UAB researchers partner with the Michael J. Fox Foundation on a new study of Parkinson’s disease risk factors, including a reduced sense of smell.
Michael Warren is president and CEO of Children's of Alabama.
Standaert is director of the Center for Neurodegeneration and Experimental Therapeutics and the Division of Movement Disorders in Neurology.
A study in mice with genetic mutations seen in human Alzheimer's disease found that the feeling of hunger itself may protect against the disease.
Roberson joined the UAB faculty in 2008.
The professorship will promote research and education in neurology with a focus on Parkinson’s disease.
Awards were given in four key areas — clinical care, medical education, laboratory research and patient-oriented research projects.
The program features presentations from UAB faculty in epilepsy, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, chronic pain and stroke.
Newly diagnosed with incurable Huntington’s disease, Jef Alcorn launches a 200-hole, one-day golf marathon to raise money and awareness.
Neurology and pediatrics professor elected to national society.