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Faculty Detail    
Campus Address THT 229 Zip 0006
Phone  (205) 934-5191
E-mail  kavent@uab.edu
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Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Primary  Medicine  Med - Infectious Diseases Professor Emeritus

Biographical Sketch 
After graduating from Harvard Medical School and serving an internal medicine residency at UAB, Dr. Avent completed an infectious disease fellowship at the University of Washington. He joined the Division of Infectious Disease in 1970 and was the Medicine Clerkship Director for 21 years. He retired from UAB as Emeritus Professor of Medicine in 2003.