Faculty

  • Birur, Badari, M.D.

    BiruAssociate Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    First Episode Psychosis, Mood Disorders, Psychopharmacology

  • Bukelis, Irena, M.D.

    bukelis irenaAssistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

  • Cropsey, Karen, Psy.D.

    CropseyVivian Conatser-Turner Professor of Psychiatry

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Criminal Justice, Substance Abuse, Tobacco, Opiates, HIV

  • Cullinan, James, D.O.

    james cullinanAssociate Professor
    Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Disruptive Behavior Disorder, Mood Disorder and Psychotic Disorder in Child and Adolescents, Autism, Schizophrenia

  • Dantzler, John, Ph.D.

    DantzlerAssociate Professor
    Vice Chair for Addiction Programs
    Beacon Addiction Treatment Center

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Substance Abuse

  • Dantzler, Kay, M.D.

    Dantzler KayAssistant Professor
    Medical Director of Community Psychiatry Program

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Community psychiatry, adults with serious mental illness

  • Dwivedi, Yogesh, Ph.D.

    YogeshProfessor
    Elesabeth Ridgely Shook Professor of Psychiatry

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Mood Disorders, Suicide, Signal Transduction, Gene Regulation, Epigenetics

  • Ehrlich, Matthew, M.D.

    RS30605 Matthew Ehrlich resizedAssistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Geriatric Psychiatry




  • Falola, Blessing, M.D.

    046UABProviderDirectory2019 BlessingFalolaAssistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interest
    Child Psychiatry

  • Falola, Michael, M.D., M.P.H.

    Falola Michael 1023429933 003Assistant Professor
    Engel Scholar in Psychiatry

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Mood Disorders

  • Fargason, Rachel, M.D.

    2019 RachelFargason1Professor and Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Adult Psychiatry

  • Feldman, Jacqueline, M.D.

    FeldmanProfessor Emeritus

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Public Psychiatry, Schizophrenia, Serious Mental Illness

  • Findley, Harry, MSW, LICSW

    Findley HarryAssistant Professor and Director, Division of Public Psychiatry
    Executive Director, Community Psychiatry Program

    Research and Clinical Interests:
    Community Psychiatry, Psychiatric Social Work, Assertive Community Treatment, Serious Mental Illness

  • Fobian, Aaron, Ph.D.

    fobian

    Assistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Cognitive Behavioral Treatment, Obesity, Sleep, Non-Epileptic Seizures, Chronic Pain

  • Ford, Charles V., M.D.

    FordProfessor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Anxiety Disorders, Somatoform Disorders, and Medical Legal Issues

  • Freeman Sherry, Katherin, M.D.

    FreemanAssistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Child/Adolescent Psychiatry; Childhood Grief and Trauma in Children and Adolescents

  • Friedman, Vivian, Ph.D.

    Friedman VivianProfessor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Clinical Child/Adolescent Psychologist

  • Gamble, Karen, Ph.D.

    GambleAssociate Professor
    Tate Jordan Thomas Professorship in Psychiatric Medicine

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Circadian Rhythms, Biological Clocks, Shift Work, Entrainment, Suprachiasmatic Nucleus

  • Grant, Merida M., Ph.D.

    Grant MeridaAssistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Adult depression

  • Hanson, Ashley, Ph.D.

    avatarAssistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Adult Psychiatry

  • Hardaway, J. Andrew, Ph.D.

    avatarAssistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests:
    Neural Circuits, Obesity, Eating Disorders, Diabetes, Amygdala

  • Houck, Carl, M.D.

    Houck CarlAssistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Depression, Anxiety Disorders, Psychiatric Problems in Medical Patients

  • Julian, Rachel, M.D.

    avatarAssistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Community Psychiatry, Seriously Mentally Ill

  • Kano, Shinichi, M.D., Ph.D.

    KanoResizedAssociate Professor

     

  • Kim, Jung, M.D.

    RS18663 Jung Kim 12 lprAssistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

  • Kinney, F. Cleveland, Ph.D., M.D.

    ClevelandProfessor Emeritus

    Research and Clinical Interest
    Geriatric psychiatry, Alzheimer’s Disease, Dementing Disorders, Depression, Psychotic Disorders, Psychopharmacology Research

  • Kraguljac, Nina, M.D., M.A.

