UAB’s Chiasera cited as an emerging university leader by being named Fellow of the American Council on Education.

The runx2 master transcription factor functions differently in chondrocytes and osteoblasts, two key cells in bone formation.

Early palliative care offers statistically beneficial effects on patient survival and family caregiver burden, according to articles published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.

Through international fellowships to study HIV in Kenya, Anna Joy Rogers and Nate Rogers complemented their UAB education with invaluable experience.

First impressions matter, so keep your social media accounts and your reputation clean and classy when searching for a job.

Similar to the ancient Greek legend of the Trojan horse, platelets in a transgenic mouse deliver a life-saving enzyme.
The future for babies born with hypoplastic left-heart syndrome depends to a great extent upon additional cardiac issues that may not be fully known until after birth.
Researcher’s approach allows the phone’s weakest security component — the user — to become its strongest defender.

Coach Jerod Haase has signed a new, six-year agreement worth $1 million in annual compensation. “Our recruits and their families can rest assured that I will be at UAB for the long-term future,” Haase said. “Today’s commitment by the administration is a strong statement that UAB wants to be great in basketball.”




American Institute of Chemical Engineers grants service award to Peters.
Lisa Tamiris Becker directs a research center like no other at UAB—the Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts, which explores the meaning, context, and history of art from around the world. Get to know Birmingham’s newest cultural ambassador as she pursues artistic breakthroughs and previews upcoming exhibitions in UAB Magazine.
Experts from around the country gathered at UAB recently to discuss robotic arms, neural prostheses and other breakthrough technologies that link thought with actions.

Campus enhancements taking shape as construction progresses for new facilities and outdoor spaces.
Curtis A. Carver Jr., Ph.D., comes to UAB from the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia, where he served as vice chancellor and chief information officer.
More than 20,000 students included in plan to educate the next generation of engineers.
This non-residential day camp is designed for high school students interested in creative writing for personal enrichment, as preparation for university work and as an introduction to creative writing as a career field.
The UAB Music Technology Summer Camps are one-week camps that allow students to learn to use computers for the creation, performance and study of music.
March 23, 2015

Athletic camps at UAB

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Information on athletic camps at UAB, including football, basketball, baseball, softball and more is online.
This program offers 10 themed weeks throughout the summer, starting June 1.
Each day offers a new discovery with the end of camp featuring the campers’ very own art show.
Camp three is the three-week Master Camp and offers older campers an extra week for master classes, leading up to the two weeks when campers will mount the fully staged musical production.
The Materials Camp will consist of interactive lectures with hands-on laboratory sessions, a field trip to a local foundry and a multiple-day engineering design project.
Learn what forensic scientists and crime scene investigators do, and receive hands-on training by collecting evidence, dusting for fingerprints, searching for blood stains, analyzing DNA evidence, interpreting DNA profiles, and examining flies and maggots.
Instruction for all levels of percussion students interested in marching percussion, no experience needed.
ArtPlay’s award-winning visual arts camp offers classes in drawing, painting, sculpture, crafts and more.
Campers learn theater games, improvisation, warm-ups, dance, vocal exercises, voice and diction, terminology, acting, and stage production, all while developing a character and rehearsing for a fully staged musical production at the end of camp.
This camp is for serious music students who enthusiastically participate in every theory class, sectional, convocation, rehearsal, elective class and evening activity.
Campers will be introduced to many aspects of musical theater with a variety of fun classes.
This professional-level intensive will prepare high school students to audition for elite college musical theater training programs.
Instruction for beginning percussion students, no experience needed. Students with school band or private lesson experience up to one year will be accepted.


On “Wallflower,” Krall has recorded a collection of songs from the 1960s to today. This show is expected to sell out; a limited number of tickets are still available.
Cycliad, a four-week, 1,300-mile bicycling challenge, will conclude in Birmingham on May 3 with a celebration at Railroad Park and an opportunity for community riders to participate.
UAB student will study foreign language and culture abroad through a U.S. Department of State scholarship program.
WBHM to host “Issues & Ales: Heroin in Alabama” on March 24.
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.
“Avenue Q” is hilarious, irreverent and definitely not for children. “Muppet”-style puppets, alongside human actors, star in this sweetly satiric coming-of-age parable.
Benjamin, who served as the 18th U.S. Surgeon General, spoke during a dinner presentation at the 10th annual Health Disparities Research Symposium at UAB on Tuesday.
Dr. Dean Sicking, who invented the Steel and Foam Energy Reduction barrier with a group of engineers while at the University of Nebraska in 2002, is now with the University of Alabama at Birmingham and maintains a test facility at Barber. He's considered an unofficial consultant at Barber, Whitt said, and his safety recommendations are heeded.
From The Boston Globe
Dr. Gregory G. Davis, chief medical examiner of Jefferson County in Alabama and a professor at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, also described a significantly limited supply of medical examiners nationwide. He estimated there are between 400 and 450 forensic pathologists across the country, and that ideally there should be 800 to 900 medical examiners to handle the workload.
UAB honor society for students, professional counselors and counselor educators receives two national awards.
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.
Advances in glaucoma therapies, including powerful eye drops and minimally invasive laser surgeries, mean few patients today would lose their vision if they were treated in time.
At the center of this high-potential research is the Alabama Drug Discovery Alliance (ADDA), a unique collaboration between development teams at Southern Research and the University of Alabama at Birmingham. The ADDA provides the infrastructure and support to expedite the search for new insights and treatments.
The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) National Alumni Society has announced the UAB Excellence in Business Top 25 Class for 2015.
UAB proved the adage 'age ain't nothing but a number' right, downing veteran -laden Western Kentucky in thrilling fashion Thursday night to advance to move on in the 2015 Conference USA men's basketball tournament.
From Forbes.com
This year alone, one billion smartphones are predicted to be sold. Yes kids that’s a 1 with nine zeroes behind it. That’s nearly twice as many the numbers of personal devices, according to an infographic generated by the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Online Masters in Management Information Systems.
From Business Newsa Daily
While internships have become an essential component of the job search process, landing one that provides you with the experience you need is easier said than done.
“You really can’t predict what kind of pain someone has with chronic pancreatitis based upon the CT scan,” C. Mel Wilcox, MD, from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, told Healio Gastroenterology.
Faisal Shuaib, M.D., Dr.P.H., who led successful Ebola containment efforts in Nigeria, has been appointed to a six-man independent expert committee.
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