Kong Michele WEBMichele Kong, M.D., professor in the Division of Pediatric Critical Care, has been elected to the Jefferson County Board of Health.

Saadoon Ammar 2017WEB600Leaders of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) have selected 35 papers to recognize as the Papers of the Year for 2021. Ammar Saadoon Alishlash, M.D., assistant professor in the Division of Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine, is the first author on one of the papers selected for this honor.

Ashraf Ambika WEBAmbika Ashraf, M.D., professor in the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, will serve on the Subboard of Pediatric Endocrinology Credentials Committee.

CC Lece WebbFYIFLece Webb, M.D., third-year fellow in the Division of Pediatric Critical Care, was named a recipient of a Silver Snapshot Award from the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) Critical Care Congress.

Congratulations to our residents who will be moving into fellowship programs this upcoming year!

Pediatric Fellowships

Oates Gabriela 2017USETHISONEWEBGabriela Oates, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Division of Pediatric Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine, was elected as to the Steering Committee of the Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Foundation’s Success with Therapies Research Consortium.

HemOnc Gunn Elizabeth 2020WEBPlease join us in congratulating Elizabeth “Lizzy” Gunn, M.D., fellow in the Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, on receiving the 2021-2022 Fall Research Roundtable & Fellow Core Conference Attendance Award.

NewFacultyDecember2021FYIFThe UAB Department of Pediatrics welcomed two new faculty members in the month of December. Please join us in making them feel at home! 

Nicole Barnes, M.D., assistant professor in the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes

Nour Hasan, M.D., assistant professor in the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Our Pediatric Subspecialty Programs recently completed their match for fellows beginning July 2022. Congratulations to all of our incoming fellows! 

COAScholars2021FYIFL to R: Ammar Saadoon Alishlash and Colm TraversAmmar Saadoon Alishlash, M.D., assistant professor in the Division Pediatric Pulmonology, and Colm Travers, M.D., assistant professor in the Division of Neonatology, have been selected for the 2022 class of the Children's of Alabama (COA) Scholars Program.