Early diagnosis of acute kidney injury in preterm infants is possible through urinary protein markers.
The NIH recently awarded UAB $11.5 million to support studies that will assess treatment of babies born with congenital cytomegalovirus but no symptoms, and frequency of neonatal herpes infections in the United States and Peru.
UAB has received a grant to develop and implement Ebola and infectious disease training to further protect health care and public safety workers.
Eleven outstanding faculty members were named recipients of the 2016 Dean’s Excellence Awards, an honor recognizing exceptional contributions made by School of Medicine faculty in service, teaching, research, diversity enhancement and mentorship.
Researchers at UAB look to integrate health care within rural communities to improve care for children.
Avi Madan-Swain, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Pediatrics, is a recipient of the 2015 Dean’s Excellence Award in Service.
The renowned Association of American Physicians has selected four UAB physicians for induction.
UAB News introduced Baby JJ and the Burford family to the public in 2015. After two difficult surgeries in his first year of life, Jeremiah reaches a milestone in his road to recovery.
Developmentally appropriate activities conducted by parents with their child during the first three years after birth reduce childhood cognitive delays in low-resource families.
Nichols, director of the Department of Pediatrics Residency Program, is a recipient of the 2015 Dean’s Excellence Award in Education.