Positions

Overview

  • Dr. Olivia Van Gerwen completed her internal medicine residency and chief residency at Tulane University in New Orleans, LA. She returned to her hometown of Birmingham, AL to pursue a fellowship in Infectious Diseases at UAB, which she completed in 2020 in addition to a post-doctoral fellowship in health services, outcomes, and effectiveness research. She is now an Assistant Professor in the UAB Division of Infectious Diseases. Olivia's research focuses on HIV and STI prevention as well as comprehensive sexual health promotion among transgender populations. Clinically, she enjoys providing sexual healthcare services to patients at the UAB Gender Health clinic as well as patients living with HIV at the UAB 1917 Clinic.
  • Education And Training

  • Tulane University School of Medicine Internal Medicine, Chief Resident
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham Health Services, Outcomes, and Effectiveness Research, Postdoctoral Research
  • Tulane University School of Medicine Internal Medicine, Residency
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham Infectious Diseases, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2014
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Biology, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2009
  • Full Name

  • Olivia Van Gerwen