Emory University of Dentistry, 1979; University of Alabama at Birmingham, Ph.D in Pathology, 1990
University of Alabama School of Dentristry, Pediatric Dentristry, 1985
Board Certified Pedatric Dentist
Dr. Childers is the Joseph F. Volker Endowed Professor and Chair, Department of Pediatric Dentistry at UAB. Dr. Childers earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at Emory University in Atlanta and became certified in pediatric dentistry at UAB. He earned his doctorate of philosophy from UAB.He is a member of the American Society of Microbiology and International Association of Dental Research.