MISSION

To advance dermatology and the understanding and treatment of dermatologic disease through our commitment to excellence in patient care, innovation in research, and quality teaching.

VISION

We aim to be a “destination” dermatology department for patients, staff, residents, faculty and community dermatologists by building on existing strengths and expanding the scope of our clinical, education, and research programs. 

VALUES

UAB dermatology is committed to providing compassionate, ethical, patient-centered care in a collegial environment. Curiosity, innovation and collaboration drive our ongoing research efforts. We take pride in caring for underserved communities. We are committed to maintaining diverse and inclusive work and learning environments.

Statement: We firmly stand against prejudice, racism, discrimination, and intolerance.  We are committed to improving diversity in dermatology and building a diverse and equitable environment where all can thrive and excel.  We are committed to providing excellent patient care regardless of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, ability, age, or status.