Jarred Younger’s lab seeks to develop the state’s first research and treatment center for neuroinflammatory disorders.
The University of Alabama System Board of Trustees approved the establishment of the James K. Kirklin, M.D., Endowed Lectureship and other faculty appointments during its Nov. 8 meeting.
The findings are the first to show that structural remodeling of the brain occurs during rehabilitation in a pediatric population.
The joint department formalizes a collaboration that began in 2009 when UAB created an undergraduate program in neuroscience.