Request for Postdoctoral Applications in Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Diseases Research. Click here for information

Request for Predoctoral Applications in Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Diseases Research. Click here for information

CAMBAC announces the availability of intramural grants for pilot and feasibility studies. For details click here

The 2016 CAMBAC Research Day
Save the date: Friday, December 2, 2016

UAB 2016 Microbiome Resource Workshop
Save the Date:
September 14 - 15, 2016

UAB REACT aims to catalyze high-impact clinical trials in medical rehabilitation. CAMBAC members Drs. Bamman, Bridges, Saag, McGwin, McLain, Standaert, Cutter and Curtis are members of the REACT Center Executive Leadership team. Click here for information

Technology improves clinical trial management and patient experience

Kenneth G. Saag, M.D., Jane Knight Lowe Professor of Medicine, has been elected president of the Board of Trustees of the National Osteoporosis Foundation.

Mohamed Khass, PhD, Peter Burrows, PhD and Harry W. Schroeder, Jr., MD, PhD discover  checkpoint in B cell development with possible implications on vaccine potency

UAB researcher receives funding for rheumatology study

An $1.8 million Department of Defense grant just awarded to S. Louis Bridges, JR, MD, PhD and Chander Raman, Ph.D., to uncover molecular changes explaining how rheumatoid arthritis leads to joint damage. For details, click here.

UAB researchers, led by CAMBAC member David Standaert, M.D., Ph.D., professor and chair of the UAB Department of Neurology, show that a microRNA is involved in early Parkinson’s disease pathogenesis. Click here for more

Archived News Stories


  • CAMBAC Associate Director, Majd Zayzafoon, MD, PhD, the newly named Director of International Medical Education in the School of Medicine; and Director of International Education in the Office of the Senior Vice Provost -Click here for more

  • UAB’s Undiagnosed Diseases Program gives answers where there were none – CAMBAC member, Bruce Korf, MD, PhD, Director or the UDP - More

  • CAMBAC member, Bradley Yoder, PhD, appointed interim chair Department of Cell, Developmental and Integrative Biology - More

  • Rheumatology Diseases Core Center (P30AR48311) & CAMBAC present a Wonderful World of Technology event featuring Abu-Bakr Al-Mehdi, MD, PhD. For details click here