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Empowering future healers through excellence in medical education.

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At the UAB Heersink School of Medicine, we are dedicated to excellence in training physicians and scientists in all of the disciplines of medicine and biomedical investigation for careers in practice, teaching, and research. We train future physicians at all levels—from our partnerships with UAB for innovative undergraduate programs, our MD and dual degree programs offering world class medical education, and our 95 residency and fellowship training programs developing new doctors across Alabama, to our continuing medical education program providing relevant, lifelong learning in healthcare.

Training Facilities

From the OR to the delivery room to the bedside, you'll see it all. Set in the middle of Birmingham's medical district, our students, residents and fellows train at multiple world-class hospitals and clinics.

  • UAB Hospital

    UAB Hospital

  • UAB Hospital-Highlands

    UAB Hospital-Highlands

  • Kirklin Clinic

    Kirklin Clinic

  • Whitaker Clinic

    Whitaker Clinic

  • Women's and Infants Center

    Women's and Infants Center

  • Callahan Eye Hospital

    Callahan Eye Hospital

  • Children's of Alabama

    Children's of Alabama

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Support the critical work of our faculty, staff, and trainees so we can continue providing the highest level of care to our patients and make breakthroughs in research and discovery.