PGY-5

Joshua J. Kain, M.D.

Joshua J. Kain, M.D.

Medical School
The University of Texas Medical School at Houston

Justin P. McCormick, M.D.

Justin P. McCormick, M.D.

Medical School
University of South Alabama College of Medicine

Philip Rosen, M.D.

Philip Rosen, M.D.

Medical School
University of Tennessee Health and Science Center

  • Joshua J. Kain, M.D.
  • Justin P. McCormick, M.D.
  • Philip Rosen, M.D.
  • Joshua J. Kain, M.D.

    Medical School
    The University of Texas Medical School at Houston

    Undergraduate
    Texas A&M University

    Hometown
    Texas

    Interests/Hobbies
    Fly fishing/rod building, hunting, cooking and photography.

    Favorite thing about Birmingham
    Great food/drink, easy to get around, great weather and lots of outdoor opportunities. 

    Favorite thing about UAB
    Strong emphasis on surgical training, graduated autonomy and relationships with faculty.

  • Justin P. McCormick, M.D.

    Medical School
    University of South Alabama College of Medicine

    Undergraduate
    University of South Alabama

  • Philip Rosen, M.D.

    Medical School
    University of Tennessee Health and Science Center

    Undergraduate
    University of Georgia

    Hometown
    Signal Mountain, Tenn.

    Interests/Hobbies
    Cooking and baking, gardening, scuba diving and snorkeling, wine and beer, traveling when possible, hiking, running and reading non-medical things. 

    Favorite thing about Birmingham
    Birmingham is very affordable and has a lot of outdoor parks very close by.

    Favorite thing about UAB
    High surgical volume.

  • Joshua J. Kain, M.D.
  • Justin P. McCormick, M.D.
  • Philip Rosen, M.D.

PGY-4

Christopher M. Gentile, M.D.

Christopher M. Gentile, M.D.

Medical School
Wake Forest School of Medicine

Daniel R. Morrison, M.D.

Daniel R. Morrison, M.D.

Medical School
Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC)

Lindsay S. Moore, M.D.

Lindsay S. Moore, M.D.

Medical School
University of Alabama School of Medicine

Ryan V. Marshall, M.D.

Ryan V. Marshall, M.D.

Medical School
University of Mississippi Medical Center

  • Christopher M. Gentile, M.D.
  • Daniel R. Morrison, M.D.
  • Lindsay S. Moore, M.D.
  • Ryan V. Marshall, M.D.
  • Christopher M. Gentile, M.D.

    Medical School
    Wake Forest School of Medicine

    Graduate
    University of Medical and Dental School of New Jersey (Rutgers Medical School)

    Undergraduate
    Franklin and Marshall College




  • Daniel R. Morrison, M.D.

    Medical School
    Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC)

    Undergraduate
    University of Pennsylvania

  • Lindsay S. Moore, M.D.

    Medical School
    University of Alabama School of Medicine

    Undergraduate
    Birmingham-Southern College





  • Ryan V. Marshall, M.D.

    Medical School
    University of Mississippi Medical Center

    Graduate
    University of Mississippi

    Undergraduate
    University of Mississippi

  • Christopher M. Gentile, M.D.
  • Daniel R. Morrison, M.D.
  • Lindsay S. Moore, M.D.
  • Ryan V. Marshall, M.D.

PGY-3

Alyssa K. Ovaitt, M.D.

Alyssa K. Ovaitt, M.D.

Medical School
University of Missouri - Columbia School of Medicine

Emma C. Panico, M.D.

Emma C. Panico, M.D.

Medical School
University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine

Lauren A. Braden, M.D.

Lauren A. Braden, M.D.

Medical School
University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine

Melanie D. Hicks, M.D.

Melanie D. Hicks, M.D.

Medical School
University of Minnesota

  • Alyssa K. Ovaitt, M.D.
  • Emma C. Panico, M.D.
  • Lauren A. Braden, M.D.
  • Melanie D. Hicks, M.D.
  • Alyssa K. Ovaitt, M.D.

    Medical School
    University of Missouri - Columbia School of Medicine

    Undergraduate
    Creighton University

    Hometown
    Weston, Missouri

  • Emma C. Panico, M.D.

    Medical School
    University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine

    Undergraduate
    Univeristy of Texas

  • Lauren A. Braden, M.D.

