Dawn Bulgarella has been named senior associate dean for Administration & Finance for the UAB School of Medicine. Bulgarella has more than 18 years of experience in academic healthcare leadership positions, serving in a variety of positions at UAB and the University of Alabama Health Services Foundation since 1993.Most recently, Bulgarella served as executive administrator of the Department of Anesthesiology and the Department of Emergency Medicine. She has a bachelor’s degree in commerce and business administration from the University of Alabama and will finish a master’s degree in health administration from UAB next year. She also is a certified public accountant. She will begin her new responsibilities at the school Aug. 1, 2011. Bulgarella will replace Allen Bolton, who is leaving to become senior vice president of Finance and Administration at the Medical College of Wisconsin.
UAB optometrist recognized as a top leader in the contact lens industryContact Lens Spectrum names UAB optometrist in the top 30 most influential in the contact lens industry.posted yesterday 228 viewsMcCornack wins best article award from International Association of Language and Social Psychology
The article — rated on innovation, contribution to research on language and social psychology, quality of writing, and methodological rigor — was selected as the best among papers published over a two-year period.NIH awards more than $150 million for research on environmental influences on child healthThe University of Alabama at Birmingham will help investigate the influence of environmental exposures on children’s health from conception through early childhood.posted 5 days ago 1177 viewsSchool of Nursing professor and Ph.D. student receive prestigious research grants in their fieldPat Patrician and Ph.D. student Pauline Swiger receive TriService Nursing grants.posted 7 days ago 480 viewsUAB’s Yakov Kasman to perform one of world’s most demanding piano works as soloist with Russian orchestraThe Saratov Philharmonic Orchestra has invited Yakov Kasman to perform Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 2 as a soloist to open its 70th concert season.posted 7 days ago 1044 viewsRecord 19,535 students #ChooseUABRecord student recruitment and retention gains have vaulted UAB enrollment from a previous high of 18,698 in 2014 to 19,535, with key increases mirroring targeted initiatives to attract and retain freshmen, Honors College, Blazing Start, international and transfer students, and officials say it is just the beginning.posted 7 days ago 8290 viewsUAB expands elder care program to vascular surgery unit
A UAB nurse is working to expand the Hospital Elder Life Program as the focus of her fellowship with the Gerontological Nursing Leadership Academy.Gakumo among scholars chosen for NIA Butler–Williams Scholars Program
Gakumo among scholars chosen for NIA Butler–Williams Scholars ProgramUAB professor receives award for commitment to Birmingham community
The Vulcan Awards recognize Henna Budhwani, Ph.D., for her ongoing efforts to improve health outcomes in the United States and internationally.Book highlights differences in preterm births in America and other countries
Clinical and epidemiological data are combined with sociology and anthropology to better understand preterm birth in the United States compared to Canada, the United Kingdom and other Western European countries.UAB professor honored with distinguished appointment in geographical exploration
The Explorers Club chose UAB’s James McClintock for a fellowship in international exploration for significant scientific contributions.UAB research shows socioeconomic factors affect younger multiple myeloma patients' survival
A significant new UAB study published in Cancer shows that key socioeconomic factors, not race, affect survival of younger multiple myeloma patients.UAB Music announces fall 2016 season of free recitals and concerts, opera, gospel and choral performanceThe UAB Department of Music presents student and faculty performances, the UAB Piano Series with Eric Zuber, UAB Gospel Choir, Chamber Music @ AEIVA, UAB Opera and more.
Medical considerations for international travel
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A UAB expert recommends international travelers consult with a physician four to six weeks prior to travel and learn medical risks and how to prevent illness while abroad.UAB introduces new venue on campus for Art faculty to showcase visual research and interdisciplinary workSee works by UAB Department of Art and Art History faculty on display, and enjoy monthly coffee breaks with presenting faculty at Workspace, located at the AEIVA.posted a while back 1352 viewsUAB professor recognized for achievements in nutrition research
The American College of Nutrition recognizes David Allison, Ph.D., and his continued advancement of research in diet and nutrition.Advancements in aging research target multiple age-related diseases
Articles published today by UAB and its Geroscience Network collaborators explore new interventions in aging processes as part of an effort to increase the healthy, independent years of life for the elderly.New UAB public health/business program named top value in U.S.The dual-degree Master of Public Health/Master of Business Administration program, which is ranked first of 50 in the rankings, will launch at UAB this fall.posted a while back 3720 viewsTelehealth in Alabama: Changing how we practice to change lives
Broad telehealth accessibility in Alabama would provide unprecedented access to care in rural areas by eliminating the geographic divide and improving the quality of life for those with chronic and rare diseases.Dedicated clinician-educator tapped to lead UAB School of Medicine Huntsville Regional Medical Campus
UAB School of Medicine has named respected clinician-educator Roger D. Smalligan, M.D., MPH, dean of the Huntsville Regional Medical Campus