Feature Profiles

Stretching Himself

Feb 21, 2019 at 03:25 pm by steve

The story begins with a young electrical engineering grad fresh out of Ohio University with a double major in chemistry. It was the late 90s, and he was on the road to a PhD i.... Read More

UAB Urogynecologist Brings Life-altering Surgery to Af-rican Women

Jan 25, 2019 at 09:59 am by steve

"He called me from Africa and said, 'I've been posted here, and if we got married, you could go too,'" says Holly E. Richter, PhD, MD, about her husband's unconventional propo.... Read More

A Promise to Help

Dec 14, 2018 at 12:00 pm by steve

When Sandra Ford, MD was eight years old, her father took her to the doctor. At that time, Alabama was under segregationist laws, so the seven-hour wait that young Sandra and.... Read More

Morgan Perseveres Through Challenges

Oct 12, 2018 at 03:20 pm by steve

Micah Morgan, CRNP has never shied away from a challenge. After earning her nursing degree from UAB in 2011, Morgan began working at the UAB Medical Intensive Care Unit and qu.... Read More

Lynn Batten, MD Alias Dr. Fun

Jul 13, 2018 at 05:08 pm by steve

If you are wandering the halls of the University of South Alabama's School of Medicine, hear music and someone counting to the beat, it's probably Dr. Fun and her colleagues..... Read More

November 2022

Nov 18, 2022 at 03:06 pm by steve

You're November 2022 Iss of Birmingham Medical News is Here!