Cigarette smoking is the most common preventable cause of death.

UAB Tobacco Consult Service
A service provided to UAB Hospital patients who want help to quit smoking.
Want to help smokers quit? Click here to learn about volunteer opportunities with the Tobacco Consult Service.

Freedom From Smoking Online

An online program from the American Lung Association to help you quit smoking 

Committed to exceptional care, scientific discovery, and outstanding training in all of pulmonary medicine.

We provide treatment options for respiratory, pulmonary, vascular, and allergic disorders. Our NIH-funded projects are continually growing and many of our faculty members serve in national pulmonary medicine leadership positions. We also participate in networks like the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's Therapeutics Development Network and the Pulmonary Fibrosis Clinical Care Network. We are proud of our collaborative environment, and we are eager to share our knowledge with you.


Our programs, supported with $10 million in funding, are nationally ranked. Through partnerships with the Southern Research Institute, the Center for Clinical Translational Science, the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation, and the Airways Clinical Research Centers Network, we have made multiple breakthroughs.


UAB Pulmonary provides comprehensive training programs for all aspects of pulmonary medicine. Our Fellowship and T-32 Training Programs offer resources for every career path.

Patient Care

The experienced pulmonary, allergy, and critical care experts at UAB offer patients the most advanced care possible.

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