Dine for a Cure, to raise money for cancer research at UAB, will be at Moe’s Original BBQ on Monday, Nov. 16
Published in Service to Community
The Nov. 10 workshop will provide information and resources for lung cancer patients.
Published in Focus on Patient Care
With a cancer treatment that could damage her reproductive system looming, Jessica Sparks decided to harvest and freeze her eggs to keep her dream of building a family alive.
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The UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center ranked as one of 100 Hospitals and Health Systems with great oncology programs in America.
Published in Focus on Patient Care
October 16, 2015

Dine for a Cure

New fundraising effort, Dine for a Cure, kicks off Oct. 20 at Slice.
Published in Service to Community
UAB researcher reports that brentuximab vedotin may be effective therapy for older patients with Hodgkin Lymphoma who cannot tolerate standard therapy.
Published in Focus on Patient Care
Summary: Several activities are planned in and around UAB for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
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The three-year grant will provide graduate scholars with stipends and other financial and educational support to pursue training in disparities research.
Published in Faculty Excellence
New UAB research demonstrates social factors that determine survival of younger patients with AML and present opportunities to improve outcomes.
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Smita Bhatia, M.D., M.P.H., director of UAB's new Institute for Cancer Outcomes and Survivorship, explains how cancer treatments can lead to chronic health conditions in later life — and how "survivorship clinics" will help.
Published in Focus on Patient Care

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.
Published in Experiencing the Arts
The mimicry of bone cells by multiple myeloma is driven by overexpression of Runx2, the master regulator of bone formation.
UAB offers two national clinical trials with customized treatment for lung cancer patients.
Published in Focus on Patient Care
UAB receives 2015 Women’s Choice Award for being named one of America’s best hospitals for cancer care.
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A UAB scientist has received a prestigious international award for contributions to biobanking.
Published in Faculty Excellence
UAB presents preliminary data indicating a significant savings in cancer costs by using a novel lay navigation program.
Published in Focus on Patient Care
Pioneering cancer research at UAB will be presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology meeting.
Published in Faculty Excellence
UAB researcher awarded first joint AACR- TNBC Foundation Career Development Award focused specifically on triple negative breast cancer.
Published in Faculty Excellence
Elevated PARP1 polymerase in HER2+ breast cancer may confer susceptibility to PARP inhibitor drugs.
The UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center’s April 30 Fiesta Ball at Iron City will fund the work of UAB’s young cancer research scientists.
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