C. Barrett Bowling, M.D., has received the Merck/American Geriatrics Society 2013 New Investigator Award
Agarwal’s appointment follows the Feb. 8, 2013, selection of former Dean and Senior Vice President Ray L. Watts, M.D., as the seventh president of UAB.
This year’s contribution brings the BCRFA's cumulative total donations for research at UAB to nearly $4 million.
Awards were given in four key areas — clinical care, medical education, laboratory research and patient-oriented research projects.
The latest edition of Best Doctors in America ® recognizes 325 UAB physicians — voted by their peers as the best.
UAB investigators will examine new technology, including iPads, as better tools to explain research studies to potential participants.
Black men and women have twice the risk of fatal coronary heart disease as whites, but the disparity could be eliminated with better risk factor control.
The program works to reduce avoidable hospitalizations among nursing facility residents.
Discovery may broaden clinical applications for a class of drugs that show promise for the treatment of familial breast and ovarian cancer.