Hometown | Atlanta, Georgia
Undergraduate | Mercer University
Medical School | Meharry Medical College - School of Medicine
Internship | Piedmont Macon Medical Center


Vanessa E. Dania, M.D. was born in Lagos, Nigeria and was raised in Atlanta, Georgia. She always had a great interest in science and earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology at Mercer University in Macon, GA. Throughout her life, she was aware of health disparities in the communities in which she lived and she felt motivated to find avenues to positively impact her communities. She pursued her dream of becoming a physician at Meharry Medical College and discovered her passion for Diagnostic Radiology. She is excited about what the future holds regarding her medical training at UAB and feels honored to serve patients within Alabama and surrounding areas. She has varied extracurricular interests such as painting or sketching in her free time. She also enjoys traveling, trying new restaurants and staying active by exercising.

Honors and Awards

Graduation with High Honors - Meharry Medical College
Meharry Medical College Dean’s List
Mercer University Dean’s List
Alpha Epsilon Delta Honor Society - Mercer University

What do you love most about being a UAB Radiology Resident? 

UAB's Radiology program has great faculty, staff, fellows, and residents to work with and learn from. It has been an awesome experience as a UAB Radiology Resident to feel so welcomed.

vedania@uabmc.edu | (205) 934-3166