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Faculty Detail    
Director, Children’s of Alabama, Child Psychiatry Clinical Services
Medical Director, Psychiatric Intake Response Center , Children's Hospital of Alabama
Co-Director, UASOM Medical Student Neuroscience Module
Medical Director of UAB Psychiatry Medical Student Clinic
Campus Address CHT DART
Phone  (205) 638-9193
Other websites UAB Psychiatry Student-Run Mental Health Clinic

Undergraduate  St. Mary's University     2005  B.S. 
Medical School  University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio School of Medicine    2011  M.D. 
Residency  University of Alabama at Birmingham     2014  General Psychiatry 
Fellowship  University of Alabama at Birmingham     2016  Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 

Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Primary  Psychiatry   Psych - Child & Adolescent Assistant Professor Clinical

Biographical Sketch 
Dr. Martinez attended medical school at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas. He, then, travelled to Birmingham, AL, where he became a resident at UAB Hospital, a teaching hospital of the UAB School of Medicine. After residency, he continued his training at UAB as a Child and Adolescent Psychiatry fellow. Dr. Martinez joined the faculty of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham in July, 2016 as an Assistant Professor, Director of Consultation-Liaison and Emergency Psychiatry at Children's Hospital of Alabama, Neuroscience Clinical Course Co-director for second year medical students and the Medical Director of UAB Psychiatry Medical Student Clinic.

Society Memberships
Organization Name Position Held Org Link
American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry  Member 
American Association for Emergency Psychiatry  Member 
Association of Directors of Medical Student Education in Psychiatry  Member 

Research/Clinical Interest
Medical student education, Emergency Psychiatry, Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Selected Publications 
Publication PUBMEDID
Pre-clinical Medical Students as the Primary Longitudinal Provider of Psychiatric Care in the Outpatient Setting: A Novel Training Model.  28144829 

Psychiatry, Emergency Psychiatry, Child Psychiatry, Medical Student Education