Department Names New Chief Residents for 2016-2017 Academic Year
Dr. Ellen Armock received her Bachelor of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa. She received her medical degree from McGovern Medical School at UT.
Dr. Katie Thrower is from Fultondale, AL.
She received her Bachelor of Science degree in
Biology and her medical degree from the University
of Alabama at Birmingham.
Please join us in congratulating Dr. Amrock and Dr. Thrower as they take on their new responsibilities with their academic training.
Psychiatry Resident Match 2016
Jesse “Tobias” Martinez, M.D., Joins UAB Psychiatry
Dr. Martinez received his BS in Biochemistry from St. Mary’s University and his MD from the University of Texas campus in San Antonio. He then came to UAB where he completed his General Psychiatry Residency before transferring to the UAB Fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
UAB Psychiatrists Make 2015-2016 'Best Doctors' List
UAB Psychiatry is proud to announce that six faculty members were named in the 2015-2016 ‘Best Doctors’ list. The Best Doctors in America list includes the nation’s most respected specialists and primary care physicians. These are the doctors that other doctors recognize as the best in their fields. Choosing from thousands of the nation’s top physicians, six psychiatrists within the Department were included in this latest edition of the Best Doctors in America. Among these were Drs. Lee Ascherman, Jacqueline Feldman, Peter Penherski, Samuel Rubin, F. Cleveland Kinney, and Richard Shelton.