Leaders in obesity research and clinical care will provide scientific insight, consumer wellness information and expert spokespersons for the media.
Four researchers, three from UAB and one from Louisiana State University, have been awarded pilot project awards to study the social determinants of obesity and related chronic diseases in the South.
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.
The award recognizes exceptional faculty mentorship and demonstrates that UAB values the commitment to excellence in mentorship exhibited by its faculty.
More 150 girls from 40 schools in Jefferson and Shelby counties will come to UAB April 20, 2013 to learn about STEM fields.
For the first time, UAB has unified its academic and medical brands under a common tagline in a new, broad communications campaign.
A UAB medical student discovered a previously uncategorized sub-group of patients with type 2 diabetes that might bring about changes in clinical practice.
The School of Medicine rose to No. 10 in the country in primary care, 34th in research.
UAB scientists published 92 papers in the field of rehabilitation science from 2005 to 2009.
SimWars is part of a week-long Research and Innovation in Medical Education workshop held on the UAB campus in August 2012.