Caulfield joined the Department of Pathology in the UAB School of Medicine and the School of Dentistry in 1984, recruited for his interest in cardiovascular diseases and teaching. He stayed at UAB for 20 years, focusing his career on both clinical research and patient care.
The Argus Awards, created in 1996 to recognize faculty members, give medical students the chance to honor their mentors, professors, courses and course directors for outstanding service to medical education.
Casey Weaver, M.D., the Wyatt and Susan Haskell Professor of Medical Excellence in the Department of Pathology, has been elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology.
UAB researchers have created a blood test that determines a bioenergetic index which could become an important method of measuring mitochondrial health in patients with chronic disease.
The Journal of Biological Chemistry recognizes UAB scientists’ paper on exosomes, particles that change the behavior of cells, while the research team examines shutting down tumor growth.
UAB has entered the realm of international medical training with the creation of the International Advanced Clinical Training Program.
Mitochondrial DNA determines oxidant levels and may further explain why some people get sick and others don’t.
Pathology‘s Angela Kidd is UAB's Employee of the Month for September.
A new study found chronic alcohol use may interfere with the genetic clocks in liver cells to accelerate liver damage.