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University of Alabama Medical Center Program

University of Alabama at Birmingham
Childrens' Hospital of Alabama CPP 220
1600 4th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Phone: (205) 638-6472
Fax: (205) 975-7080
Email: PD:; PC:

Program Director
T. Prescott Atkinson, MD, PhD
Phone: (205) 638-6467

Assistant Director
Amy CaJacob, MD
Phone: (205) 638-6467

Program Coordinator
Scott DeFreese
Phone: (205) 638-6472

Major Goals of Training Program
To train qualified subspecialists in Allergy & Immunology

Trainees Accepted Each Year

Duration of Fellowship
2 years, 3 years with special circumstances such as further training for an academic career

Number of Graduates Last 5 Years and Subsequent Career Choice
8 graduates:  2 in academics, 1 military, 5 private practice

Application Deadline
Please refer to the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) website for fellowship match information in regards to the fellowship timeline, application deadlines and additional important dates.

Joint Residency (Fellowship) Availability
Potentially available by prior arrangement.  Interested applicants should indicate this on their application and discuss this if invited to interview.

Electives for Residents and Students
Available for Residents and Students of LCME/ACGME-accredited programs.

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