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Kenneth McCormick, M.D. McCormick
Professor of Pediatrics
Division Director, Pediatric Endocrinology

Undergraduate:  University of Pennsylvania

Medical School:  University of Rochester 1974

Residency:  University Hospital of Cleveland Case Western Reserve University 1976


Fellowship:  Research and Clinical Fellow, Brown University 1976-1977, NIH-Brown Fellowship Brown University in Diabetes 1977-1979

Clinical Interests:  Fluid and electrolyte disorders, inborn errors of carbohydrate metabolites, all endocrine disorders               
Research Interests:  Adipose metabolism, obesity, endoplasmic reticular enzymes



Hussein Abdullatif, M.D. Latif
Associate Professor, Pediatric Endocrinology

Director, Pediatric Clerkship

Medical School:  University of Jordan 1985

Residency:  Emory University 1992

Fellowship:  Emory University 1995


Clinical Interests:  Type 1 diabetes, Endocrine effects of cancer survivors

Research Interests:  Autonomy in diabetes





Ambika Ashraf, M.D.Ashraf

Associate Professor, Pediatrics
Associate Scientist, Center for Nutrition Research Center

Medical School:  University of Calicut, Kerala, India

Residencies:  University of Calicut, India/Bronx - Lebanon Hospital; Teaching affiliate of Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University / Children's Hospital, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Fellowship:  Children's Hospital, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Clinical Interests:  Endocrine disorders of children and adolescents, disorders of bone metabolism - calcium and vitamin D, diabetes mellitus, pituitary and thyroid disorders, precocious puberty

Research Interest:  Disorders of calcium and vitamin D, Diabetes mellitus, Lipid metabolism


Joycelyn Atchison, M.D.AtchisonProfessor, Pediatrics

Undergraduate:  Spring Hill College, BS

Medical School:  University of Alabama at Birmingham, MD

Residency:  University of Alabama at Birmingham / Children's Hospital of Alabama

Fellowship:  University of Alabama at Birmingham (Pharmacology) and University of Pittsburgh / Pittsburgh Children's Hospital (Pediatric Endocrinology)

Clinical Interest:  Type 1 diabetes, transition to young adult care, general pediatric endocrinology, insulin pump therapy, glucose sensor technology

Research Interest:  Diabetes related technologies, IDDM prevention



Gail Mick, M.D. MickGProfessor of Pediatrics

Undergraduate:  John Hopkins University

Medical School:  John Hopkins University 1982

Residency:  University of Rochester 1985


Fellowship:  University of Rochester 1988

Clinical Interest:  All pediatric endocrine disorders including congenital hypothyroidism, polycystic ovarian syndrome, puberty, thyroid, adrenal disorders, congenital adrenal hyperplasia, pituitary disorders, calcium/phosphate and bone disease, diabetes, Turner's, Down's Syndrome, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
Research Interest:  Type 2 Diabetes, ER metabolism, congenital hypothyroidism






Mary Lauren Scott, M.D.MaryLauren
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Endocrinology

Undergraduate:  Birmingham-Southern College 200

Medical School:  Louisiana State University - New Orleans, LA 2005

Residency:  University of Alabama at Birmingham Internal Medicine and Pediatrics 2009

Fellowship:  University of Alabama at Birmingham Pediatric Endocrinology 2012

Clinical Interest:  Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes and obesity prevention, General Pediatric Endocrinology

Research Interest:  Type 1 Diabetes, Growth Hormone deficiency and lipid profiles in children, congenital adrenal hyperplasia screening in the newborn period.



Michael Stalvey, M.D.Stalvey
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

Undergraduate:  University of Florida

Medical School:  University of Florida College of Medicine, 1999

Residency:  University of Florida, Department of Pediatrics, 1999-2002

Fellowship:  University of Florida, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, 2003-2006
Clinical Interest:  Endocrine disorders associated with cystic fibrosis, type 1 diabetes

Research Interest:  The basic science and clinical study  of endocrine disorders associated with cystic fibrosis, namely cystic fibrosis bone disease and cystic fibrosis related diabetes.



Caroline Colvin, M.D.Picture currently not available
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Endocrinology