HIV/AIDS is the leading cause of death worldwide for women ages 15-44 years, and UAB serves as a site for the latest study by the Microbicide Trials Network, which has previously studied this new approach with positive results in other female age groups.
Michael Saag, M.D., spreads message from first book to TEDxBirmingham attendees; says three lessons can help enact change.
Cobbs offered founding leadership to the Division of Infectious Diseases.
Awards were given in four key areas — clinical care, medical education, laboratory research and patient-oriented research projects.
Because most years see low incidence rates of West Nile, vaccine research is challenging; UAB experts say reach for the DEET.
Pappas will be the inaugural holder of an endowed professorship in infectious diseases.