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Rebecca M. Cantu, M.D., MPH

  • Assistant Professor, College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics


  • Hospitalist


  • General Pediatrics

Contact Information


  • B.S., University of Georgia, 2005
  • M.P.H., Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 2010
  • M.D., Tulane University School of Medicine, 2010


  • Chief Resident, Pediatrics, Tulane University School of Medicine, 2013-2014
  • Pediatric Residency, Pediatrics, Tulane University School of Medicine, 2010-2013
  • Pediatric Hospital Medicine Fellowship, Pediatrics, University of Alabama, 2014-2016

Licensure and Board Certification

  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Pediatrics, Pediatrics

Recent Honors

  • UAB Pediatric Subspecialty Community Service Award, 2016
  • Outstanding Woman UAB Postdoctoral Fellow Award, University of Alabama at Birmingham Commission on the Status of Women, 2016

Recent Publications

  • Journal Article, Cantu ., Steele. A boy unable to move his arm. Clin Pediatr 2010 49(3):293-6.

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