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