Julie L. Locher, Ph.D., associate director for enrichment at the University of Alabama at Birmingham Nutrition Obesity Research Center, was unanimously awarded Fellow status in the Behavioral and Social Sciences Section by the Gerontological Society of America.
Robin Lorenz, M.D., Ph.D., assistant dean for Physician-Scientist Education at the UAB School of Medicine, was recently named president of the Academy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and Scientists.
Bebin is co-director of the UAB Tuberous Sclerosis Clinic and a founding member of the TSC Clinical Research Consortium.
Gorelick, who joined the UAB faculty in 2012, has worked in lab research since he was a high-school student.
Weight-loss researcher hopes to prove brief but intensive follow-up care bolsters dieters’ motivation and prevents relapse.
The award is presented annually to a full-time regular UAB faculty member who has demonstrated an outstanding commitment to teaching.
Blending invention with necessity, UAB professionals use a little ingenuity to help a cystic fibrosis patient.
Commencement and a Military Promotion Ceremony were held Sunday, May 19 at Bartow Arena.
The six-month program offers expert advice from UAB registered dietitians and exercise specialists on meal planning, grocery shopping, healthy cooking, dining out and more.
Investigators in the study received a a $1.125 million grant from the National Eye Institute, one of the National Institutes of Health.
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