The Department of Medicine (DOM) has 356 faculty with regular appointments, approximately 35 faculty with irregular appointments, 300 post-doctoral fellows, trainees, residents, and over 900 staff. The Department is organized in 11 divisions, which are its major cultural and operational units, with a central administration that supports and coordinates the DOM mission across the divisions and in partnership with the rest of UAB Medicine. DOM physicians account for approximately 38% of UAB Hospital admissions, approximately 23% of ambulatory visits, 23% of teaching of medical students, and 45% of the School of Medicine NIH funding.
Mission & Vision Statement
We envision a world where people live as well and as long as possible. To maximize health and eliminate suffering by caring for people, teaching and creating knowledge.
2014-2015 Annual Report
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