Previous data has shown that areas of the south — specifically Mississippi and Alabama – are the fattest in the U.S. But new data from the REGARDS study proves this wrong.
New marker predicts how resistant each patient’s brain cancer will be to chemotherapy.
Granger is an associate professor in the Respiratory Therapy program in the School of Health Professions.
Goodin, director of the UAB Biobehavioral Pain Research Lab, is a clinical health psychologist who specializes in pain-related behavioral medicine.
Pijuan-Thompson is the director and associate professor of the cytology program in the Department of Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences
Schwebel, director of the UAB Youth Safety Lab, researches the prevention of unintentional injuries of children and adolescents.
UAB Psychiatry is quickly becoming a top-10 program for mood disorders research and care with six new faculty since January 2012.
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.
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.
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.”
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.
Standaert is director of the Center for Neurodegeneration and Experimental Therapeutics and the Division of Movement Disorders in Neurology.
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.
An informational meeting and orientation for anyone interested in growing vegetables, flowers and small fruit at a site on campus
Equal Access Birmingham will host a health screening at The Lovelady Center on Saturday, April 6
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.
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.
AUTM is a network of more than 3,200 technology transfer professionals around the world.
A UAB medical student’s summer project turns into published research that may change how some diabetic patients are managed.