Congratulations to our UAB Pediatric Fellowship Class of 2023. Thank you to all who helped us celebrate the graduates at a reception in their honor on May 30th.

PedsRAP2023WEBCongratulations to our Pediatric RAP Graduates:

HESGrad20232WEBThe Health Equity Scholars program celebrated their graduating scholars on Wednesday, June 7 at the Ballard House.

prime graduation 23FYIFCongratulations to our third cohort of Pediatric Residents Interested in Medical Education (PRIME) Scholars who will be completing residency this month!

cohen award qi2023WEBL to R: Sam Gentle, Charli Cohen and Adolfo MolinaCharli Cohen, M.D., PGY-3 pediatric resident, received the 2023 Outstanding Resident Quality Improvement Project Award.

BestResidentEducator2023Top L to R: KirbyAnne Plessala, Sarah Prickett, David Taylor, and Andrew DonahueThe Pediatric Clerkship faculty is excited to recognize the following residents on being selected as a “Best Resident Educator” for their PGY class for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Guimbellot Jennifer 2021WEBJennifer Guimbellot, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor in the Division of Pediatric Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine, has been invited to become a member of the Center for Women's Reproductive Health (CWRH). 

Chu2023L to R: Leah Bittles and Lauren NelsonThe Chu Family has generously donated funds to Children's of Alabama and the Department of Pediatrics to support educational initiatives. A portion of this donation has been set aside for the pediatric fellows to fund scholarships for fellows who apply. Candidates were selected on a competitive basis. These awards will provide funds for tuition, books and fees related to their educational endeavors.

FriendofEDAngel Liveoak RN, BSN, Clinical Informaticist, has received the Friend of the ED Award for her work with the Emergency Department on EPIC planning and rollout.

The Friend of the ED Award is presented by the Pediatric Emergency Department annually to an individual who goes above and beyond for patients in the pediatric emergency department. 

Congratulations Angel!

DixonFellows2023Top L to R: Aphton Lane, Kylee Miller, Ting Wei, Hugh Quach and Binh VuThe Dixon Foundation supports the Dixon Pediatric Fellowship training program for fellows who intend to pursue an academic career with a research emphasis (ranging from basic and translational science to education or QI-centric research) in approved pediatric subspecialties.