Director of Prevention and Wellness

Dalton Argean Norwood, M.D. is a research scientist in the Division of Preventive Medicine and Director of Prevention for Live Health Smart Alabama (LHSA) in the Heersink School of Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Dalton Norwood Dr. Norwood earned his MD from Honduras' National Autonomous University (UNAH). He began his professional career in rural Central America, where he conducted cancer research and provided healthcare in low-income communities. Dr. Norwood joined the Live HealthSmart team in mid-2021 to lead the Prevention and Wellness efforts. He also works as the Lab Manager in the UAB Division of Preventive Medicine Clinical Research Lab, assists with the operations of the All of Us Research Project, and conducts clinical research overseas. He is driven by the LHSA mission to serve minorities and the most underserved individuals in our communities.