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    Assistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Behavioral Neurobiology

  • Lahti, Adrienne C., M.D.

    lahtiPatrick H. Linton Professor
    Vice Chair for Research and Faculty Development,

    Director, Division of Behavioral Neurobiology, Co-Director, Alabama Advanced Imaging Consortium
    Director of the Comprehensive Neuroscience Center (CNC)

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Neuroimaging

  • Lane, Pete, D.O.

    Peter Lane HeadshotAssociate Professor, Medical Director of Addiction Medicine

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Addictive disorders 

  • Li, Li, M.D., Ph.D.

    LiMedical Director of Outpatient Public Sector Addiction Services
    Assistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Mood Disorders, Opioids Dependence

  • Martinez, Jesse "Tobias", M.D.

    Martinez Jesse CAssistant Professor
    Co-Director, Medical Student Neuroscience Module
    Medical Director, Psychiatric Intake Response Center and Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry at Children's of Alabama

    Research and Clinical Interests: Psychiatry, Emergency Psychiatry, Child Psychiatry

  • May, Roberta, M.A.

    MayAssociate Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Mood disorders

  • McMahan, Amy, M.S.W., L.I.C.S.W.

    Amy McMahanAssistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Persons with Serious Mental Illnesses, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy

  • Meador-Woodruff, James H., M.D.

    meador woodruffHeman E. Drummond Professor & Chairman

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Cellular and Subcellular Alterations of Neural Circuitry and Molecular Expression in Schizophrenia

  • Niwa, Minae, Ph.D.

    RS30993 Minae Niwa 2resizedAssistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    psychosocial stress on brain maturation, function and behavior
  • Nowell, Tiffany, Ph.D.

    1.2Assistant Professor
    Director of Psychology Internship Training  

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Adult Psychiatry

  • Parker, Pamela, M.D.

    avatarAssociate Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests

  • Patton, Rita, M.D.

    PattonAssistant Professor
    Director, Psychosomatic-Fellowship
    Director, Division of Consultation/Liaison Psychiatry

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Affective Disorders and Adult ADHD

  • Penherski, Peter, M.D.

    Penherski Peter 2Associate Professor
    Medical Director, Center for Psychiatric Medicine

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Adult Inpatient Care

  • Peters, Tolulope M.D.

    avatarAssistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

  • Preston, Taylor, M.D.

    Preston TaylorResizedAssociate Professor
    Director of Medical Student Education
    Training Director of Residency Program

  • Pruett, Brandon Scott, M.D., Ph.D.

    Pruett Brandon 1366855843Assistant Professor

  • Redwine, Bates, M.D.

    RS14932 Bates Redwine 4RTAssociate Professor
    Director, Division of Geriatric Psychiatry
    Director, Geriatric Fellowship Program
    Director of Ambulatory Psychiatry

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Geriatrics, ECT, Dementia, and Late-Life Depression

  • Roberts, Rosalinda C., Ph.D.

    RS24927 Rosalinda Roberts 11 002Kathy Ireland Professor of Psychiatry
    Director, Alabama Brain Collection

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Schizophrenia

  • Savage, Robert, Ph.D.

    SavageProfessor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Mood disorders

  • Shelton, Richard C., M.D.

    SheltonCharles B. Ireland Professor & Vice Chair for Research

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Mood disorders

  • Sivaraman, Soumya, M.D.

    Sivaraman Soumya web 2Assistant Professor
    Director of Electroconvulsive Therapy Services

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Consultation/Liaison Psychiatry, Severe Mental Illness, ECT

  • Smith, Nathan, M.D., Professor Emeritus

    Smith Nathan 3Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Outpatient Adult Psychiatry

  • Thomas, Alison R., Ph.D.

    ThomasAlisonresizedAssistant Professor
    Clinical Director, Community Psychiatry Program

  • Thomas, Justin, Ph.D.

    Justin ThomasAssistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Sleep Dsorders

  • Thurstin, A. Hal, Ph.D.

    Thurstin HalProfessor and Chief Psychologist

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Geriatrics

  • Yoon, Yesie, M.D.

    yesie yoonAssistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Child Psychiatry