Information security is a high priority at UAB.  The mission of this department is to guide and manage UAB's security posture, and to be proactive in its efforts to keep information assets safe.

Information Technology policies and guidelines may be viewed on our IT Related Policies page. HIPAA standards are available from the HIPAA website.

Incident Reporting

If you have a confirmed or suspected security breach:

  • If the incident requires immediate attention, call 205-975-0842.  If no one answers, follow the voice mail instructions.
  • Otherwise, visit the Incident Handling Procedures page to determine the next steps to be taken.

Contact Information:

Phone: 205-975-0842