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Quillen College of Medicine

James W. Shine, MD, FAAFP

Clinical Associate Professor of Family Medicine - Johnson County, TN

Dr ShineI grew up in Birmingham, Alabama and attended Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, graduating with a major in German Language & Literature (1981). For medical school, I attended the University of Alabama in Birmingham (UAB) graduating in 1986. I completed my Residency in Family Practice from UAB in 1989.

1996-present: Johnson County Medical Group, Mountain City, TN
1989 1996 Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, UAB, Birmingham, AL

In 1981, I married Susanne M. Shine, MD who is also a family physician. We have four children, Lara, Anna, Jonathan, & Fiona; however, recently, we are empty-nesters. My passions & hobbies include: soccer, music (guitar, singing), issues of social justice, & Physicians for a National Health Plan (PNHP).

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