Glenn H. Roberson, M.D.

Professor, Neuroradiology Section
205-934-3144 | Beeper number: 7959 | Location: JT N420

Glenn H. Roberson, MD graduated from Baylor University where he was a National Merit Scholar and in the Honors Program, after which he completed a Medical Doctor’s degree at the University of Texas, Southwestern. Dr. Roberson was a resident at Baylor Hospital, Dallas, Texas followed by a residency and fellowship in neuroradiology at Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology where he served as head of neuroradiology in 1971. Dr. Roberson has held several progressive positions at Harvard University to include Instructor of Radiology, Assistant Professor of Radiology and Associate Professor of Radiology. He was Chief of Neuroradiology at Massachusetts General Hospital from 1974 - 1977.

Dr. Roberson has also served as Chair of Radiology, Albany Medical Center in Albany, NY and Medical Director of Computerized Medical Imaging in Sherman Oaks California. Additionally he served as Chair of Radiology at Texas Tech University at Lubbock, Texas.

Over a long illustrious career, Dr. Roberson has authored or co-authored 102 peer-reviewed articles and 12 book chapters. He completed a master degree in Medical Management at the University of Texas in Dallas in 2000. He served as an oral examiner for the American Board of Radiology. Additionally Dr. Roberson continues to mentor residents, fellows and junior faculty with energy and enthusiasm.

He is currently the consultant in neuroradiology for the journal of Neuro ophthalmology. Dr. Roberson holds memberships in several national organizations including the American Board of Radiology, American College of Radiology, American Society of Neuroradiology, American Medical Association, Radiological Society of North America, Association of University Radiologists, American Roentgen Ray Society, The American Society of Head and Neck Radiology and the Medical Society of State of Alabama.

The UAB Department of Radiology serves a pivotal and critical role in support of comprehensive patient care provided by the UAB Health System.  Over 81 highly trained radiologists in every sub-specialty field form the foundation of diagnostic and therapeutic services available to patients throughout the country.

Our radiologists and staff provide continuous support to an extensive inpatient and outpatient population, as well as support to the state's only ACS certified adult Level I trauma center. The department serves as a national leader, optimizing traditional and emerging technologies in the pursuit of optimal care of our patients. Please see additional details under "Facilities and Centers"

ACR Lung Cancer Screening Center

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We are proud to be a newly designated Lung Cancer Screening Center by the American College of Radiology.  As a research institution heavily involved in the National Lung Screening Trial we believed early on that low dose lung cancer screening CT had the potential to save many lives and this designation allows our community to know of our commitment to providing this screening service at the highest quality standards of the profession.