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Faculty Detail    
Campus Address TKC 3RD Zip 0000
Phone  (205) 975-4889
Other websites UAB Medicine Provider Page

Medical School  University of South Alabama    1999  M.D. 
Residency  University of Cincinnati Hospital    2003  Internal Medicine 
Residency  Cincinnati Children's Hospital    2003  Pediatrics 

Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Primary  Medicine  Med - General Internal Medicine Professor

Biographical Sketch 
A native of Alabama, Dr. Russell spent 8 years in Cincinnati, first completing his Internal Medicine & Pediatrics training and then working as a faculty member at the University of Cincinnati Hospital and Cincinnati Children's Hospital. He returned to UAB in 2007, where he works at a Med-Peds primary care practice at UAB Leeds as well as attending on wards at both University Hospital and Children's of Alabama.

Research/Clinical Interest
Dr. Russell has a passion for streamlining communication with patients, families, and learners by teaching at the bedside. Using a combination of modern technology for learners and time-tested techniques of the physical exam, he has focused his academic interests on improving physical exam skills of trainees at the bedside.

Bedside medicine, physical exam