A committee selected by the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research awarded UAB and four other centers as Edmond J. Safra Fellowship in Movement Disorders sites.
The School of Medicine will host a wellness lecture Tuesday, April 25 as part of UAB Staff Appreciation Week, planned for April 24-28.
Vladimir Parpura, M.D., Ph.D., professor in the Department of Neurobiology, was elected president of the American Society for Neurochemistry.
Kellie Flood, M.D., will present her abstract on Virtual Acute Care for the Elderly, an innovative geriatric care model, at the American Geriatrics Society’s 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting.
Advances in brain imaging allowing early detection of the plaques implicated in Alzheimer’s disease have pushed prevention strategies in the fight against dementia.
Educators across Alabama are urged to develop a concussion management plan to help concussed children return to the classroom more effectively.
The Rheumatology Research Foundation’s Journey to Cure campaign funds eight rheumatology opportunities at UAB.
Adrienne Lahti, M.D.,and Nina Kraguljac, M.D., were named the recipients of the 2017 Kempf Fund Award for Research Development in Psychobiological Psychiatry for their research efforts in schizophrenia.
Mitochondrial DNA moving to the nucleus contributes to genomic instability in cancer cells, and a novel Fiber-FISH technique can rapidly map the mitochondrial DNA insertions in nuclear genomes.