UAB Huntsville School of Medicine Family Medicine Welcome
Four decades is a long time. That's how long the Huntsville Family Medicine Residency Program has been training family doctors Our graduates are hospital executives, private practitioners, faculty physicans, hospitalists, geriatricians, proceduralists and representatives at local, state and national levels of organized medicine.

Our program enjoys a reputation of excellence with a philosophy of teaching and learning in the true spirit of family medicine. We strive for an environment of respect and suppport with excellent training opportunities.

Whether you want to practice in a rural or urban setting in solo or group practice, we'll help you to develop the medical knowledge, skills, competence and confidence to succeed.

Our success and yours is based on our longstanding partnership between Huntsville Hospital and our UAB faculty. Together, this exciting environment promotes professional and personal growth.

We take pride in our faculty and our residents who are selected because of their willingness to work, learn and play together.

When you visit, listen to how the residents and faculty talk about the program. We think you will like what you hear. We hope you will join us for this three year journey that will lay the foundation for your own successful future in Family Medicine.

Over 25% of the family physicans in Alabama trained here in this states's first family medicine residency. Since admitting our first resident in 1973, we have prepared our graduates for careers in family medicine to improve the quality of countless lives. Now 40 years later, we are still the only family medicine residency training program in all of North Alabama.