Kong Michele 2017Associate Professor

Division of Pediatric Critical Care 

Dr. Kong is a graduate of the University of Calgary’s School of Medicine.  She completed her pediatric residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, and her fellowship in pediatric critical care medicine here at UAB.  The focus of her research is delineating the role and impact of protease dysregulation in the pathogenesis of acute lung injury and respiratory syncytial virus-induced respiratory failure in children, and critical assessment of the acutely ill non-verbal child.