Feature Profiles

Prescott Atkinson, MD, PhD Honored as Avocational Paleontologist

Jan 12, 2021 at 01:06 pm by steve

T. Prescott Atkinson, MD, PhD has a lifelong love of biology, a passion that led him to his career as a pediatric allergist at Children's of Alabama, and kindled his avocation.... Read More

Diversion from Life's Path Leads Physicians on a New Journey

Nov 25, 2019 at 06:39 pm by steve

UAB emergency room physician Julian Maha, MD and his wife, UAB Pediatric Critical Care physician Michele Kong, MD were living their dream as successful physicians starting a f.... Read More

The Dread River - Where Spirits, Beer and Wine Flow

Aug 14, 2019 at 03:42 pm by steve

A new business venture has joined Birmingham's successful craft brewing industry on the southside of the city. The Dread River Distillery Company opened its doors in July as t.... Read More

Embrace Challenges

Jul 18, 2019 at 04:49 pm by steve

Montgomery physician Jefferson Underwood III, MD may not move as easily as he did a year ago, but his wit is as still as sharp. "ALS is a funky disease," Underwood said. "Ever.... Read More

Khrushchev and Peloton

May 08, 2019 at 04:12 pm by steve

In 1959, American was buzzing with anticipation over the upcoming meeting between Vice President Richard Nixon and Nikita Khrushchev, the leader of the Soviet Union. The Cold.... Read More

April 2023

Apr 11, 2023 at 08:41 pm by kbarrettalley

Your April 2023 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!