    Medical School
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine

    Undergraduate
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    Hometown
    Nashville, Tenn.

  • Melanie D. Hicks, M.D.

    Medical School
    University of Minnesota

    Undergraduate
    Emory University 

    Hometown
    St. Louis Park, Minnesota

    Interests/Hobbies
    Podcasts, coffee shops, crafts of all kinds, red wine, traveling and my adopted Siamese cat.

    Favorite thing about Birmingham
    Food! I love living downtown and exploring the new restaurants and coffee shops popping up.

    Favorite thing about UAB
    The people in this program! Also, the high volume of operative cases.

  • Alyssa K. Ovaitt, M.D.
  • Emma C. Panico, M.D.
  • Lauren A. Braden, M.D.
  • Melanie D. Hicks, M.D.

PGY-2

Hunter E. Skoog, M.D.

Hunter E. Skoog, M.D.

Medical School
Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine


Rob Wineski, M.D.

Rob Wineski, M.D.

Medical School
University of Mississippi School of Medicine

Natalie A. Derise, M.D.

Natalie A. Derise, M.D.

Medical School
Louisiana Stae University School of Medicine, Shreveport

Beau T. Vandiver, M.D.

Beau T. Vandiver, M.D.

Medical School
University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine

  • Hunter E. Skoog, M.D.
  • Rob Wineski, M.D.
  • Natalie A. Derise, M.D.
  • Beau T. Vandiver, M.D.
  • Hunter E. Skoog, M.D.

    Medical School
    Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine 

    Undergraduate
    Texas A&M University

    Hometown
    Longview, Texas

    Interests/Hobbies
    Fishing, working out, basketball and Texas A&M football.

    Favorite thing about Birmingham
    How friendly everyone is, and all the good food.

    Favorite thing about UAB
    The residents and faculty!

  • Rob Wineski, M.D.

    Medical School
    University of Mississippi School of Medicine

    Undergraduate
    Harvard University

    Hometown
    Ocean Springs, Miss.

    Interests/Hobbies
    Baseball and the New Orleans Saints

    Favorite thing about Birmingham
    All of the local parks and outdoor festivals

    Favorite thing about UAB
    My fellow residents and attendings

  • Natalie A. Derise, M.D.

    Medical School
    Louisiana Stae University School of Medicine, Shreveport

    Undergraduate
    Louisiana State University

  • Beau T. Vandiver, M.D.

    Medical School
    University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine 

    Undergraduate
    University of Texas at Dallas

  • Hunter E. Skoog, M.D.
  • Rob Wineski, M.D.
  • Natalie A. Derise, M.D.
  • Beau T. Vandiver, M.D.

PGY-1

Jessica Bishop, M.D.

Jessica Bishop, M.D.

Medical School
Medical College of Georgia


Ashwini Tilak, M.D.

Ashwini Tilak, M.D.

Medical School
University of Virginia

Sudhir Manickavel, M.D.

Sudhir Manickavel, M.D.

Medical School
University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine

Jake Morgan, M.D.

Jake Morgan, M.D.

Medical School
University of Oklahoma School of Medicine

  • Jessica Bishop, M.D.
  • Ashwini Tilak, M.D.
  • Sudhir Manickavel, M.D.
  • Jake Morgan, M.D.
  • Jessica Bishop, M.D.

    Medical School
    Medical College of Georgia

    Undergraduate
    Georgia Tech

    Hometown
    Savannah, Georgia

    Interests/Hobbies
    Traveling, hiking, Netflix with her cats and Birmingham breweries

  • Ashwini Tilak, M.D.

    Medical School
    University of Virginia

    Undergraduate
    University of Miami

    Hometown
    Jacksonville, Florida

    Interests/Hobbies
    Stand-up paddle boarding, singing, playing ukulele, working out, exploring wineries and breweries.

  • Sudhir Manickavel, M.D.

    Medical School
    University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine 

    Undergraduate
    University of California

  • Jake Morgan, M.D.

    Medical School
    University of Oklahoma School of Medicine

    Undergraduate
    University of Oklahoma

    Hometown
    Tulsa, Oklahoma

  • Jessica Bishop, M.D.
  • Ashwini Tilak, M.D.
  • Sudhir Manickavel, M.D.
  • Jake Morgan, M.D.