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Candice Dye, M.D.

Water safety and children • Traveling with children • Infant safe sleep

Media contact: Hannah Echols, 

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Marnix E. Heersink School of Medicine

Division of Academic General Pediatrics



Areas of expertise:

  • Children and hot car deaths
  • Child car seat safety
  • Caffeine and teens
  • Children and guns
  • Adolescent and teen suicide
  • Water safety and children
  • Traveling with children
  • Infant safe sleep
  • Postpartum depression



Dye is a general pediatrician who sees patients at UAB and Children’s of Alabama. She has a passion for educating resident physicians, patients and their families regarding anticipatory guidance and all things safety —  to be proactive instead of reactive when given the chance.

She is currently working on a project teaching residents how to address sensitive medical health issues that adolescents and teens face, specifically suicide. She thinks through dangers and risks that children and teens face to find real world solutions. Dye provides medical perspective for parents as they tackle tough issues.



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