Research Resources

UAB Faculty – Research Resources Guidebook

PDF guide covering research for all areas of the University

Office of the Vice President for Research & Economic Development (OVPRED)

Leadership for all administrative research units serving the research enterprise at UAB. OVPRED oversees Core Facilities, Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee, and Institutional Review Board.

Integrated Research Administration Portal (IRAP)

Electronic submission of funding applications and compliance forms for future research initiatives.

Research Data Management

UAB investigators will be required to submit data management plans (DMPs) with grant proposals and insure that copies of publications and the associated data are deposited as required by the granting agency.

UAB Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

The nexus for UAB innovation, entrepreneurial educational models, applied research, and management of intellectual property.

Funding Sources and Grant Opportunities

Presentations and general information related to effective grant writing.

Office of Postdoctoral Education

UAB is committed to the development and success of outstanding postdoctoral scientists.

Conflict of Interest Review Board (CIRB)

Charged with the ongoing development of policies and procedures related to conflicts of interest in sponsored research, review of disclosures of financial interests submitted by investigators, and the development of conflict of interest management plans.

Research News

UAB involved in critical NIH study that identifies genomic features of cervical cancer
UAB involved in critical NIH study that identifies genomic features of cervical cancer
A significant new study by The Cancer Genome Atlas Research Network, including a UAB physician-scientist, uncovers genetic mutations of cervical cancer that hold a key to targeting and treating the disease.
'Molecular scissors' could point the way to genetic cures
'Molecular scissors' could point the way to genetic cures
Thanks to the popular TV show Blacklist, America is becoming familiar with CRISPR, a revolutionary gene-editing tool. UAB scientists and students explain how it works — and how they are using these “molecular scissors” to cut a path toward genetic cures for sickle cell and brain diseases
The truth about vaccines: They are safe, and they save lives
The truth about vaccines: They are safe, and they save lives
David Kimberlin, M.D., vice chair of Pediatrics and co-director of the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, is a physician at Children’s of Alabama. He is the editor of the American Academy of Pediatrics’ Red Book, which establishes which vaccines should be given, when and to whom.
UAB investigators find repeat cesarean deliveries less cost-effective in low-risk women
UAB investigators find repeat cesarean deliveries less cost-effective in low-risk women
For women with a prior low transverse incision cesarean delivery, the decision to undergo a vaginal delivery or elect to have a repeat cesarean delivery has important clinical and economic ramifications.
New study highlights the benefit of the use of ICD for reducing mortality rate in patients with non-ischemic cardiomyopathy
New study highlights the benefit of the use of ICD for reducing mortality rate in patients with non-ischemic cardiomyopathy
The UAB study, an updated meta-analysis of the use of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators for non-ischemic cardiomyopathy, provides further support to the current American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology guidelines and challenges the recently published DANISH trial.

UAB Awards Calendar



The Awards Calendar gives an overview of the cycle for accepting nominations to celebrating recognitions.

 
Month Award Dates by which Nominations are Due*
January
  • President's Award for Excellence in Teaching
  • Odessa Woolfolk Commuity Service Award
mid-January 
February
  • Caroline P. & Charles W. Ireland Prize for Scholarly Distinction 
mid-February 
March
  • Faculty Awards Convocation 
(Scheduled by UAB Events) 
April
May
  • Ellen Gregg Ingalls/ UAB National Alumni Society Award for Lifetime Achievement in Teaching
 mid-April 
June
  • Provost's Transformative Online Course Awards
June 1
June
July
  • Distinguished Faculty Lecturer
  Nominations due by
mid-July

















 



*For specific dates and deadlines, contact Linda Piteo at lapiteo@uab.edu  or call 934-9438.