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Deidre Gunn, MD




Reproductive Endocrinologist

Dr. Gunn is a reproductive endocrinologist at the University of Alabama-Birmingham (UAB) Medical Center. She is an assistant professor in the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility within the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. In addition to her clinical practice, she is also involved in the teaching of fellows, residents, and medical students.


M.D., University of Alabama School of Medicine, 2010

B.A. in History
Samford University, 2002
Magna Cum Laude

University of Virginia, 1998-2000
Echols Scholar  |   Intermediate Honors

Medical training

Fellowship, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
University of Alabama-Birmingham Medical Center, 2014-2017

Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Alabama-Birmingham Medical Center, 2010-2014
Administrative Chief Resident
Chairman's Award of Excellence

Licensure and certifications

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG)
2016 to present

Fellow (FACOG) 
American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
2017 to present

State of Alabama Medical License
2012 to present



American Society of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM)

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)

Endocrine Society

Society for Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (SREI), Associate Member

Society for Reproductive Surgeons, Associate Member

AAGL (Elevating Gynecologic Surgery)



Rhodes Scholar Finalist, 2002

Echols Scholar, University of Virginia

Intermediate Honors, University of Virginia

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) 
Public Service Award, 2005

W. Earle Drennen Memorial Scholarship
UAB School of Medicine
Bruce A. Harris, Jr. Award in Obstetrics and Gynecology
UAB School of Medicine

Administrative Chief Resident, 2013-2014
UAB Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Chairman’s Award of Excellence, 2014
UAB Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology


UAB Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Program:

  • Faculty Mentor
  • Resident Executive Education Committee Member
  • Resident Selection Committee Member
  • Medical Student Education Committee Member
  • Course Director, Hysteroscopy Course for Residents

UAB School of Medicine:

  • Preceptor, Patient, Doctor, and Society (2015-2016)