Elizabeth Hawley Hodges is a native of Birmingham and a graduate of the Altamont School. The daughter of a physician and a college art instructor, she earned a B. A. in Art History from Wellesley College in Wellesley, Mass., where was named a Wellesley Scholar. She then earned her M.D. degree from the University of South Alabama, in Mobile, and completed her pediatric internship and residency at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) and Children’s Hospital (now Children’s of Alabama). A fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics (board certified in Pediatrics) since 1984, Dr. Hodges founded Over the Mountain Pediatrics and served as its managing partner until the practice became part of the Children’s in 1997. She is routinely named to annual “Best Doctors” rankings as one of the leading pediatricians in both Birmingham and Alabama.
In raising Will, Eleanor, Jane Latham and Elizabeth, she has served on more parent committees, fundraising benefits, spring and fall festivals than you can count. In her spare time, Dr. Liz enjoys cooking, gardening, reading, singing with the Junior League of Birmingham’s Choral Group, spending time at Lake Martin and traveling.