DOPM NewsFlashes

Promote Physical Activity Among Overweight Young African American Women

A CDC podcast was released in January 2014 featuring Nefertiti H. Durant, MD, based on her work supported by a grant from the MHRC. 

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Long time collaborator of DOPM chosen to lead UAB School of Medicine

Selwyn Vickers, M.D. (long time collaborator of DOPM) chosen to lead UAB School of Medicine.   

Selwyn M. Vickers, M.D., has been named the next senior vice president for Medicine and dean of the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Medicine.

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Congratulations to Monika Safford

Congratulations to Monika Safford, appointed first Endowed Professor in Diabetes Prevention and Control.

The University of Alabama System Board of Trustees named Monika Safford, M.D., the inaugural holder of the Endowed Professorship in Diabetes Prevention and Control at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) during its meeting April 12, 2013.

 


    
Safford, who joined UAB in 2003, is a professor in the Division of Preventative Medicine in the Department of Medicine. She is also the Assistant Dean for Continuing Medical Education in the School of Medicine. 

 

Click to see Dr Safford's faculty profile.