Faculty

  • Anerin, Blayke Gibson, M.D.

    GibsonAssociate Professor
    Medical Director, University Emergency Department

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Regional Cardiac Wall Motion Abnormalities in STEMI
    Inter-rater Reliability of Optic Nerve Sheath Diameter Measurements Using Bedside Ultrasound

  • Anzalone, Brendan C., D.O.

    AnzaloneAssistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Emergency Medicine

  • Barlotta, Kevin S., M.D.

    BarlottaAssociate Professor
    Head of Quality Improvement, Department of Emergency Medicine
    Medical Director, Department of Critical Care Transport

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Quality improvement, EMS, critical care transport

  • Booth, James (Stu), M.D., MSHI

    Booth 150Assistant Professor
    Medical & Quality Officer

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Hospital administration and clinical informatics

  • Buckingham, R. Brendhan, M.D.

    BuckinghamAssociate Professor
    Medical Director, Highlands Emergency Department

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Administration, ultrasound, hyperbaric medicine

  • Buckner, Billy M., M.D.

    BucknerClinical Instructor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    acid-base disorders, pulmonary-critical Care, cardiology, hematology-oncology

  • Burleson, Samuel (Luke), M.D.

    BurlesonAssistant Professor
    Fellowship Director, Point-of-care Ultrasound in Resource-Limited Settings

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Point-of-Care Ultrasound Education, Tropical Infectious Diseases

  • Crosby, James C., M.D.

    150x150Assistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Medical Education, Travel Medicine, International Health

  • DeLaney, Matthew C., M.D.

    DelaneyAssociate Professor
    Assistant Residency Director

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Resident and medical student education; asynchronous learning

  • Edwards, Andrew Reed, M.D.

    EdwardsProfessor
    Vice-Chair for Education

    Research and Clinical Interests
    emergency medicine

  • Ferguson, William C., M.D.

    FergusonAssociate Professor
    Birmingham Regional EMS System Medical Director

    Research and Clinical Interests
    EMS

  • Gilford, Willie Jr., MD

    GilfordWAssistant Professor
    Medical Director, Gardendale FED

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Minority Disparities in Medicine, Resuscitation Outcomes

  • Gould, Sara, M.D.

    GouldAssistant Professor
    Ambulatory Clinical Director – Highland Orthopedics
    Co-director Concussion Task Force

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Concussion, exercise in pregnancy, sports medicine

  • Greene, Christopher J., M.D., MPH

    150x150Assistant Professor
    Fellowship Director, Global Health and International Emergency Medicine

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Emerging serious infectious diseases, Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicine

  • Gullett, John, M.D.

    GullettAssociate Professor
    Co-Director, Emergency Ultrasound

    Research and Clinical Interests
    emergency ultrasound

  • Heimann, Matthew, M.D.

    HeimannAssistant Professor
    Director of the Office of Global Health and International Emergency Medicine

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Emergency Medicine in Resource Limited Settings, Dengue Fever, International Development of Emergency Medicine

  • Hess, Erik P., M.D., MSc

    Hess ErikProfessor
    Vice Chair for Research

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Shared decision making, decision science and ameliorating disparities in public health

  • Hess, Jennifer, M.D.

    Hess JenAssistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Leadership development, curriculum development, team management, social emergency medicine

  • Kessler, Adam R., D.O.

    kessler 150Assistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    ECMO

  • Khoury, Charles A., M.D.

    KhouryAssociate Professor
    Residency Program Director

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Medical Education, Leadership Development, Resident Mentorship, Hyperbaric Medicine

  • Kurz, Michael, M.D.

    KurzAssociate Professor
    Co-Director, Therapeutic Hypothermia Program

    Research and Clinical Interests
    intra-arrest care, coagulation dysfunction following cardiac arrest, post-resuscitation care

  • Lewis, Bobby R., D.M.D, M.D.

    LewisAssociate Professor and Vice Chair for Clinical Operations
    Co-Medical Director, UAB Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Clinic
    Medical Director, Talladega SuperSpeedway and AirMed International

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Hyperbaric medicine, Critical Care Air Medical Transport, Motorsports Medicine

  • Medalle, Therese, M.D.

    MedalleClinical Instructor

    Research and Clinical Interests

  • Nafziger, Sarah, M.D.

    NafzigerProfessor
    Physician Advisor for Center for Patient Flow

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Prehospital care, Disaster medicine

  • Page, David B., M.D.

    150x150Assistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Critical Care

  • Peterson, Todd, M.D.

    PetersonAssociate Professor
    Assistant Dean for Students, UAB School of Medicine
    Director of Medical Student Simulation, School of Medicine

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Medical Education, Simulation, and Airway Management

  • Pigott, David C., M.D.

    PigottProfessor
    Vice Chair for Academic Development
    Co-Director, Office of Emergency Ultrasound

    Research and Clinical Interests
    emergency and clinical ultrasound, emergency management of highly pathogenic infections, foodborne illness, toxicology

  • Raper, Jaron D., M.D.

    150x150Assistant Professor
    Co-Director, EM Medical Student Clerkship

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Medical Education, Pulmonary Thromboembolism, Acute Agitation Management

  • Robinett, Derek A., M.D.

    RobinettAssociate Professor
    Medical Director, UAB AHA Training Center
    Medical Director, Lifeguard Ambulance

    Research and Clinical Interests
    medical simulation, community paramedicine

  • Rushton, William, M.D.

    RushtonAssociate Professor
    Medical Toxicologist, Regional Poison Control Center
    Course Director, Medical Toxicology Student Rotation

    Research and Clinical Interests
    medical toxicology, serotonin-related neurotoxicity, management of envenomations, cardiovascular toxins

  • Sanford, Janyce M., M.D., MBA

    Sanford2Professor and Chair

    Research and Clinical Interests
    emergency medicine practice management, quality and patient safety, health policy

  • Schrading, Walter A., M.D.

    SchradingAssociate Professor
    Director, Office of Wilderness Medicine

    Research and Clinical Interests
    wilderness medicine, airway management, procedural education

  • Shapshak, Dag, M.D.

    ShapshakAssociate Professor
    Co-Medical Director, Russell Clinic

    Research and Clinical Interests
    hyperbaric medicine, wound healing

  • Siler, Patrick, M.D.

    SilerAssistant Professor
    Assistant Medical Director, UED

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Wound Care, Administration, Quality & Safety

  • Thompson, Linda, M.D.

    ThompsonAssociate Professor
    Director, Community Emergency Medicine Outreach
    Director and Co-Director, PA Student and Medical Student EM Clerkships

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Medical education, medical device invention

  • Thompson, Max, M.D.

    thompson maxAssistant Professor
    Assistant Residency Director
    EM Ultrasound Fellowship Director

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Resident education, point-of-care ultrasound education

  • Turner, Whitney McNeil, M.D.

    DrTurnerPic2Clinical Instructor
    Assistant Medical Director, Highlands Emergency Department

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Health Care Disparities

  • von Schweinitz, Ben, M.D.

    Von
    Assistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Combat medicine, trauma

  • Walter, Lauren A., M.D.

    Lauren WalterAssociate Professor
    Assistant Residency Director
    ‘Women of Emergency Medicine Mentorship and Interest Group’ (WOEMMIG) Founder/Director

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Sex and gender based medicine, women’s health research

  • White, Christopher, M.D.

    150x150Assistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Emergency medicine