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The National Institutes of Health awarded the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology a $6.5 million grant to further investigate gout, hyperuricemia and other diseases associated with gout. Read more

The Lupus Research Alliance announced the 2017 recipients of the Dr. William E. Paul Distinguished Innovator Awards in Lupus and Autoimmunity: John D. Mountz, MD, PhD (UAB) and Michael Carroll, PhD, (Children’s Hospital Boston). Click here for more

Led by Yi-Ping Li, Ph.D. and Wei Chen, M.D., researchers at UAB describe mechanism that underlies age-associated bone loss. Click here for more

In research published in Nature Immunology, Andre Ballesteros-Tato, PhD and colleagues used mice to study regulatory mechanisms in the immune system that prevent autoimmune disease.. Click here for more

John D. Mountz, MD, PhD and Winn Chatham, M.D., to be honored for contributions to rheumatology at the annual American College of Rheumatology meeting. Click here for more

The 2016 CAMBAC Research Day
Friday, December 2, 2016

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

  • Kenneth G. Saag, MD, MPH, has been elected president of the Board of Trustees of the National Osteoporosis Foundation, the nation’s leading health organization dedicated to preventing osteoporosis. As president, Saag will serve as the primary spokesperson for the foundation on medical and scientific matters. Read more