Benjamin M. Rogers

Education:

2012 Internal Medicine (Primary Care Track), Wake Forest Baptist Health; BE July 2012
2009 M.D., University of Alabama-Birmingham School of Medicine
2004 B.A., Classical Studies, summa cum laude, Honors Program, Hillsdale College (MI)
2004 Honors Fellow, Intercollegiate Studies Institute, Oriel College, Oxford University


Research:
2006 NIH Short-term Research Program – Received NIH grant to work with Dr. Mitch Olman, UAB Department of Pulmonary/Critical Care, to analyze the current mouse model of pulmonary fibrosis


Honors and Award:

2008-2009 Gold Humanism Honor Society
2008-2009 Carmen Gum Memorial Scholarship
2006-2009 W. Hudson Turner, M.D. Endowed Medical Scholarship
2007-2008 Norma Marx Bailey Scholarship
2003-2004 Outstanding Senior Man, Hillsdale College


Publications and Presentations:

B. Rogers, Q. Ding and MA Olman. “The Effects of Bleomycin-induced Lung Fibrosis on Pulmonary Mechanics in Mice.” Poster presented at UAB Medical Student Research Day 2006.

B. Rogers, “Festina Lente: The Christian Fostering of Biomedicine,” Anamnesis, vol. 1, no. 1. May 2004.


Work Experence:
2012 – Present Cullman Internal Medicine
2004-2005 Government Relations Intern, The Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Fall 2004 Michigan Republican Party’s Bush-Cheney ‘04 campaign
2001-2004 Resident Advisor, Hillsdale College
2001-2004 Student Ambassador, Hillsdale College Admissions Office
2003 Office Assistant, Memphis Gastroenterology Group


Extracurricular and Leadership Activities:
2006-2008 Honor Council, UAB School of Medicine
2005 Class Mission Statement - Composed statement that was chosen by the Class of 2009 to express its values, purpose, and vision. This statement was recited by class at the White Coat Ceremony.
2005-2008 Christian Medical Ministry of Alabama (CMMA)
Summer Medical Institute 2006, La Ceiba, Honduras, Small Group Leader
Summer Medical Institute 2007, Trinidad, Student Trip Leader
2003-2004 Omicron Delta Kappa, President, Hillsdale
2001-2004 One-on-One: counseled Timmy, an underprivileged youth, through weekly mentoring
2002 Student Federation, President, Hillsdale College

Hobbies and Interests:
tennis, political economy, con. law, biographies, traveling, church functions