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Campus Address KB 120 Zip 0000
Phone  (205) 934-4903
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Undergraduate  Lipscomb University    1995  BS Chemistry 
Medical School  Wright State University School of Medicine    1999  MD 
Residency  Georgetown University    2004  Surgical Residency 
Fellowship  Inova Fairfax Hospital    2006  Trauma and Research Fellowships 
Fellowship  The Ohio State University    2007  Surgical Critical Care Fellowship 

Surgical Critical Care   
General Surgery   

Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Primary  Surgery - General Surgery  Surgery - Gen Surg Trauma Section Professor

Biographical Sketch 
Born and raised in Ohio, Dr. Hendershot received her undergraduate degree from Lipscomb University in Nashville, TN. She then began her medical education at Wright State University School of Medicine in Dayton, Ohio, graduating in 1999. Dr. Hendershot completed her surgical residency in general surgery at Georgetown University in Washington, DC in 2004. She then went on to complete fellowships in trauma and trauma research at Fairfax Hospital outside of Washington, DC in 2006 followed by a surgical critical care fellowship at The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio in 2007. Dr. Hendershot came to UAB from Wright State University where she was an Assistant Professor and the Associate Clerkship Director for surgery medical students. She is very interested in trauma and surgical education and has done research in both of these areas. She is involved in committees of the Eastern Association of the Surgery of Trauma (EAST) and the Association for Surgical Education (ASE).

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Research/Clinical Interest
Trauma and trauma systems; Documentation and Billing for surgeons; Surgical critical care; Surgical Education--medical student, resident, and fellow

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