DOM STAR Awardee, Sharon Harris and co-workers smile in celebration of her recognition L to R: Cherie Reed, Dr. David Fettig, Sharon Harris, Dr. Doug Morgan, Suzanne Allen, Ladonna Elliott and Brooke BuchananThe Department of Medicine is thrilled to celebrate Sharon Harris, Patient Services Coordinator II in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, as the recipient of the DOM STAR Award for Staff Excellence for the Summer 2023. Sharon's colleagues expressed admiration for her remarkable dedication and contributions to the team. They credit her for decreasing the clinic's no-show rate through effective communication with patients. She promotes a positive and uplifting environment for both staff and patients. Congratulations, Sharon, for being named the DOM’s Summer 2023 STAR Award winner for Staff Excellence. 

 

More Good News for July 14, 2023

Fox, Seay Are New HEA Mentees

Assistant Professors Steven Fox, M.D., (PACCM) and Winn Seay, M.D., (Nephrology) were selected to participate in the DOM's Healthcare Educators Academy — a two year program that develops healthcare educators by strengthening mentorship, collaboration, and resources.

Hyndman Assumes New Role as Senior Editor for CJPP

Kelly Hyndman, Ph.D., (Associate Professor, Nephrology) will serve as the Senior Editor of the Canadian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology. In this role she will manage article submissions and lead the editorial board.

UAB Supports Mental Health Care for Patients with Cancer

The Psycho-Oncology Program led by Sylvia Huang, Ph.D., (Assistant Professor, GGPC) is working to improve outcomes for patients with cancer and their families by providing accessible and affordable mental health care.

Welcome Dr. Roxana Carcelen to the Division of PACCM

Join us in welcoming associate professor Roxana Carcelen, M.D., to the Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care. Dr. Carcelen has nearly 30 years of medical practice and will see patients at the UAB Medical West location.

Welcome Dr. Manuel Carcelen to the Division of PACCM

We are thrilled to welcome associate professor Manuel Carcelen, M.D., to the Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care. Dr. Carcelen is a general pulmonologist with over 30 years of medical practice. He will serve pulmonary patients at the UAB Medical West location.