Neurosurgical injuries following the April 2011 Alabama tornadoes tended to be spinal, not head or neck injuries in adults, but the opposite in children, according to UAB researchers.
Children and teens living in the Stroke Belt states are at about twice as much risk of stroke later on in life according to new findings from the REGARDS study.
Through his work at the 1917 Clinic, he has participated in several research projects that have been published in scientific journals.
The association’s mission is to assure the provision of quality health care to women of all ages by nurse practitioners.
The ADEA Leadership Institute will prepare Fellows for expanded roles in their institutions and the profession.
This award will provide support for Walker to serve as a visiting professor for up to six weeks at a foreign nursing school, twice, over the next five years.
Geriatric patients treated in a specialized Acute Care for Elders (ACE) unit get top notch care at lower cost, says new UAB study.
The Green and Gold Fund is managed solely by UAB students.
M. Jacob Baggott will oversee new student health initiative to include primary care, counseling services and health promotion.
A new residence hall and a consolidated student health center are planned for UAB’s campus.
Al-Farhan, an international studies major with a double minor in Spanish and communications raises awareness about anti-migrant legislation.
Researchers at UAB measure an increase in grey matter in the brains of children with cerebral palsy after treatment with CI therapy.
Half of Alabama’s 2013 Goldwater Scholars study at UAB – university total is now 17 with eight scholarship winners in the past four years.
UAB hosts a seminar to train exercise professionals in how to help cancer patients become physically active during treatment and recovery.
Proceeds from the Fiesta Ball are used to fund a competitive grant award for a young cancer researcher at UAB.
Patients with rheumatoid arthritis have an increased risk for shingles, but new research at UAB indicates that biologics – the newest RA medications – don’t worsen that risk.
Be wary of emails claiming to link to information about the Texas fertilizer plant fire or the Bostom Marathon bombing, says the UAB Spam Data Mine.
Perkins earned on of the first degrees conferred in respiratory therapy at UAB.
McCraney was the inaugural program manager for the master of engineering graduate track in the School of Engineering.
The scholarships will be named in honor of Virginia Bonds Black and Seth Houston McCoin, Jr., and Elizabeth Morgan McCoin.
The professorship was made possible by a gift from the United Therapeutics Corporation.
Prince earned his doctorate at UAB.
Michalek also earned her doctorate at UAB.
Safford is also the Assistant Dean for Continuing Medical Education.
Huh holds appointments in the Center for AIDS Research and the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Straughn first joined UAB in 2000.
Bourge was the inaugural holder of the former professorship.
She was presented the award during the 62nd Annual Scientific Session of the American College of Cardiology in San Francisco, Calif., in March.
Proceeds from the book will be donated to the Selma-Dallas County Public Library.
More 150 girls from 40 schools in Jefferson and Shelby counties will come to UAB April 20, 2013 to learn about STEM fields.
New study in European Heart Journal contradicts a recent study in the same publication, suggests evidence is lacking that digoxin increases mortality as atrial fibrillation treatment.
Bahemuka, a native of Uganda, is one of 20 health professionals participating in this yearlong fellowship beginning in June 2013.
Summer rental fraud is a growing problem; knowing what to look for and how to protect yourself will keep you from getting burned on vacation.
An ensemble born from collaboration in the Department of Music will perform a concert at UAB as part of the Birmingham Art Music Alliance season.
The lecture is one of several events in the UAB College of Arts and Sciences’ Civil Rights Commemorative series.
In an engineering feat, the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center installs a cyclotron unique to academic medical settings.