Parents beware: Children’s eye injuries, often from organized sports or swimming, go up in summer.

A Department of Neurosurgery, effective Oct. 1, 2013, will increase the profile of an internationally renowned program.

The new center will replace the Hill University Center (HUC) at the corner of University Boulevard and 14th Street and is expected to be complete for the Fall 2015 semester.

“Arrive Alive: Stop the Texts – Stop the Wrecks!” to be held June 24.

UAB Wellness is conducting “Green Screens” every Friday this summer to help gauge cardiovascular health and provide direction when setting achievable health goals.

Only 61 percent of adults with high cholesterol were aware of their diagnosis, according to the study.

NAPSW promotes and supports excellence in perinatal social work to maximize healthy outcomes for babies and their families.

In this preliminary analysis, the study treatment neither built up in organs and nor destroyed the bone marrow’s ability to make blood cells.

The multiyear program, which provides experience in six finance roles, is designed to cultivate skills in team management, business development and financial analysis.

Ophthalmologists at the UAB Callahan Eye Hospital say fireworks are best left to the professionals.

The event is sponsored by the UAB Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Medicine and Division of CME.

UAB faculty and alumni will discuss topics in occupational health at this two-day event.

UAB Music presents free summer concerts including a patriotic Fourth of July show, while the Gospel Choir concert offers a taste of the islands.

The conference will feature current trends in the field as they relate to fertility and cancer, radiation therapy, fatigue syndrome, survivorship and palliative care.

An abnormal heartbeat, known as atrial fibrillation, is associated with memory and thinking problems, according to new published research.

A UAB professor offers a checklist for safe play at indoor playgrounds.

Meneses’ research focus is cancer survivorship and interventions to improve quality of life in cancer survivors and their families.

The manual, which has been an important source of forensic dentistry information for more than 20 years, provides comprehensive and up-to-date information.

The award cites Polhill’s work in developing and implementing employee blood collections at UAB beginning in 2007.

“Beyond Sound, the College and Career Guide in Music Technology” offers information on school programs and advice from professionals in the music industry.

June 04, 2013

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The Gerontological Society of America is the nation’s largest interdisciplinary organization devoted to the field of aging.

Genetic marker promises to avert severe side effects for African Americans taking blood thinner.

UAB Neurology adds to evidence that massive, second-wave reaction kills nerve cells.

CengageBrain's Top TA competition allowed college students to recognize the TAs who made the greatest impacts on their educations.

The UAB Diabetes Research Center is part of nationwide study on benefits and risks of four widely used diabetes drugs in combination with metformin.

UAB’s Alys Stephens Center will present Josh Ritter and the Royal City Band June 29, with the possibility of adding a second show later that night.

This year’s event drew over 850 students from 27 different high schools around Alabama.

The accreditation demonstrates UAB’s commitment to delivering the highest quality care for its bariatric surgery patients.

More than 5,000 people responded to the magazines’ online survey and entered the businesses and services they thought were the best in 81 categories.

Ferniany has lead UAB Health since 2008.

The conference and exhibits will focus on developments in defense, power, energy, transportation, infrastructure and emerging applications.

The conference will address model population/system-based interventions and direct client programs and services that are being implemented throughout the United States.

There’s been a string of large, deadly tornadoes impacting the United States in recent years, and UAB researchers say benefits of preparation trump previous false alarms.

With this program, 3M’s PSD awards each winner a $5,000 scholarship and attendance to the 2013 American Industrial Hygiene conference & exposition (AIHce) in Montreal, Quebec.

The competition is designed to encourage students to conduct original research and to be reviewed by their peers.

Quarker has more than eight years of combined political and public policy experience.

Bain, in addition to her residency, is finalizing her doctoral dissertation.

A graduate student and seven undergraduates were recognized.

John F. Amos, O.D., who joined the UAB faculty in 1972 and served as the School of Optometry dean from 2000-2009, will join elite group of optometrists.

UAB students present a play as part of the community stories captured in The Imaginarium Chronicles service project to remind of the need for dementia care for the aging population.

Work may provide insight into drug design for autism, movement disorders.

It seems logical that a preventive check-up will deter cavities and other costly dental problems in children, but new UAB research shows otherwise.

The UAB School of Dentistry received more funding from the National Institutes of Health in 2012 than any other school of dentistry in the nation.

ArtPlay will host Leah Tubbs, founder of New York City’s ModArts Dance Collective, in residency June 3-June 21, 2013. 

UAB medical students host free health screening on May 25

Drowning is the leading cause of injury, death in young children; a UAB expert shared simple steps to prevent accidents.
Research from the UAB School of Public Health shows that patients with chronic kidney disease may improve their health by making lifestyle behavior changes.
Partridge was honored for his exceptional talents and his commitment to make progress towards finishing the fight against cancer.
The work, by UAB Music’s William Price, was selected for inclusion in the two-day festival based on an international open call for works.

Blending invention with necessity, UAB professionals use a little ingenuity to help a patient prepare for a lung transplant.

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