Neurosurgical injuries following the April 2011 Alabama tornadoes tended to be spinal, not head or neck injuries in adults, but the opposite in children, according to UAB researchers.
Children and teens living in the Stroke Belt states are at about twice as much risk of stroke later on in life according to new findings from the REGARDS study.
The association’s mission is to assure the provision of quality health care to women of all ages by nurse practitioners.
The ADEA Leadership Institute will prepare Fellows for expanded roles in their institutions and the profession.
This award will provide support for Walker to serve as a visiting professor for up to six weeks at a foreign nursing school, twice, over the next five years.
Geriatric patients treated in a specialized Acute Care for Elders (ACE) unit get top notch care at lower cost, says new UAB study.
Researchers at UAB measure an increase in grey matter in the brains of children with cerebral palsy after treatment with CI therapy.
Half of Alabama’s 2013 Goldwater Scholars study at UAB – university total is now 17 with eight scholarship winners in the past four years.
Patients with rheumatoid arthritis have an increased risk for shingles, but new research at UAB indicates that biologics – the newest RA medications – don’t worsen that risk.
Perkins earned on of the first degrees conferred in respiratory therapy at UAB.
McCraney was the inaugural program manager for the master of engineering graduate track in the School of Engineering.
Among the scholarships are one created by Dean Rod Nowakowski, O.D., and Debi Nowakowski, Ph.D.
The scholarships will be named in honor of Virginia Bonds Black and Seth Houston McCoin, Jr., and Elizabeth Morgan McCoin.
The professorship was made possible by a gift from the United Therapeutics Corporation.
Michael Warren is president and CEO of Children's of Alabama.
The professorship will be named for William J. Koopman, M.D.
Prince earned his doctorate at UAB.