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.
A new comprehensive textbook on neurological diseases and conditions from the desk of a UAB neuroscientist will be available this spring.
Harvey Makadon, M.D., director of the National LGBT Health Education Center at the Fenway Institute, discussed health disparities facing LGBT individuals.
Proceeds from this event will support MHRC programs to improve the health of vulnerable populations and disadvantaged communities in Alabama and across the country.
The latest rankings were released in the 2015 edition of “America’s Best Graduate Schools,” available online at www.usnews.com.