The event, originally scheduled for March, has been postponed until early fall. A new date has not yet been set. The 2016 Faculty Awards Convocation, originally scheduled for March 29, has been postponed until early fall. A new date has not yet been set.
When alternate scheduling is confirmed, an announcement will be posted on the Faculty website.
UAB has increased campus internet connection speeds 10-fold and become the first university in Alabama to achieve 100 gigabits per second, up to 10,000 times many standard home internet speeds — increasing the institution’s competitive advantage in teaching, research and health care.
A UAB researcher will examine the underlying environmental impact on genes of Mexican Americans in relation to cardiometabolic syndrome, a disorder caused by several interrelated risk factors that can lead to heart disease or Type 2 diabetes.