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Associate Chief of Staff - Acute and Subspeciality Care

Chief, Medical Service, VA Medical Center - Birmingham

Areas of Interest
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Sepsis, Mechanical Ventilation, Quality Improvement

Dr. Kennedy is a Professor of Medicine in the UAB Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Kennedy completed his medical school training at the Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, TX. After this initial medical training, Dr. Kennedy completed his internship and residency at the UAB Hospital in Birmingham, AL. Dr. Kennedy then completed his fellowship training in Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Medicine in the same division he would later join as a faculty member. Dr. Kennedy is a supporter of the Birmingham VA Medical Center and has testified before the Committee on Veterans' Affairs to display the need for ongoing support and appreciation for the facility and its programs.

Education & Training

Medical School
Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX

Internship
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL

Residency
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL

Clinical Fellowship
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Medicine, Birmingham, AL

Contact Information

Email
kennedy@uabmc.edu

Location
VAMC C545

Office Phone
(205) 934-0694
(205) 801-8230

Beeper
5277

Assistants
Administrative 
Dwayne Hickman
(205) 933-8108 Ext. 4733

Patient Care
Linda Roberson
(205) 934-7941

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