Tom R.  McDougal
Assistant Professor
School of Public Health
Department of Healthcare Administration
Office: CHS Building 1 1615
Phone: 205-726-4691

Degrees and Certificates

  • D.Sc., healthcare administration, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • M.S.H.A, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • M.B.A., University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • B.S, business administration, Samford University


  • Health care leadership
  • Hospital management
  • Health care technology innovation
  • Entreprenuership
  • Sales stategy

Research Areas

  • Health care sales
  • Telemedicine effectiveness, efficiency and adoption
  • Emergency department throughput efficiency

Awards and Honors

  • BMetro magazine, Face of Healthcare, 2012
  • Alabama Launchpad Competition, winner, 2016
  • Birmingham Venture Club Competition, winner, 2016