Upcoming Events

March 13, 2018

Webinar--Ethical Conflicts in End of Life care: What is the Role of Religious Beliefs?

Time: 1:00 PM  CST - 2:00 PM  CST in the Pastoral Care Library

March 18, 2018

Celebration of Life Service

3:00 pm, North Pavilion, 2nd Floor, UAB Hospital, 1802 6th Ave S, Birmingham, AL

March 22, 2018

Webinar--Papers for Chaplaincy, Best 2017 Papers for Chaplaincy

Time: 1:00 PM  CST - 2:30 PM  CST in the Pastoral Care Library

April 2, 2018

Webinar--Chaplains and the Return on Investment

Time: 1:00 PM  CST - 2:00 PM  CST in the Pastoral Care Library

UAB Pastoral Care in the News

Emergency Department

UAB MEDICINE is one of the few hospitals in the United States who has a Chaplain dedicated only to the Emergency Department Trauma Team 24 hours a day, 7 days per week.  We are a vital member of the team to help patients’ families stay in touch with the latest news from the medical team about their loved ones’ status, while also giving supportive care to the families.

In addition, we serve as one of the primary support services for the the Emergency Department employees who are under a tremendous amount of stress in one of the busiest Emergency Departments in the country.

Our Trauma Chaplains are:

Monday – Friday

  • Sara Hester, 7a-3p
  • Jeff Woods, 3p-11p
  • Tony Tidwell, 11p-7a

Saturday – Sunday

  • Tasharia Harris, 7a-7p
  • Matt Andrews, 7p-7a