004
Medical School: Ohio State University 2000
Internship: University of Alabama at Birmingham 2000 - 2001
Fellowship: Baylor University Medical Center 2004 - 2008


McMahon


William McMahon, M.D.

Professor
Medical Director of Interventional Cardiology
Interests:

  • Congenital and acquired heart disease in children

Education and Training:
Residency: University of Alabama at Birmingham 1989 - 1991
Medical School: University of North Carolina Chapel Hill 1988
Internship: University of Alabama at Birmingham 1988 - 1989

 

Pearce

Bennett Pearce, M.D.
Professor 
Medical Director of Pediatric Heart Transplant and Advance Heart Failure
Interests:

  • Pediatric cardiology
  • Heart failure,
  • Cardiac transplantation
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Fetal arrhythmias and cardiac structural disease

Education and Training:
Residency: Ochsner Foundation Hospital 1984 - 1986
Medical School: LSU School of Medicine 1983
Internship: Ochsner Foundation Hospital 1983 - 1984
Fellowship: Duke University Medical Center 1986 - 1988

Romp

Robb Romp, M.D.
Associate Professor
Medical Director of Cardiology Inpatient Services
Interests:

  • Use of non-invasive imaging, including 3D echocardiography and CT angiography, for diagnosis of congenital heart malformations

Education and Training:
Residency: University of Alabama at Birmingham 1998 - 1999
University of Alabama at Birmingham 1996 - 1998
Medical School:  Duke University 1995
Internship: University of Alabama at Birmingham 1995 - 1996
Fellowship: Duke University Medical Center 1999 - 2002