Prof Dan Feig
Dr. Dan Feig is a professor of pediatrics and division director of Pediatric Nephrology at University of Alabama, Birmingham (UAB). He was on the pediatric renal faculty at Texas Children’s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine from 2001until 2011 when he moved to Birmingham to join the faculty at UAB and Children’s of Alabama.
In 2011 Dr. Feig joined the faculty of the Department of Pediatrics as a full professor and as Division director of Pediatric Nephrology. In addition to his administrative role as division director, he is medical director of the Pediatric Renal Transplant Program and Co-Director of the Renal Fellowship Program. In terms of hospital/departmental service he is a member of the Serious Safety Events (SSE) team, part of the Solutions for Patient Safety (SPS) program, which is developing bundled programs to reduce patient risk, and the Physician Information Technology Advisory Committee.
Dr. Feig’s current clinical service commitment accounts for a little more than 50% of his time. He has 12 weeks of inpatient service per year, in part to protect the research efforts of his junior faculty. He has outpatient general renal, pediatric hypertension and renal transplant clinics each week and a monthly outreach clinic in Montgomery.