September 14, 2015
New UAB research demonstrates social factors that determine survival of younger patients with AML and present opportunities to improve outcomes.
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.
July 20, 2015
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.
June 11, 2015
UAB receives 2015 Women’s Choice Award for being named one of America’s best hospitals for cancer care.
June 11, 2015
June 03, 2015
UAB presents preliminary data indicating a significant savings in cancer costs by using a novel lay navigation program.
Pioneering cancer research at UAB will be presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology meeting.
May 13, 2015
UAB researcher awarded first joint AACR- TNBC Foundation Career Development Award focused specifically on triple negative breast cancer.
April 14, 2015
The UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center’s April 30 Fiesta Ball at Iron City will fund the work of UAB’s young cancer research scientists.
Cycliad, a four-week, 1,300-mile bicycling challenge, will conclude in Birmingham on May 3 with a celebration at Railroad Park and an opportunity for community riders to participate.
March 10, 2015
The commission will present awards for 2015’s Outstanding Women and present a free lecture by leadership expert Betsy Myers.
March 06, 2015
Hot topics in cancer prevention and control to be highlighted at national ASPO meeting hosted by UAB.
Donation from Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company and Protective Life Corporation will aid new disease-changing therapies in the ADDA pipeline.
February 11, 2015
Cycliad, a unique biking event, comes to Birmingham for the first time to support navigation services for cancer patients
February 18, 2015
Renowned UAB HPV expert Warner Huh says new nine-valent HPV vaccine has the potential to eradicate the majority of cervical cancer.