Traci Bratton

Traci Bratton

| This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Contact:
(205) 934-2040
traci@uab.edu 
A committee evaluating UAB had a 'very positive' visit in Birmingham this week and found no evidence that the university has not complied with accreditation requirements, Provost Linda Lucas said.
From SeniorJournal.com
Obese 70-year-olds may live as long as healthy weight 70-year-olds but will spend $39,000 more on health care.
Cardiovascular risks of severe pediatric obesity, assessed among adolescents participating in the "Teen Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery" (Teen-LABS) study, were published this week in JAMA Pediatrics.
The committee will identify and screen candidates, select finalists by the end of the spring semester.
Clinical interventions should be implemented to help cancer survivors make lifestyle behavior changes.
From Youth Health Magazine
Most sore throats are nuisances rather than serious matters.
Measles is a concern for everyone -- but especially so if you're the parent of a baby who's too young to be vaccinated.
According to new research, the predisposition to premature birth may lay in the fetus, not the mother herself. While this does not imply that any measures taken by the mother should be futile, it may lead to a paradigm chance in how the phenomenon of premature birth is addressed clinically.
The vaccine has the potential to dramatically reduce rates of cervical cancer, as well as the number of cervical exams a women must have during her lifetime, says Warner Huh, MD, professor and director of the University of Alabama at Birmingham Division of Gynecologic Oncology and one of the authors of the study.
sensomatic main imageYou may think your phone can already do everything, but UAB cybersecurity researchers are adapting accelerometers, GPS chips, gyroscopes and other sensors to make phones that can read your mood, eliminate passwords, protect your bank account and more.
Back to Top