Faculty spreads knowledge, technology to new African medical schools
UAB graduate leads Ebola containment efforts in Nigeria
UAB Nursing Faculty Lynda Wilson with Kathmandu University Faculty
UAB students at vector control field site demonstration in Jamaica
UAB Faculty attend the graduation of Kathmandu University
UAB Students and Faculty in Antarctica
UAB Student Yoonhee Ryder builds a library in San Mateo, Guatemala
Dean Jones and Leandra Celaya of Health Professions and Saudi dignitaries at awarding of MSc degrees
UAB Archaeologist Professor Sarah Parcak explores Egypt

UAB News: Global Stories

  • “Transformations” is part of a three-exhibition celebration by AEIVA, Celebrating the Human Spirit: 50 Years After the 1965 Voting Rights Act.Willie Cole, "Tricksters Among Us (Seen and Unseen)," 2012, iron scorches and acrylic on wood, 40.5 by 51 inches, image courtesy of the artist and beta pictoris galleryWorks by noted American artist Willie Cole will be on exhibition from June 5-Aug. 8, presented by the University of Alabama at Birmingham College of Arts and Sciences’ Abroms-Engel Institute...

  • As UAB’s strategic planning process continues, top CAS priorities include undergraduate program development, and recruitment, retention and graduation; building a new College of Arts and Sciences building and renovating Campbell Hall; and growing leadership and personnel.Heritage HallNearly two years into the college’s strategic planning process, University of Alabama at Birmingham College of Arts and Sciences Dean Robert E. Palazzo has updated campus leaders on his plans and progress on topmost goals, which include preparing students...

  • The conference will feature lectures and panel discussions on innovation education in topics such as informatics, executive education, health care delivery, insurance, technology, global health and nursing managementThe University of Alabama at Birmingham, in collaboration with Harvard University and Duke University, will host the Global Educators Network for Health Care Innovation Education Conference from May 6-8. The international conference will draw senior leadership from health care institutions and companies along with top academicians in health...

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