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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


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  2017 CAMBAC Research Day
Friday, December 1, 2017

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


UAB School of Nursing Instructor Bryan Combs, MSN, CRNP, FNP-BC, CNL, ATC, has received the Nan Hilt Writers Award from the National Association of Orthopaedic Nurses (NAON) for a manuscript examining shoulder injuries in commercial truck drivers. Read 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


Archived News Stories


 

Awardees 2015

Graduate Students


$250 Prize Winner: Preeyam Patel (far right)
School of Medicine, Department of Microbiology
Neonatal Exposure to Microbial Phosphorylcholine Modulates the Development of House Dust Mite Allergy During Adult Life
Mentor: John Kearney, PhD

$125 Prize Winner: Yun Lu (center)
School of Medicine, Department of Pathology
Cbfβ cartilage-deficient mice develop spontaneous osteoarthritis and Cbfβ overexpression prevents Osteoarthritis
Mentor: Yi-Ping Li, PhD-

$125 Prize Winner: Maria Kuzynski (second from right)
School of Dentistry, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery,
Trps1 Affects Signaling and Expression of Mineralization Genes in Response to Phosphate
Mentor: Dobrawa Napierala, PhD

 

Postdoctoral Fellows


$250 Prize winner: : Mohammed Khass, PhD (second from left)
Department of Medicine, Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology
The preB cell receptor checkpoint selects for specific amino acids in CDR-H3
Mentor: Harry W. Schroeder, Jr., MD, PhD

 

Junior Faculty

$250 Prize Winner: Mohammad Hassan, PhD (far left)
Assistant Professor, School of Dentistry, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, MicroRNA-665 Regulates Dentinogenesis through MicroRNA-Mediated Silencing and Epigenetic Mechanisms