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Faculty Detail    
Campus Address KB 120 Zip 0016
Phone  (205) 934-4903
E-mail  vspeeker@uab.edu
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Medical School  University of Alabama School of Medicine    2007  MD 
Graduate  UAB Hospital     2008  General Surgery 
Residency  UAB Hospital    2012  General Surgery 

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

Biographical Sketch 
Dr. Virginia S. Strickland is an Assistant Professor for the UAB Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Burns and Surgical Critical Care. She joined the faculty in 2012 upon completing a General Surgery Residency with UAB. Dr. Strickland also serves as the Chief of General Surgery for the VA Hospital. Clinically she performs a broad range of General Surgery and Critical Care procedures. She is involved in administrative capacities with the VA and has teaching responsibilities with the School of Medicine Clerkship Program.

Society Memberships
Organization Name Position Held Org Link
Southeastern Surgical Congress  Fellow   
American College of Surgeons  Associate Fellow   
Association of VA Surgeons     

Research/Clinical Interest
Shock, acute abdominal procedures , Irritable bowel , peptic ulcer, non malignant breast disease.

female surgeon, General Surgery, Trauma Burns & Surgical Critical Care