• Dr. Rosenthal received his BA in Zoology from The University of Texas at Austin and MD from UAB Medical School. He trained in Internal Medicine at Carolinas Medical Center. He completed his Endocrinology Fellowship at UAB. Dr. Rosenthal is an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism and has served as clinic director from 1999 to 2011. He served as Chief of Staff for The Kirklin Clinic from 2011-2014. Currently, he is the Associate Chief Medical Officer of Ambulatory Services and serves on various committees in the UAB Health System.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2009 Latent autoimmune diabetes of adulthood (LADA): An often misdiagnosed type of diabetes mellitusJournal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.  21:156-159. 2009
    2008 The effect of thiazolidinediones on BMD and osteoporosis (Nature Clinical Practice Endocrinology and Metabolism (2008) 4, (507-513) DOI:10.1038/ ncpendmet0920)Nature Reviews Endocrinology.  4:643. 2008
    2008 The effect of thiazolidinediones on BMD and osteoporosisNature Reviews Endocrinology.  4:507-513. 2008
    2004 Visual vignette 2004

    Research Overview

  • Thyroid Disease
  • Investigator On

    Education And Training

  • Carolinas Medical Center, Internship
  • Carolinas Medical Center, Residency
  • UAB Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1992
  • Full Name

  • Richard Rosenthal