UAB cancer patient Charles Turk fights a hard battle with a brain tumor, with the help of a loving family and a rare deer.

Leah Berkebile named Clinton Scholar; UAB sophomore with plans to practice medicine in the Middle East is designing an Arabic studies minor.

Callahan Eye Hospital introduces new laser technology to remove cataracts with unprecedented precision and control; expands availability of laser cataract surgery in Birmingham.

It’s three months into 2013, and summer is just around the corner. UAB experts offer tips on getting back on track with health behavior changes promised earlier this year.
UAB professors pens a book that examines black conservatism.

UAB Collat School of Business streamlines, modernizes MBA program, after years of research, with strategic course progression, specialty concentrations and collaborative student consortiums.

UAB students, faculty and staff and the community are invited to boogie down for a good cause when Dance Marathon kicks off at 7 p.m. April 19.

Henry Markram, Ph.D., founded and coordinates the Blue Brain Project.

Margaret Humphreys, M.D., Ph.D., is a specialist in the history of science and medicine.

The master class April 15 with Indian slide guitar master Pandit Vishwa Mohan Bhatt and ethnic percussionist Pandit Subhen Chatterjee is open to the public.

The IJM at UAB Justice Week kicks off Monday, April 15, 2013.

These exhibitions are the pinnacle of achievement for those students accepted into the BFA program at UAB.

UAB is the No. 1 university in The Scientist's “Best Places to Work for Postdocs.”

After 30 years and millions of miles, UAB’s Critical Care Transport Service is still going strong.
Ripped from the 1992 World Weekly News tabloid headline, “Bat Boy: The Musical” is a big-hearted satire, set to a peppy, pop-rock score.

She was hired as a joint faculty member in 2011 through a partnership between UAB and Glenwood.

In 2002, Manning became the inaugural recipient of the Ellen Gregg Ingalls/UAB National Alumni Society Award for Lifetime Achievement in Teaching.

Vines is editor of "Birmingham Poetry Review."

Standaert is director of the Center for Neurodegeneration and Experimental Therapeutics and the Division of Movement Disorders in Neurology.

As the number of children with autism increases, a UAB professor offers tips for parents new to its world.

A study in mice with genetic mutations seen in human Alzheimer's disease found that the feeling of hunger itself may protect against the disease.

UAB announces Eric Jack as UAB Collat School of Business dean; will target growth of students and partnerships.
For the first time, UAB has unified its academic and medical brands under a common tagline in a new, broad communications campaign.

An informational meeting and orientation for anyone interested in growing vegetables, flowers and small fruit at a site on campus

UAB representatives received several honors and were elected to leadership roles for next year’s Alabama YMCA Collegiate Legislation Conference convention

Equal Access Birmingham will host a health screening at The Lovelady Center on Saturday, April 6

Hemminger, a tenor and aspiring composer, and Valencia Callens, a soprano, have won awards based on their performances and merit.

Prematurity, low birth weight leading cause for the leveling off of infant mortality and neonatal mortality rates in the United States
There has been a lot of buzz about the weight loss benefits of eating gluten-free, but UAB doctors say it’s important to find out if you need to adhere to this way of life.
Students will enjoy a master class in clarinet and piano when Duo Pegasus visits UAB April 5; the public can enjoy a free concert that night.

This is the first time in the Launchpad event’s eight-year history there will be back-to-back competitions.

Violinist Inui and pianist Varvaresos will perform works by Mozart, Strauss, Schubert and Bartok for this intimate performance.

The UAB Percussion Ensemble and marimba artist Michael Burritt will perform with area high school all-star musicians in a free public concert.

UAB study finds lack of traumatic brain injury education among military veterans; movies and TV dramas spread misinformation.

With the NCAA basketball finals underway a voice can easily go hoarse from the yelling and hoopla; here’s how to prevent or care for it.

The 16-week program consists of bike riding and treadmill walking, as well as four overnight stays.

UAB was one of the largest recruiting centers for the CombiRx study.

UAB has 3 of 15 national UNCF/Merck scholarship winners honored for research work.

National Public Health Week will take place the first week of April and gives the opportunity to highlight advances across the nation. UAB will celebrate with many events.

AUTM is a network of more than 3,200 technology transfer professionals around the world.

The Drum Major for Justice Award is given to people who carry on the philosophy, vision and mission of the late Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.

UAB is studying a depression drug that may be able to stop suicidal thoughts in their tracks.

A UAB medical student’s summer project turns into published research that may change how some diabetic patients are managed.

Chronic inflammation can lead to chronic diseases, but it can be reduced naturally through the proper diet.
Spalding is set to perform at 7:30 p.m. April 15, in a free show as part of the College of Arts and Sciences’ Civil Rights Commemorative Series.

The reunion will give former patients and their families an opportunity to reconnect with staff who cared for them.

The goal for the UAB NAS Scholarship Run is to raise more than $80,000 in scholarship funds. The race has a new location, the Alumni House.

April is National Donate Life Month to spotlight the need for more families to be aware of the critical, ongoing need for organ donation.

Lazarre-White will speak about his new short film, “200 Years,” that honors the risks and sacrifices of Americans in pursuit of freedom and equality.

The second annual Sustainable Smart Cities Symposium will be April 3.

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