Faculty Profiles: John Fiveash MD

John B. Fiveash, M.D.

Associate Professor
Vice Chairman for Academic Programs
Robert Y. Kim Outstanding Educator Endowed Chair

Research Interests:

“My research interests include clinical trials of novel therapeutics in combination with radiation therapy particularly in the treatment of brain and prostate tumors. In addition, I have been very involved in treatment planning research and education for IMRT and IGRT. As residency director, I have established online educational opportunities for residents and students to better enable more efficient learning.”


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Phone (205) 934-5670
Email: dbmccurdy@uabmc.edu

Hazelrig-Salter Radiation Oncology Center
1700 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35249
Education and Postdoctoral Training:
  • B.S. University of Georgia, 1989
  • M.D. Medical College of Georgia, 1993
  • Internship – Memorial Medical Center, Savannah, GA 1993-1994
  • Residency – Medical College of GA, Radiation Oncology, 1994-1997
  • Fellowship – University of Michigan Medical Center, 1997-1998

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Awards / Honors:

  • Robert Y. Kim Outstanding Educator Endowed Chair