UAB experts say that while physical activity is necessary for both men and women, there are gender-specific benefits that women need to know.
Events will be held across the Birmingham area for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
UAB research team finds protein TLR9 holds key to predicting survival and aggressiveness of triple negative breast cancer.
The Women's Basketball team will raise awareness for breast cancer research on Feb. 19 against Marshall.
The Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama endowed a new research professorship through its gift to the Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Forero-Torres will be the first holder of a professorship position endowed by the O'Neal-Sokol Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama.
Associate dean for research and professor in the School of Nursing
Areas of expertise: Psychoeducational support intervention for rural breast cancer survivors, cancer-related fatigue, lymphedema and pain
Professor of hematology/oncology and senior scientist in the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center
Areas of expertise: breast cancer, triple-negative breast cancer