Changes include creating a COO position, creating a new quality structure and implementing an Administrative Services Organization.
The award is presented annually to a full-time regular UAB faculty member who has demonstrated an outstanding commitment to teaching.
Ameen Barghi of Birmingham and Miranda Collier of Dothan were named 2013 Goldwater Scholars by the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship in Excellence in Education Foundation.
Jennifer Rowland and Nicholas Eustace will spend eight to 12 weeks at the KwaZulu-Natal Research Institute for Tuberculosis and HIV.
Links to take both the Employee Engagement Survey and Faculty Engagement Survey will be live beginning April 24 through May 8.
The School of Medicine rose to No. 10 in the country in primary care, 34th in research.
The center continues its pursuit of excellence in patient care, commitment to research and dedication to the development of life-saving treatments.
Anupam Agarwal, M.D., a noted physician, scientist and academic leader, has been named interim senior vice president of Medicine and dean of the School of Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.