Richard W. Waguespack, M.D., clinical professor of surgery in the Division of Otolaryngology, is the new president of the American Academy of Otolaryngology — Head and Neck Surgery and its foundation.
The University of Alabama System Board of Trustees approved the reclassification of four sections in the Department of Surgery into divisions and the appointment of their directors at its Sept. 13, 2013 meeting.
Drug-eluting stents pose no greater risk of major heart attack following non-cardiac surgery than bare metal stents.
James Kirklin, M.D., elected to position on the American Heart Association’s Greater Southeast Affiliate Board of Directors.
The Division of Neurosurgery’s 15 residents to published 75 articles in peer-reviewed medical journals last year.
The University of Alabama System Board of Trustees appointed Bruce A. Julian, M.D., professor emeritus in the University of Alabama at Birmingham departments of Medicine and Surgery.
Blending invention with necessity, UAB professionals use a little ingenuity to help a cystic fibrosis patient.
The new center is a one-stop shop for patients, bringing together gastroenterologists and surgeons in one clinical practice.
Rosyln Mannon, M.D., director of research at the UAB Comprehensive Transplant Institute and a kidney transplant specialist, talks with The Mix.
Young will develop partnerships with undergraduate students and programs to help those students be more competitive in applying to medical school.