Meet Our Adolescent Health Center Team

The Faculty in Adolescent Medicine provide specialty and sub-specialty services for adolescents at the William A. Daniel, Jr. Adolescent Health Center. Subspecialty fellowship-trained adolescent health clinicians staff the Eating Disorders Clinic, the Adolescent Nutrition Clinic and the Adolescent Clinic.

Nefertiti Durant, MD, MPH
Medical Director, William A Daniel, Jr. Adolescent Health Center
Assistant Professor, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Medical Staff, UAB Hospital and The Children's Hospital of Alabama

Tina Simpson, MD, MPH
Professor, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Medical Staff, UAB Hospital and The Children's Hospital of Alabama

Stephenie B. Wallace, MD, MSPH
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Medical Director, SHINE Clinic for Pediatric Weight Management, Children’s of Alabama
Associate Medical Director, William A Daniel, Jr. Adolescent Health Center
Medical Staff, UAB Hospital, Children's Hospital of Alabama

Krista Casazza, PhD, RDN, LD
Associate Professor, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Registered Dietitian, The Children's Hospital of Alabama
Co-Director, LEAH Training Program
Director, Nutrition Training Program

Heather Austin, PhD
Clinic Coordinator/Pediatric Psychologist, Center for Weight Management, The Children's Hospital of Alabama
Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Alabama at Birmingham