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Locations

Medical Office

1600 7th Ave. S.,
CHB Suite 314
Birmingham , AL 35233

About Me

Professor/Director, CPODD Clinic

Education

Residency:
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Medical School:
University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA

Internship:
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Board Certifications

Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (2022)

Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics (1998)

Special Interests

Dr. Ness is an Associate Professor of Pediatric Neurology and Neurobiology and Director of the Center for Pediatric Onset Demyelinating Disease Clinic. Dr. Ness received her medical degree from the University of Iowa College of Medicine with additional training at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Ness's research areas of interest are pediatric demyelinating disorders, including multiple sclerosis, transverse myelitis, optic neuritis and acute disseminated encephalomyelitis, as well as cell death pathways in neonatal hypoxia-ischemia and outcome following neonatal brain injury.

Professor/Director, CPODD Clinic

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Special Interests

Dr. Ness is an Associate Professor of Pediatric Neurology and Neurobiology and Director of the Center for Pediatric Onset Demyelinating Disease Clinic. Dr. Ness received her medical degree from the University of Iowa College of Medicine with additional training at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Ness's research areas of interest are pediatric demyelinating disorders, including multiple sclerosis, transverse myelitis, optic neuritis and acute disseminated encephalomyelitis, as well as cell death pathways in neonatal hypoxia-ischemia and outcome following neonatal brain injury.