Swaroop Vitta’s summer research project took him to downtown Birmingham and into the world of the homeless to learn how they receive health care and the difficulties they face in accessing treatment.
Last summer, Jennifer Rowland was one of two UAB students who completed a prestigious research internship at the new KwaZulu-Natal Research Institute for Tuberculosis and HIV (K-RITH), in Durban, South Africa.
Nefertiti Durant, M.D., MPH, uses Internet tools, cultural relevance in the fight against obesity in young black women.
For the past two years, Tolu Aduroja, M.D., M.P.H., has traveled to Ibadan, Nigeria in the fall to offer free medical care.
Gorelick, who joined the UAB faculty in 2012, has worked in lab research since he was a high-school student.
With UAB since 1999, Hussein Abdullatif, M.D., uses his natural compassion and empathy to treat patients and train new classes of future doctors.
Through an American Society of Nephrology grant, medical student Clark Powell will take a year away from studies to research a new acute kidney injury staging system developed at UAB.