Alumni

On Friday, December 15, 2017, the UAB School of Health Professions held their Graduate Professional Programs Hooding Ceremony. More than 2,000 friends and family witnessed 183 of the school’s 224 graduates join the UAB alumni family. The event was held at the Sheraton Birmingham Ballroom.

Bryant JustinJustin Bryant, MSHA Class 47,
named COO, Grandview Medical Center
Justin Bryant, alumnus of the UAB School of Health ProfessionsMaster of Science in Health Administration program (MSHA Class 47), has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer of Grandview Medical Center. He succeeds Drew Mason who was recently named Chief Executive Officer.

Barbara Adams at CaseBarbara Adams
2017 Women in Technology - Dallas
Barbara Adams, MSHI, alumna of the UAB School of Health ProfessionsMaster of Science in Health Informatics program, has been named a Dallas Business Journal’s 2017 Women in Technology Award winner.

Adams, the CIO of Cornerstone Healthcare Group’s IT and PMO departments, told the DBJ that working in healthcare IT is her “true passion” because you can directly impact patient care by your efforts in driving “change and adoption.”

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The UAB School of Health Professions has four alumni named to the Birmingham Business Journal’s “Rising Stars of Health Care” list.

Nathan Clark and Martin Smith, alumni of our Master of Science in Health Administration program, join Tiffani Collins, alumna of our Master of Science in Health Informatics program, and D’Rondrell (Ron) Hamner a double-SHP alumni who in addition to graduating from the MSHA program, also has a Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy.