A longtime UAB physician, educator and administrator has been honored with a major award from the Society for General Internal Medicine.
UAB assays enabled the first genomewide association study of IgA1 O-glycosylation aberrancy in IgA nephropathy, a disease that frequently causes kidney failure.
Valerie Montgomery Rice, M.D., FACOG, president and dean of the Morehouse School of Medicine, will present the annual Women in Medicine and Science lecture on Wednesday, March 22 at noon in the Margaret Cameron Spain Auditorium.
Graduate and professional students from across the Southeast will gather at UAB April 7-9 for the 2017 Southeast Regional Conference of the National Association of Graduate-Professional Students.
Marcia Chesebro, M.D., MPH, associate professor in the Department of Family Medicine, has been named chair of the Department of Family Medicine at the Huntsville Regional Medical Campus. 
The School of Medicine hosted two Junior Faculty Development Workshops earlier this year to give provide junior faculty an overview of the various career tracks in academic medicine and information about the promotion and tenure process.
The UAB-Genentech Research Scholars Fellowship is a summer research program that provides opportunities for eight talented UAB undergraduates to conduct research in the biomedical, engineering, or life sciences with a UAB faculty member.
Two new undergraduate programs — genetics and genomic sciences and immunology — are interdepartmental majors in the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Medicine.