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Show you’ve got heart throughout the month of February.
February is American Heart Month and to celebrate, UAB and UAB Medicine are hosting heart healthy events throughout the campus and hospital. See the calendar below to learn ways you can get involved.

 
Give Back: Your donation of $25+ helps UAB fight the No. 1 killer of Alabamians, and secures you an exclusive UAB Heart Month T-shirt and swag bag, while supplies last.    Get Involved: The 2018 Birmingham Heart Walk is June 9. Start moving to the heart beat by joining a UAB Heart Walk Team today!

 

 

Click the Toggle Icon for more details on each event this month.

Love Your Heart Table

Show your heart a little love! Visit the UAB Heart & Vascular Services
information table for heart health educational materials.

WHEN & WHERE:
Thursday, Feb. 1
Avondale 720 Building, 1st floor lobby
11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Love Your Heart Table

Show your heart a little love! Visit the UAB Heart & Vascular Services
information table for heart health educational materials.

WHEN & WHERE:
Friday, Feb. 2
Avondale 720 Building, 1st floor lobby
11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Wear Red Day

On National Wear Red Day, join co-workers for a group photo shoot
to support the fight against heart disease in women.

WHEN & WHERE:
FRIDAY, FEB. 2
• The Kirklin Clinic of UAB Hospital, 2nd floor staircase, 9 a.m.
• North Pavilion, 1st floor lobby, 10 a.m.
• Avondale atrium, 11:30 a.m.
• UAB Green (by the dragon), 12:45 p.m.
• UAB Hospital-Highlands, 1st floor lobby, 2 p.m.

Love Your Heart Table

Show your heart a little love! Visit the UAB Heart & Vascular Services
information table for heart health educational materials.

WHEN & WHERE:
Wednesday, Feb. 7
North Pavilion, 2nd floor atrium
11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Love Your Heart Table

Show your heart a little love! Visit the UAB Heart & Vascular Services
information table for heart health educational materials.

WHEN & WHERE:
Monday, Feb. 12
Administration Building, 1st floor lobby
11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Lunch & Learn

Women experience heart disease differently than men, and many have to advocate for themselves to receive proper care in order to survive. Patient Joy O’Neal tells her personal story, with heart health information provided by Sondra Curry, NP. Free Chick-Fil-A lunch for the first 35 attendees.

WHEN & WHERE:
Tuesday, Feb. 13
Margaret Cameron Spain Auditorium
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Love Your Heart Table

Show your heart a little love! Visit the UAB Heart & Vascular Services
information table for heart health educational materials.

WHEN & WHERE:

  • Wednesday, Feb. 14
    The Kirklin Clinic of UAB Hospital, 2nd floor
    8 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Feb. 14
    Hill Student Center
    11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Simple Cooking with Heart

Sample delicious heart healthy recipes from the American Heart Association, and take
home a new UAB Heart & Vascular Services recipe booklet.

WHEN & WHERE:
Wednesday, Feb. 21
North Pavilion, 2nd floor atrium
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Zumba with Martin Elston

The UAB community is invited to work up a sweat with Campus Rec instructor Martin Elston with a free Zumba class during Heart Month at UAB.

WHEN & WHERE:
Thursday, Feb. 15
WIC Open Area, 2nd Floor
5:30-6:30 p.m.

Zumba with Martin Elston

The UAB community is invited to work up a sweat with Campus Rec instructor Martin Elston with a free Zumba class during Heart Month at UAB.

WHEN & WHERE:
Thursday, Feb. 22
WIC Open Area, 2nd Floor
5:30-6:30 p.m.

  • Love Your Heart Table

    Show your heart a little love! Visit the UAB Heart & Vascular Services
    information table for heart health educational materials.

    WHEN & WHERE:
    Thursday, Feb. 1
    Avondale 720 Building, 1st floor lobby
    11 a.m.-1 p.m.

  • Love Your Heart Table

    Show your heart a little love! Visit the UAB Heart & Vascular Services
    information table for heart health educational materials.

    WHEN & WHERE:
    Friday, Feb. 2
    Avondale 720 Building, 1st floor lobby
    11 a.m.-1 p.m.

  • Wear Red Day

    On National Wear Red Day, join co-workers for a group photo shoot
    to support the fight against heart disease in women.

    WHEN & WHERE:
    FRIDAY, FEB. 2
    • The Kirklin Clinic of UAB Hospital, 2nd floor staircase, 9 a.m.
    • North Pavilion, 1st floor lobby, 10 a.m.
    • Avondale atrium, 11:30 a.m.
    • UAB Green (by the dragon), 12:45 p.m.
    • UAB Hospital-Highlands, 1st floor lobby, 2 p.m.

  • Love Your Heart Table

    Show your heart a little love! Visit the UAB Heart & Vascular Services
    information table for heart health educational materials.

    WHEN & WHERE:
    Wednesday, Feb. 7
    North Pavilion, 2nd floor atrium
    11 a.m.-1 p.m.

  • Love Your Heart Table

    Show your heart a little love! Visit the UAB Heart & Vascular Services
    information table for heart health educational materials.

    WHEN & WHERE:
    Monday, Feb. 12
    Administration Building, 1st floor lobby
    11 a.m.-1 p.m.

  • Lunch & Learn

    Women experience heart disease differently than men, and many have to advocate for themselves to receive proper care in order to survive. Patient Joy O’Neal tells her personal story, with heart health information provided by Sondra Curry, NP. Free Chick-Fil-A lunch for the first 35 attendees.

    WHEN & WHERE:
    Tuesday, Feb. 13
    Margaret Cameron Spain Auditorium
    11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

  • Love Your Heart Table

    Show your heart a little love! Visit the UAB Heart & Vascular Services
    information table for heart health educational materials.

    WHEN & WHERE:

    • Wednesday, Feb. 14
      The Kirklin Clinic of UAB Hospital, 2nd floor
      8 a.m.-2 p.m.
    • Wednesday, Feb. 14
      Hill Student Center
      11 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Simple Cooking with Heart

    Sample delicious heart healthy recipes from the American Heart Association, and take
    home a new UAB Heart & Vascular Services recipe booklet.

    WHEN & WHERE:
    Wednesday, Feb. 21
    North Pavilion, 2nd floor atrium
    11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

  • Zumba with Martin Elston

    The UAB community is invited to work up a sweat with Campus Rec instructor Martin Elston with a free Zumba class during Heart Month at UAB.

    WHEN & WHERE:
    Thursday, Feb. 15
    WIC Open Area, 2nd Floor
    5:30-6:30 p.m.

  • Zumba with Martin Elston

    The UAB community is invited to work up a sweat with Campus Rec instructor Martin Elston with a free Zumba class during Heart Month at UAB.

    WHEN & WHERE:
    Thursday, Feb. 22
    WIC Open Area, 2nd Floor
    5:30-6:30 p.m.