Dr. Melinda Brown Hart

Education:
UNDERGRADUATE: The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1995, BS, Magna Cum Laude
MEDICAL SCHOOL: The University of Alabama School of Medicine at Birmingham Doctor of Medicine, May 2000

Honors and Awards:
Madison County Medical Alliance Scholarship, 1999
University of Alabama Honors Scholarship, 1993, 1995
Alpha Epsilon Delta, The University of Alabama
George C. Beldon Memorial Science Scholarship, Gulf Coast Community College, 1989
Phi Thota Kappa, Gulf Coast Community College, 1989-1990

Employment Experience:
Cullman Internal Medicine
1890 Al Hwy 157 Suite 300 Cullman, Alabama 35058 (256) 737-8000
May 2009- Present

Cullman County Medical Clinic
1912 Cherokee Ave Sw Suite 1600 Cullman, Alabama 35055 (256) 735-0030 August 2003- May 2009

Carraway Methodist Medical Center
1600 Carraway Boulevard, Birmingham, Alabama 35264 (205) 502-6000
Resident (PGY3) Internal Medicine July 2002- June 2003
Supervisor: Dr Dennis Delgado, Residency Program Director

Carraway Methodist Medical Center
1600 Carraway Boulevard, Birmingham, Alabama 35264 (205) 502-6000
Resident (PGY2), Internal Medicine July 2001- June 2002
Supervisor: Dr Dennis Delgado, Residency Program Director

Carraway Methodist Medical Center
1600 Carraway Boulevard, Birmingham, Alabama 35264 (205) 502-6000
Internship (PGY1) Internal Medicine, June 2000- June 2001
Supervisor: Dr Dennis Delgado, Residency Program Director

The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Pediatrics
512 Ambulatory Care Center, Birmingham, Alabama 35233-0011 (205) 939-6973
Research Assistant June 1997- July 1997
Assisted with project designed to examine the long-term functional outcome of Extremely low birth weight infants. Administered tests of cognitive function to study Participants, including the Visual Motor Integration (VMI), and the Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test. Responsible for data entry and report production.
Supervisor: Dr Myriam Peralta, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

The University of Alabama at Birmingham, The Birmingham Compact
901 South 13th Street, Birmingham, Alabama 35294-1250 (205) 934-9154
Student Assistant, September 1995- July 1996
Support personnel to the Executive Director of this Pew Charitable Trusts funded Organization committed to improving student outcomes in grades K-12 in the Birmingham area. Responsibilities included general office duties, proposal editing, budget monitoring, and data collection.
Supervisor: Dr Barbara Lewis, Executive Director

Seatec, Inc.
642 Millcreek Road, Warrior, Alabama 35180 (205) 647-4477
Office Manager, May 1990- September 1993
Responsibilities (included payroll, billing, collections, phone correspondence, federal/state tax preparation, and interviewing/supervising office personnel for this nationally recognized temporary employment agency.
Supervisor: Ray Seaver, President

Gulf Coast Community College
5230 West Highway 98, Panama City, Florida 32401 (904) 769-1551
Biology Laboratory Assistant, January 1988-May 1990
Assigned to the supervision of work-study students. Responsibilities included preparing microbiology media and preparing laboratory supplies for classes. Daily responsibility for maintaining organization in the laboratory.
Supervisor: Dennis K. Poole, Assistant Professor of Biology

Trident Regional Medical Center
9330 Medical Plaza Drive, Charleston, South Carolina 29418 (803) 797-4140
Accounts Payable Assistant, September 1987-January 1088
Client correspondence, accounts payable processing, maintenance or vendor files.
Supervisor: Susan Lambertson, Accounts Payable Supervisor

Support Systems International
4349 Corporate Road, Charleston, South Carolina 29405 (803) 747-8002
Collections Assistant/Accounts Payable Bookkeeper, October 1984-October 1986
Receipt processing, file maintenance, telephone correspondence, auditing travel order drafts and expense reports. Conducted biweekly seminars to instruct field personnel on the correct use of the travel order system.
Supervisor: George Sifrit, Accounts Payable Supervisor

Presentations:
Peptic Ulcer Disease: Triple Therapy and Beyond. M Hart, Carraway Methodist Medical Center Medical-Surgical Conference, September 2002.

Peptic Ulcer Disease: a Review for Internists. M Hart. Carraway Methodist Medical Center Resident Conference, August 2002.

Papulosquamous Skin Disorders: A Review. M Hart. Carraway Methodist Medical Center Resident Conference, November 2001.

Elder Abuse in the Non-institutionalized Elderly. M Hart. Carraway Methodist Medical Center Resident conference, June 2001.

Growth and Cognirtve Scores in Extremely Low Birth Weight Adolescents. M Peralta- Carcelen, M Hart, K. Nelson, B. Hodgens. Departments of Pediatrics and Psychiatry. University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama. Poster presentation at the American Federation for Medical Research regional meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana. February 1998