Students in the Music Technology program have been hard at work mixing sound for “Stakes,” a new movie by UAB grad Brandon Mason.
The courses are ideal for students entering a health profession, those who wish to learn more about health care or those enrolled in a health profession program.
In all, 11 members of the UAB SNA chapter attended the annual state convention.
Wilbanks earned his Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from the UAB School of Nursing in 2012 and is currently pursuing his Ph.D. with a concentration in informatics.
They were honored at the Scholarship and Legends in White Gala held at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham on Nov. 2.
Thompson is on track to graduate from the SHP executive doctoral program in 2016.
This is the first time an original work produced by the Alys Stephens Center will be developed and produced in another city.
Change in key protein unleashes natural defense against major kidney disease mechanism.
A UAB study shows early maturing in adolescent girls can increase aggressive and delinquent behavior.
Politics and religion are considered unsafe topics of conversation at parties. This holiday season, experts at UAB say avoiding one other topic – weight – can help everyone be more merry and bright.
A UAB study shows that minority, low-income patients with diabetes have low eye-care-utilization rates.
The fall 2013 BFA exhibition will be on show Dec. 13-20, with a free opening reception 5-8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at the gallery.
Optometry has dedicated its outdoor plaza to Frances Lee Hire, mother of Don M. Hire, a longtime supporter of UAB along with his wife, Marsha H. Hire.
More than 800 students will walk at the Dec. 14 UAB fall commencement ceremonies.
Santa just happens to have a lot of risk factors for diabetes, and UAB has some suggestions to keep him coming to town for a long time.

UAB kicks off a nine-day blood drive at UAB Hospital and Highlands Hospital.

Is a common type of heart failure an autoimmune disease?

The event, which features live talks in the spirit of the TED experience, is themed “Rediscover the Magic of Birmingham."

The SSMA is an inclusive professional community of researchers and teachers who promote research, scholarship and practice that improves school science and mathematics and advances the integration of science and mathematics.
Ford’s book presents studies of various kinds of liars, including pathological liars, con artists and people who deliberately injure themselves in order to fake illness.
Heaton recently developed a Department of Transportation medical examiner certification review course sponsored by the UAB School of Nursing.

UAB cardiologists available at Acton Road for diagnostic evaluation, consultation in neighborhood setting with no physician referral required.

Medical professionals worldwide can turn to a new UAB online learning channel for the latest in continuing education.

December 03, 2013

UAB names new chair of Biology

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Steven Austad, Ph.D., is the new chair of the Department of Biology.

December 03, 2013

UAB names chair of Social Work

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David Pollio, Ph.D., is the new chair for the Department of Social Work.
Thanksgivukkah: Rare calendar event means first day of Hanukkah falls on Thanksgiving this year, setting up for an exciting celebration, educational opportunity.

“Walking the Camino” is an up-close look at pilgrims from all walks of life as they attempt to cross country on foot along the path of the Camino de Santiago.

UAB marks the grand opening of Alabama’s largest nuclear magnetic resonance facility.

Weakened immune systems due to diseases like cancer cause increased risk of severe complications from the flu virus — experts advise vaccine shot, not mist.

PNP Therapeutics, UAB and Southern Research Institute work abolishes otherwise unmanageable human cancers in preclinical rodent studies.

Recurring themes emerge throughout Florence Nightingale letters, including health and sanitation reform, collaborative partnerships, advocacy for public health.

UAB researchers, a National Weather Service office and the state public health department seek to design an alert system that better protects public from extreme heat.
A bioptic telescope, and the expertise of the UAB Driving Assessment Clinic, can help people with low vision get a driver’s license.
New this season: Robert Cray, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Taj Mahal, Ailey II, John Prine, Light Dreams II and Steve Martin with Edie Brickell.

A national group of leading scientists, including one University of Alabama at Birmingham expert, says fewer people are dying of stroke, but the mechanisms remain unknown.



Callahan Eye Hospital is working to bring this Birmingham visual landmark back to its initial, colorful glory after 30 years of sun exposure.
The goal of the grant is to develop a new technique based on nanomaterial sorbents that allows accurate sampling of gases and vapors at low levels for measuring workers’ exposure.
This work will focus on a protein that is unique to the eye and is required for sight.
Callahan Eye Hospital was also recognized by Press Ganey for patient satisfaction in 2010 and 2011.
The UAB School of Education has launched a community learning collaborative with area schools.
The UAB Callahan Eye Hospital celebrates its 50th anniversary as Alabama’s only eye specialty hospital.
Join the fuzzy canine residents of Dogtown for four shows as they learn the true meaning of the season when a cat moves into town.
How does a UAB cybersecurity expert protects his own smartphone? Here are the risks you need to know.
November 20, 2013

Five flu myths debunked

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Researchers at Southern Research Institute and UAB tackle five common myths about the flu, and stress the importance of getting a flu shot.
Pristine Andy Warhol prints will join more than 150 Warhol Polaroids and black-and-white photos gifted to UAB in 2008.
New classes have been added at ArtPlay for every age group, and registration is open now for the winter/spring 2014 session.
UAB Concert and Chamber choirs and Brass Ensembles will perform with the Magic City Choral Society and Calera, Gardendale, Ramsay and White Plains high school choirs.
Proceeds will benefit the Zeta community service scholarship.
The event will highlight the hardships, trials and commitments made by the participants to follow the orders of the program and discuss how they continue to thrive today.
This year is the centennial of Proust's "Swann's Way."
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