Schwartz, a veteran and nurse, is the keynote speaker for this year’s Mental Health Summit, held Aug. 22.
UAB Nursing and Medicine schools tout partnership with the VA to improve health care for veterans and their families during May 13-17 National VA Research Week.
UAB study finds lack of traumatic brain injury education among military veterans; movies and TV dramas spread misinformation.
In addition to her contributions at UAB, Vining served as a member of Alabama’s National Guard from 1986 to 1992 and is a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy Reserves.
Family caregiver “boot camp” will offer strategies, resources to cope with traumatic brain injuries.
A service organization known as Vettes-4-Vets has created a permanent endowment to fund scholarships at UAB for current or former members of the military.
A Mobile Vet Center will make two stops at UAB this summer.
Physicians and caregivers need to carefully monitor decision-making ability in patients with head injury, say UAB researchers.