*photos not showing social distancing or mask-wearing were taken before the COVID-19 pandemic

In addition to regularly scheduled categorical social events, our Med-Peds program hosts monthly social events outside of the hospital. Whether it be celebrating switch days or holidays, we always enjoy an opportunity to get together. To learn more about annual internal medicine social events, please click here. To learn more about annual pediatric social events, please click here.

Wellness Initiatives

Internal Medicine Residency Program Wellness

Pediatric Residency Program Wellness

UAB GME Wellness

Where we (residents) live?


Resident Birmingham Favorites

Favorite Restaurants

Favorite “everyday restaurants” in Birmingham:

Favorite “splurge restaurants” in Birmingham:

  • Gianmarco’s

  • Ovenbird

  • Highlands Bar & Grill

  • Hot’n’Hot Fish Club

  • Bottega Café

Specialty food/drink item recommendations in Birmingham:

  • Big Spoon Creamery (#1 answer by UAB Med-Peds Residents)

  • Caveat Coffee (Draft Latte)

  • Revelator Coffee

  • Farm Bowl

  • Pastry Arts (Baby Bites)

  • Magic Muffins

  • Church Street Coffee and Books (Break-Up Cookie)

  • all the Birmingham breweries


Activities “not to miss in Birmingham":

  • Christmas movies at Alabama Theater

  • Thirsty Thursday Baron Games

  • Mountain Brook Estate Sales

  • Pepper Place Market

  • Ice skating at Railroad Park

  • Yacht Rock Revue Concerts

  • Red Mountain Theater Shows

  • Birmingham Improv Theater Shows

  • Greek Food Festival

  • Winter Brew Festival

  • Slicefest

"Best place to spend an off day":

  • Ruffner Mountain

  • Red Mountain

  • Charlemagne Records

  • Seasick Records

  • Vulcan and Vulcan Trail

  • Jemison Trail

  • Moss Rock Preserve

  • Birmingham Museum of Art

  • Downtown Homewood

  • Big Spoon Creamery (…again)

  • Birmingham Zoo

  • Birmingham Botanical Gardens

  • McWane Science Center