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Faculty Detail    
Campus Address CPM 415 Zip 0018
Phone  (205) 975-8544
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Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Primary  Psychiatry   Psych - Adult Associate Professor

Biographical Sketch 
Badari Birur, MD is a board certified psychiatrist, who completed residency in Psychiatry at the prestigious National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS), India. He then moved to US and completed general psychiatry residency training at East Tennessee State University, Johnson City. He currently serves as faculty in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology at University of Alabama (UAB), Birmingham, where he is primarily involved in providing clinical care to inpatients and serves as a sub-investigator in various clinical trials at UAB mood disorders program.

Society Memberships
Organization Name Position Held Org Link
American Associations of Physicians of Indian Origin  Member  AAPI 
American Psychiatric Association  Fellow of APA 
Society of Biological Psychiatry  Member 

Research/Clinical Interest
PTSD prevention and management, Mood disorders, Dimensions of Schizophrenia and First Episode Psychosis, Disaster management and psychiatric sequelae