The 2015 graduating class of the School of Medicine celebrated Match Day on Friday, March 20, with 97 percent matching in a postgraduate position to continue their medical education.
Edward E. Partridge, M.D., director of the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center, presented at the 2015 S. Rexford Kennamer Distinguished Lecture, sponsored by the Montgomery Regional Medical Campus.
Kidney recipients infected only with HIV do as well as uninfected recipients, but HIV-infected recipients co-infected with hepatitis C virus have poorer outcomes.
Written by Katherine Shonesy
UAB yields two-plus winners for fourth consecutive year for national undergraduate research scholarship program.
For the second year in a row, UAB Medicine has been named among the best places to work in health care by Becker’s Hospital Review.
Charles W. Hoopes, M.D., is the new chief of the Section of Thoracic Transplantation, where he will lead efforts in heart and lung transplantation, as well as artificial heart and lung devices.
Lisa M. Schwiebert, Ph.D., professor of Cell, Integrative and Developmental Biology in the UAB School of Medicine and associate dean for Postdoctoral Education, is the 2015 Becky Trigg Outstanding Woman UAB Faculty Member.
Kenneth Saag, M.D., M.Sc., professor of Medicine and director of the Center for Outcomes and Effectiveness Research and Education, is one of a limited number of physicians elected into the AAP, a professional organization for the advancement of scientific and practical medicine.