Ashraf Ambika 2018SQUAREDivision Director

Ralph Froshin Endowed Chair in Pediatric Endocrinology
Director, Pediatric Lipid Clinic
Associate Director, Metabolic Bone Clinic

Division of Pediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes

Additional Titles

Scientist, Nutrition Obesity Research Center
Scientist, Comprehensive Diabetes Center
Associate Scientist, Center for Metabolic Bone Disease
Associate Scientist, UAB Minority Health & Health Disparities Research Center


Medical School
University of Calicut, Kerala, India
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
Children's of Alabama, University of Alabama at Birmingham


Clinical Interests
Lipid disorder, disorders of bone metabolism including calcium and vitamin D, diabetes mellitus, pituitary and thyroid disorders, precocious puberty and other endocrine disorders of children and adolescents

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