Department Leadership

Mitchell B. Cohen, M.D.

Mitchell B. Cohen, M.D.

Katharine Reynolds Ireland Professor
Chair, Department of Pediatrics
Physician in Chief, Children's of Alabama

Smita Bhatia, M.D., M.P.H.

Smita Bhatia, M.D., M.P.H.

Vice-Chair for Outcomes

Peter Glaeser, M.D.

Peter Glaeser, M.D.

Vice-Chair for Clinical Affairs

David Kimberlin, M.D.

David Kimberlin, M.D.

Vice-Chair for Clinical and Translational Research 

Michele H. Nichols, M.D.

Michele H. Nichols, M.D.

Vice-Chair for Education

Richard J. Whitley, M.D.

Richard J. Whitley, M.D.

Vice-Chair for Research

Division Directors

Terry Wall, M.D.

Terry Wall, M.D.

Director, Division of Academic General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine

Prescott Atkinson, M.D., Ph.D.

Prescott Atkinson, M.D., Ph.D.

Director, Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology

Yung R. Lau, M.D.

Yung R. Lau, M.D.

Director, Division of Pediatric Cardiology

Michael Taylor, M.D.

Michael Taylor, M.D.

Director, Division of Child Abuse

Nancy Tofil, M.D., M.Ed.

Nancy Tofil, M.D., M.Ed.

Director, Division of Pediatric Critical Care

Myriam Peralta, M.D., M.P.H.

Myriam Peralta, M.D., M.P.H.

Interim Director, Division of Developmental Pediatrics

Peter Glaeser, M.D.

Peter Glaeser, M.D.

Director, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Kenneth McCormick, M.D.

Kenneth McCormick, M.D.

Director, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology

Reed Dimmitt, M.D., M.S.P.H.

Reed Dimmitt, M.D., M.S.P.H.

Director, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Kim Whelan, M.D., M.S.P.H.

Kim Whelan, M.D., M.S.P.H.

Director, Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology

Robert F. Pass, M.D.

Robert F. Pass, M.D.

Director, Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine

Richard J. Whitley, M.D.

Richard J. Whitley, M.D.

Co-Director, Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease

David Kimberlin, M.D.

David Kimberlin, M.D.

Co-Director, Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease

Waldemar A. Carlo, M.D.

Waldemar A. Carlo, M.D.

Co-Director, Division of Neonatology

Namasivayam Ambalavanan, M.D.

Namasivayam Ambalavanan, M.D.

Co-Director, Division of Neonatology

Daniel Feig, M.D., Ph.D., M.S.

Daniel Feig, M.D., Ph.D., M.S.

Director, Division of Pediatric Nephrology

Leon S. Dure, M.D.

Leon S. Dure, M.D.

Director, Division of Pediatric Neurology

Hector Gutierrez, M.D.

Hector Gutierrez, M.D.

Director, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine

Drew Davis, M.D.

Drew Davis, M.D.

Director, Division of Pediatric Rehab Medicine

Randy Cron, M.D., Ph.D.

Randy Cron, M.D., Ph.D.

Director, Division of Pediatric Rheumatology