Longtime VP for Research and Economic Development Richard B. Marchase, Ph.D., plans to retire at the end of 2016. During his tenure, UAB annual research expenditures grew from $331 million to $510 million.
Faculty and staff in the Department of Medical Education have restructured the process of accepting international medical students for clinical electives at UAB.
Steve Stigler, M.D., assistant professor in the Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, is a recipient of the 2015 Dean’s Excellence Award in Teaching.
Monica Baskin, Ph.D., will lead efforts in the Department of Medicine to develop a culture of respect and inclusion, working with each division to capitalize on the diverse backgrounds of its faculty, staff and learners.
The UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center has developed a statewide coalition to increase uptake of HPV vaccinations in Alabama.
Avi Madan-Swain, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Pediatrics, is a recipient of the 2015 Dean’s Excellence Award in Service.
The commencement ceremony for the School of Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham is Sunday, May 15 in Bartow Arena.
The renowned Association of American Physicians has selected four UAB physicians for induction.
Four UAB faculty members are named to endowed chair or professorship positions by the Board of Trustees.
Palliative care helps patients get the most out of life, whether they’re newly diagnosed, a survivor, or nearing the end of their journey. UAB’s palliative care pioneers provide a fresh look at the fast-growing specialty and its emphasis on listening, choices, patient goals, and quality of life.