Hometown | Oxford, Mississippi
Undergraduate | Johns Hopkins University
Medical School | University of Mississippi
Internship | University of Mississippi Medical Center


Alex Mullen, M.D., was born in Princeton, NJ, and grew up in Oxford, MS. He met his wife, fellow UAB radiology resident Cathy Chen, in preschool. Outside the hospital, he enjoys spending time with his family (including Cathy, daughter, and two pups), hiking the hills around Birmingham, bingewatching sitcoms, and perfecting his smashburger technique.

Honors and Awards

Jim & Donna Barksdale Scholar

Areas of Interest


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