UAB School of Medicine alumnus uses his talents and his faith to give the gift of sight to those in Kenya and Alabama.
Gift from United Therapeutics will establish Xenotransplantation Institute and bring additional resources to support the endeavor with a goal of genetically modified kidney transplants taking place by 2021.
The UAB-HudsonAlpha Center for Genomic Medicine has awarded its first pilot grants to teams of researchers from the two institutions to pursue projects in cancer and cardiac disease.
UAB is leading a team of researchers in a trial to combat blood pressure risk factors.
Becker’s Hospital Review lists UAB Hospital as third-largest in the nation.
Phillip D. Smith, M.D., has been awarded a two-year, $200,000 grant from the DeGregorio Family Foundation to study the bacteria in children’s stomachs that potentially protects them from stomach cancer.
A new surgical robot helps UAB physicians add a new technique for preparing for epilepsy surgery.
First year medical students learned about health disparities and cultural competency at Diversity Boot Camp last week.
Many patients diagnosed with type 1 diabetes as adults do not fit the standard profile for a diabetes diagnosis; they are younger, are relatively fit and have little if any belly fat.
The Outstanding Scientific Achievement for Clinical Investigation Award was established by the American Geriatrics Society to recognize outstanding achievement in clinical research addressing health care problems of older adults by an investigator who is actively involved in direct patient care.