About half of American hospitals have some form of arts programming, usually art or music therapy. Now a growing number of medical centers — UAB Hospital is the first in Alabama — are implementing the more comprehensive AIM model.
A UAB study examines whether bipolar disorder can be treated with monthly rather than daily doses of a drug to boost compliance – now enrolling patients.
UAB Psychiatry is quickly becoming a top-10 program for mood disorders research and care with six new faculty since January 2012.
The award is presented annually to an academic psychiatrist who has fostered the pursuit of trainee research within his university department.
Novel research at UAB finds that an optimistic personality style affects the amount of pain reported by people with osteoarthritic disease.
UAB study finds college students surfing mobile Internet while crossing street more than twice as likely to be hit or have a close call.
More than a dozen infectious diseases are preventable, and children should be vaccinated to protect themselves and others.
Shelton joined the UAB faculty on Feb. 1 to hold a chair in psychiatry.