Gail Cassell, Ph.D., former chair of the Department of Microbiology, told researchers at the 5th biennial Southeastern Mycobacteria Meeting at UAB that less than 10 percent of drug-resistant tuberculosis cases are being treated and untreated patients continue to spread the disease.
Adrie Steyn, Ph.D., examines tuberculosis through his joint appointments at the KwaZulu-Natal Research Institute for Tuberculosis and HIV in Durban, South Africa and the UAB Department of Microbiology.
The Department of Microbiology and the Center for AIDS Research hosted 100 researchers at the 5th biennial Southeastern Mycobacteria meeting in January.
Aimed at increasing awareness of the educational, economic and artistic benefits of the ASO to the medical community, Doctors for the ASO is one of two distinct professional giving societies of the Symphony.
The UAB Minority Health and Health Disparities Research Center is requesting applications for two research funding opportunities and calling for abstracts for an upcoming research symposium.
Watts, former dean of the School of Medicine, has demonstrated visionary leadership in education, research and clinical care throughout his career.
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.
Physicians and medical professionals at UAB have a new way to learn from others and share their expertise online.
Discount tickets are still available for Thursday's 6:30 p.m. game against Rice.