DEC Current Residents

Phillip Branch

Phillip Branch

Hometown: Memphis, Tennessee
Undergraduate: Vanderbilt University
Medical School: Meharry Medical College
Stefania Carmona

Stefania Carmona

Hometown: Atlanta, GA
Undergraduate: Georgia State University
Medical School: Medical College of Georgia
Autumn Demonbreun

Autumn Demonbreun

Hometown: Nashville, Tennessee
Undergraduate: Rhodes College
Medical School: East Tennessee State University- Quillen College of Medicine
Marquis Griffin

Marquis Griffin

Hometown: Augusta, Georgia
Undergraduate: Georgia State University
Medical School: Morehouse School of Medicine
Seema Kumar

Seema Kumar

Hometown: Shreveport, LA
Undergraduate: University of Alabama
Medical School: Louisiana State University- Shreveport
Sam I. Michael

Sam I. Michael

Hometown: Columbia, SC
Undergraduate: Clemson University
Medical School: Morehouse School of Medicine
Sofia Monzon

Sofia Monzon

Hometown: Lima, Peru
Undergraduate: Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia
Medical School: Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia
Grant Moody

Grant Moody

Hometown: Roswell, GA
Undergraduate: University of Georgia
Medical School: Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
Priya Nethala

Priya Nethala

Hometown: Laconia, New Hampshire
Undergraduate: College of William and Mary
Medical School: Central Michigan University
Luis Palomino

Luis Palomino

Hometown: Houston, TX
Undergraduate: University of Texas Health Science Center School of Nursing
Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center- McGovern Medical School
Martiza Pantoja

Martiza Pantoja

Hometown: Plano, TX
Undergraduate: University of Texas at Dallas
Medical School: University of Texas Health San Antonio
Nicolas Ruiz

Nicolas Ruiz

Hometown: San Pedro Sula, Honduras
Undergraduate: University of Texas at San Antonio
Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch
David Wooten

David Wooten

Hometown: Stone Mountain, GA
Undergraduate: Oakwood University
Medical School: Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Star Ye

Star Ye

Hometown: Marietta, GA
Undergraduate: University of Georgia
Medical School: Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University

 

 

Alumni 

Lizbeth R. Brice

Lizbeth R. Brice

Medical School: Wayne State University School of Medicine
Area of practice: Cardiology
Danisa M. Clarrett

Danisa M. Clarrett

Medical School: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Area of practice: Gasteroenterology & Hepatology
Diego Fernandez

Diego Fernandez

Medical School: Davidson College
Area of practice: Hospital Medicine
Charles German

Charles German

Medical School: University of Texas- Galveston
Area of practice: Cardiology
Eduardo Mulanovich

Eduardo Mulanovich

Medical School: University of St. Thomas - Houston
Area of practice: General Internal Medicine
Daniel Joaquin Ontenient

Daniel Joaquin Ontenient

Medical School: University of Louisville
Area of practice: Hospital Medicine
Sebastian Sattui

Sebastian Sattui

Medical School: Universidad Peruana - Cayetano Heredia
Area of practice: Rheumatology
Keandrea Titer

Keandrea Titer

Medical School: Loma Linda University, California
Area of practice: Academic Hospital Medicine
Anezi Uzendu

Anezi Uzendu

Medical School: University of Missouri Kansas City
Area of practice: Cardiology
Karla Elizabeth Williams

Karla Elizabeth Williams

Medical School: Medical University of South Carolina
Area of practice: Academic Hospital Medicine
David Windler

David Windler

Medical SchoolLSU - Shreveport
Area of practice: Palliative Care

 

 Why We Love UAB...

  • “UAB provides a nurturing, professional environment that allows its trainees to flourish as an individual, under the guidance of knowledgeable and compassionate faculty members.” - Daniel Joaquin Ontenient
  • “UAB is a collection of individuals from all over the world, and as a result we have a staff with eclectic capabilities. This allows us to treat a complex patient population, but also uniquely enables us to welcome anyone and everyone to join us in calling UAB their home” – Nicolas Ruiz
  • “Great clinical training, with approachable faculty who are always willing to teach.” -Lizbeth R. Brice
  • “I love the atmosphere that we have here. I had never before been surrounded by so many brilliant, talented, hardworking people who also happened to be so kind, humble, and fun. I didn't think a place like this could exist, but I'm so happy that it does and that they let me join them” - David Windler
  • “There is such a wonderful culture of respect here. Even as a new intern you immediately feel like a valued part of the team/family. I wouldn't want to be anywhere else for residency!” - Danisa M. Clarrett
  • “The people are what make UAB great. Every resident/faculty member is incredibly dedicated and friendly at the same time.” - Diego Fernandez
  • “UAB stands out for the unique collaborative and supportive community it cultivates. You get a sense of that on interview day, and I can attest that feeling has held up throughout my residency here.” - Anjali Das
  • “UAB has been a slam dunk since day one and has far exceeded my expectations. The education here is unparalleled, and I feel confident that I will be able to take care of patients in any clinical setting upon graduating from the medicine program.” – Charles German
  • “You get to work with faculty that are among the leaders in their respective areas who enjoy teaching in an environment that is both supportive and friendly, as well as working in a team with smart, hard-working, and fun co-residents.” - Eduardo Mulanovich
  • “I feel truly privileged not only for being able to train in a top Internal Medicine program, but also for the fact I’m happy every single day a walk in and out of work.” - Sebastian Sattui
  • “This program provides an abundance of opportunities to support any professional goal including focusing on: subspecialty interests, research, primary care, global health, women's health, health disparities, clinical education, and much more.” - KeAndrea Titer
  • “There is great camaraderie amongst the residents with an emphasis on building each other up and enhancing patient care. These factors contribute to making UAB a top tier learning environment and a fun place to work.” - Anezi Uzendu
  • "I came to UAB for the strong reputation in patient care and research, but I chose to stay because of its commitment to mentorship and service." - Sal Kamal