Date:

January 31, 2018

Time:

1:00 PM-2:00 PM

Location:

Ryals School of Public Health- room 507

Description:

Dr. Scott Irvine an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Director of the Office Global Health and the International Emergency Medicine Fellowship at the University of Alabama – Birmingham.  Dr. Irvine is a graduate of the Medical College of Georgia and completed his Transition Year at Baptist Health System, Inc, Birmingham, AL, and his Emergency Medicine Residency at the University of Alabama – Birmingham.  His career in global health began during a medical mission trip to Nairobi, Kenya during his first year of medical school.  Over the last twelve years he has worked tirelessly to deliver health care in resource limited settings.  Currently, he has projects in Western Kenya developing Emergency Care and West Africa training local providers in a district hospital.  Dr. Irvine also spends time teaching and mentoring medical students, residents and fellows.  When not working clinically or traveling, he enjoys biking, competing in triathlons and spending time with his wife and four young kids.