Mark Ricketts, M.D., uses his medical know-how to host a weekly radio health segment, "Doc on JOX." 
Ronald Wyatt, M.D., uses his uncle's untimely death to propel his efforts to make changes in healthcare.
Administrators and alumni welcomed the first-year class to medical school at the White Coat Ceremony on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013.
Vickers, an Alabama native and former UAB faculty member, will begin his new post at UAB Oct. 15, 2013.
For the first time, UAB has unified its academic and medical brands under a common tagline in a new, broad communications campaign.

Trained at UAB, Maha Almuneef, M.D., is now a voice for abused children in Saudi Arabia.

An infectious disease expert, UAB alumnus Michael Callahan, M.D., has been at the scene of some of the world's most dangerous virus outbreaks.