University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine



Director: Kristen Triebel, Psy.D., ABPP-CN

University of Alabama at Birmingham
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 2018.

2018 application deadline:  December 31, 2017
2018 residency start date:  September 2018

Program will do interviews at INS in 2018:  Yes
Policy regarding on-site interviews: Optional

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2018: 1
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 1

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 1

Clinical neuropsychologists: 3 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, counseling 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, Psy.D., ABPP-CN, Director of Neuropsychology Training, SC 650, 1720 7th Avenue South Birmingham, AL 35294-0017. Closing date for applications for the 2018-2020 fellowship position is December 31, 2017.

Please email Dr. Triebel if you have questions:

updated 11/13/2017