The American College of Surgeons has again verified UAB as a Level I Trauma Center, a designation held by UAB since 1999.
Four projects were awarded through the first School of Medicine AMC21 Reload Multi-Investigator Grants, a broad funding opportunity provided through the Academic Enrichment Fund that enables faculty members to organize and integrate multi-disciplinary teams of accomplished investigators to compete successfully for long-term extramural support.
The Department of Radiology has recently appointed new vice chairs for education, clinical research, quality control and patient safety, and translational research.
UAB has been selected to join the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Care Center Network.
Kenneth Hoyt received an NIH award to support the development of a non-invasive ultrasound imaging technique for monitoring drug treatment in cancer patients.
Robert J. Stanley, now professor emeritus, came to UAB as chair of the radiology department in 1982, serving in that role until his retirement in 2013.
Heidi Umphrey, M.D., M.S., recently received the AUR GE Radiology Research Academic Fellowship Award.
Scott Plutchak's diagnosis of transverse myelitis exposed him to a quality of medical communication not often encountered.
Originally built in 1975, the Wallace Tumor Institute is the hub of the Comprehensive Cancer Center’s research and administrative enterprise.
Surjith Vattoth, M.D., assistant professor of radiology received the annual Radiological Society of North America Honored Educator Award.