University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine


Director: Kristen Triebel, PsyD, ABPP-CN

University of Alabama at Birmingham - School of Medicine
Department of Neurology
1720 7th Avenue South, SC 650
Birmingham, AL 35294-0017
Telephone: 205-934-2334
Fax: 205-975-3094

For a detailed program description click on this link:

We will be recruiting for a position in 2020.

Application deadline: January 10, 2020
Residency start date: September 1, 2020

Program will do interviews at INS: Yes
Policy regarding on-site interviews: Optional

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings: 1
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 1

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 1

Clinical neuropsychologists: 6 Full-time; 1 Part-time

Other psychologists: N/A
With ABPP: 1

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: clinical psychology, neuropsychology
Not accepted: school psychology

Primary emphasis: Adult neuropsychology

Emphases of training opportunities:

Clinical: 50%

Research: 40% - Fellows will be involved in NIH-funded studies in neurocognitive outomes in aortic valve replacement, carotid artery disease, coronary disease, stroke recovery, functional neuroimaging, and mechanical cardiac devices.

Didactics: 10% of time is spent on Neurology Grand Rounds, Neuropsychology Case Conference, Neurology Resident’s Noon Lectures, Geriatric Grand Rounds, Brain Cuttings, and Epilepsy Case Conference. UAB offers many other didactic opportunities.

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: adults referred by the Neurology divisions of stroke, epilepsy, movement disorders, and memory disorders, and by neurosurgery, cardiovascular medicine, oncology, and surgery.

Moderate: N/A

Weak: psychiatric disorders, children.

Please send CV, cover letter with statement of professional goals, graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to: Kristen Triebel, PsyD, ABPP-CN, Director of Neuropsychology Training, SC 650, 1720 7th Avenue South Birmingham, AL 35294-0017. Closing date for applications is January 10, 2020.

Please email Dr. Triebel if you have questions:

updated 10/21/2019