EDUCATION

Residency

  • University of South Alabama, Department of Neurology, Mobile, Alabama July 2009 – June 2012
  • Selected Chief Resident for 2011-2012 academic year
  • Wide range of experience with both acute and chronic neurologic conditions in inpatient and outpatient settings
  • Functioned with a great deal of autonomy at a Gold-Certified Stroke Center including directing IV and IA tPa administration as well as MERCI clot retrieval
  • Extensive experience with EEG, Carotid Doppler, EMG/NCS, MRI, CT, and x-ray (angio) interpretation.

Internship

  • University of South Alabama, Internal Medicine, Mobile, Alabama July 2008-June 2009

Medical Education

  • University of South Alabama College of Medicine, Mobile, Alabama August 2004-May 2008
  • Graduated as Doctor of Medicine May 2008

Undergraduate Education

  • Auburn University, Electrical Engineering, Auburn, AL September 1998-December 2003
  • Graduated Magna Cum Laude – BSEE December 2003

Professional Examinations

  • USMLE Step 1 June 9, 2006
  • USMLE Step 2 CS November 27, 2007
  • USMLE Step 2 CK December 8, 2007
  • USMLE Step 3 November 23, 2009

Medical Licenses

  • Alabama Board of Medical Examiners 2010-present
  • Alabama Controlled Substances 2010-present
  • DEA 2010-present
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology 2012- present
  • Neurology Board Examination October 2012

WORK EXPERIENCE

Neurology Consultants of Montgomery, P.C. August 1, 2012 – Present

Jackson Hospital Stroke Director

Helped achieve status of advanced primary stroke center      August 2012 – Feb 2016

Moonlighting: Emergency Medicine April 2011-Present

University of South Alabama Medical Center, Mobile, AL

  • Working as emergency room physician, providing primary care to patients

Substitute Teacher January-April 2004

  • Baldwin County School System

Cooperative Program January-May 2002

NASA – Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas

  • Aircraft Operations Division/Aircraft Engineering Branch-Ellington Field: Intercom work, along with design of camera poles on KC-135 Reduced Gravity Research Aircraft, “The Vomit Comet”, which included three flights on KC-135 to run tests in the weightless environment

Cooperative Program May-August 2001

NASA – Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas

  • Robotics Engineering Branch: Redesigned flexible circuit board as motor controller which went in the wrist of Robo-naut (Robotic Astronaut)

Cooperative Program August-December 2000

NASA – Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas

  • Aircraft Operations Division/Aircraft Engineering Branch-Ellington Field: Intercom work as well as ground support equipment for leveling of Shuttle Trainer Aircraft (STA), temperature sensing on T-38, light fixture on KC-135 reduced gravity aircraft, autopilot synchro work on WB-57 atmospheric research aircraft
     

Cooperative Program January-March 2000

NASA – Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas

  • Safety, Reliability, and Quality Assurance Space Station Division: Hazard Reports, Mobile Servicing System, International Space Station Robotic Arm, Safety Review Panel, Flight Operation Rules, Mission Control scheduling

Additional Educational Experiences

J. Kiffin Penry Epilepsy Mini-Fellowship April 2011

  • Wake Forest School of Medicine

RESEARCH

ER Seizure Treatment Guidelines March 2011-Present

University of South Alabama, Department of Neurology, Mobile, AL

  • Producing an algorithm for treatment of seizure patients who present to the emergency room in order to provide better care and cut unnecessary health expenses.

Sub-Investigator, FREEDOMS II May 2010-Present

University of South Alabama, Department of Neurology, Mobile, AL

  • Clinical placebo-controlled, double blinded trial for Fingolimod in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis.

Programmer for MRI Research August-December 2003

Auburn University, Auburn, AL

  • Used 3-D imaging techniques to relate curvature of heart to stress induced by myocardial infarction. Presented research to Auburn University Research Fellowship.

Publications

Make Magazine
Lipscomb, G. (2005, May 22). Rumble Mouse. Make: Technology on Your Time. 06, 120-122. Pub Status: Published.

Awards and Accomplishments

  • NASA Going the Extra Mile Award
  • Baldwin County Auburn Alumni Scholarship
  • Vulcan Scholarship for Engineering
  • Daughters of the Confederacy Merit Award Scholarship
  • Rotary Club Scholarship
  • M. King Foundation Scholarship
  • Homebuilders Club Scholarship
  • Auburn Board of Trustees Scholarship
  • Electrical Engineering James Wynn/Ricks Scholarship
  • Angelo Tomasso & Joy Love Engineering Scholarship
  • Snook Foundation Scholarship
  • William E. Hooper Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Honorary AND Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • American Medical Association
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
  • Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society
  • Eta Kappa Nu Electrical Engineering Honor Society
  • Golden Key
  • Omicron Delta Kappa

Hobbies, Interests, and Personal Information

  • Married with four children
  • International Travels: Easter Island, Chile, Germany, India, France, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Nepal, Laos, England, Kenya, Haiti
  • Backyard chickens
  • Gardening
  • Student pilot
  • Photographer Auburn University Glomerata
  • Played French horn in Auburn University Marching Band
  • Rebuilt 1965 Mustang
  • Saltwater reef aquarium
  • Beekeeping