Cullman Regional’s Marketing and Public Relations Team is committed to providing the community with the most up-to-date information about Cullman Regional, as well as a wide range of health issues.

To ensure the privacy of our patients, a representative from Marketing and Public Relations must accompany members of the media during all visits to Cullman Regional’s main campus and related sites.

All requests to speak with any member of the Cullman Regional staff must be directed to Marketing and Public Relations prior to any interviews.

During emergencies or breaking news, check our Facebook page: @CullmanRegionalMedicalCenter

Marketing and Public Relations Office:
Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for interviews, background information and media visits.

After-hours patient condition requests:
Call (256) 737-2000 and ask that the Media Contact be contacted.

Public Relations Contact:
Mary Beth Sellers
Marketing and Public Relations

Cullman Regional Earns National Recognition for Efforts to Improve Stroke and Cardiovascular Treatment

Cullman Regional has received two American Heart Association Achievement Awards, one of which has been awarded to the hospital for three consecutive years. The awards recognize Cullman Regional for implementing quality improvement measures that help ensure stroke and cardiovascular patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines. According to the American…

Cullman Regional Welcomes Endocrinologist, Lakshmi Kannan, MD, to Medical Group

Cullman Regional welcomes Endocrinologist and Obesity Medicine Specialist, Lakshmi Kannan, MD, to the Cullman Regional Medical Group. Dr. Kannan completed her medical degree at Thanjavur Medical College, and later completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She then went on to complete her fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism…

Welcome Rheumatologist, Celia Fernandez, MD, to Medical Group

Cullman Regional welcomes Rheumatologist, Celia Fernandez, MD, to the Cullman Regional Medical Group. Dr. Fernandez completed her Doctorate of Medicine at Ponce School of Medicine, and later completed her residency at Cooper Hospital University Medical Center in Camden, New Jersey. She then went on to complete her fellowship in Rheumatology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital…

Welcome Internal Medicine Physician Cameron Brimer, MD, to Medical Group

Cullman Regional welcomes Internal Medicine Physician Thomas Cameron Brimer, MD, to the Cullman Regional Medical Group. Dr. Brimer completed his medical degree at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine and completed his residency at the University of South Florida Department of Internal Medicine. While in residency, Dr. Brimer served on the University of…

Cullman Regional Visitation Guidelines Update

As a reminder, Cullman Regional upholds visitation restrictions in accordance with CDC guidelines. These restrictions include: All visitors must check-in and complete a temperature check at the front desk Masks are required for employees and visitors regardless of vaccination status Only one visitor is allowed per adult (16 or older) patient in all hospital departments…

Cullman Regional to Host Nurse Recruitment Event August 7th at Karma’s Coffeehouse

Nurses and nursing students are invited to join Cullman Regional for a Nurse Recruitment Event on Saturday, August 7th from 8 a.m. to noon at Karma’s Coffee House. Meet with directors and hiring managers to discuss career opportunities and learn about Cullman Regional’s ER and Critical Care expansion projects. New hire benefits include tuition reimbursement,…

Cullman Regional releases 2020-2021 fiscal year-end update

Cullman Regional, a fully accredited 149-bed health system covering a five-county service area, today announced its 2020-2021 fiscal year-end update, complete with statistics and figures for Hospital Quality, COVID-19 Response, Specialty Physicians, Main Campus Physical Facilities and Additional Outpatient Locations. “The past year was for Cullman Regional, as for all of the nation and world,…

Cullman Regional Announces Mark Christensen, MD, as New EMS Medical Director

Cullman Regional is pleased to announce Mark Christensen, MD, Director of Emergency Medicine at Cullman Regional, as the new Director of Emergency Medical Services. Dr. Christensen will step into his new role on July 12, 2021. Dr. Christensen has been serving as Director of Emergency Medicine since 2019 and was named as one of five…

Welcome Internal Medicine Physician Caroline Studdard, MD, to Medical Group

Cullman Regional welcomes board-certified Internal Medicine Physician Caroline Studdard, MD, to the Cullman Regional Medical Group. Dr. Studdard earned her undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) and she completed her residency with UAB Huntsville Internal Medicine Residency Program in Huntsville, AL. As an Internal Medicine physician, Dr. Studdard provides…