UA System Board of Trustees approves renovations to consolidate and improve UAB student health and wellness.

13 UAB students won best of show and student awards for their work in graphic design.

The choir won in the “Song of the Year” category, for its inspirational remix of the R&B classic “Don’t Ask My Neighbors.”

UAB teams with philanthropic cruise to facilitate first live Adelie penguin cam to help scientists and students around world see the impacts of climate change.

Students in UAB’s professional schools team to screen elementary-age children for health concerns, learn about interprofessional collaboration.
Singer-songwriters Mary Chapin Carpenter and Shawn Colvin will present a special acoustic show together on stage at UAB’s Alys Stephens Center.

Agarwal’s appointment follows the Feb. 8, 2013, selection of former Dean and Senior Vice President Ray L. Watts, M.D., as the seventh president of UAB.

Diet is one of many potential factors proposed to explain racial and regional differences in stroke.

UA System Board of Trustees has approved the development of an Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at UAB, expanding the UAB Research Foundation presence.

Synthetic marijuana, known as SPICE or K2, does not show up in drug screens but can negatively impact kidney function.

This year's ArtBLINK will be held Feb. 23

Research seeks to find answers to help breast cancer survivors select exercise programs that best enhance quality of life.

Submit your message or dream in 40 characters and see it up in lights at the Alys Stephens Center “Lux Somnia: Light Dreams” festival May 2-3.

The show will be on display through May 17.

Speaker Mario Drummons directs the Northern Manhattan Perinatal Partnership.

The first Darwin Day Celebration of Science will feature a speaker and poster presentations.

The American Heart Association and UAB team up to present the Southeast’s first professional conference on best resuscitation practices.

UAB researcher awarded Department of Homeland Security grant to develop system for verifying mobile device provenance.

This year’s contribution brings the BCRFA's cumulative total donations for research at UAB to nearly $4 million.

In addition to her contributions at UAB, Vining served as a member of Alabama’s National Guard from 1986 to 1992 and is a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy Reserves.

Author Lynn Povich will give a free, public lecture on women in the workforce — exploring what has changed and what has not.
Enjoy a free early-music recital Feb. 10 featuring a newly refurbished Italian harpsichord, soprano Kristine Hurst-Wajszczuk and guest artists.

The ranking means that UAB’s School of Nursing has one of the strongest social media presences in the nation.

The UAB Collat School of Business offers a social media certificate program for graduate students.

The Collat School of Business offers both a bachelor of science in accounting degree and a master of accounting degree completely online.

UAB Hospital participating in Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services initiative designed to improve patient care, lower health care costs
UAB Heart and Vascular Services is celebrating heart month with events at UAB Hospital.

The conference is being held in conjunction with the citywide commemoration of the U.S. Civil Rights Movement in Birmingham.

O’Meally is the founder of Columbia’s Center for Jazz Studies and co-curator of exhibitions at Jazz at Lincoln Center.

While all blood types are needed, the shortage of O-negative is the most severe.

“A Letter Edged in Black” will be on show Feb. 4-23, with a free closing reception Feb. 22, which will feature a live music installation.

Richard Ford's book "Independence Day" was the first book awarded both a Pulitzer Prize and a PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction.

A new UAB study examines the role of starch as a means to control risk of diabetes.

Anthony Purcell has been appointed to a national public safety group's board of commissioners.

Consequences of believing in obesity myths: poor policy, misguided public health advice and wasted health-care dollars.
UAB’s Henry Panion will conduct the Blind Boys of Alabama and the ASO in a special concert to commemorate 1963 and raise money for scholarships.

UAB injury science researchers again recommend the use of protective helmets during periods of severe weather.

Clean, gently used ladies’ clothing, shoes and accessories can be donated to the Suits 4 Success drive Feb. 4-8 to benefit My Sister’s Closet.

The benefits of massage therapy are both physical and mental; while some are immediate, others accumulate over time.

The UAB Courage Network provides an opportunity for employees who are newly diagnosed to lean on survivors for support.

Being included in this registry means the treatment has been codified as a best practice.

Mönkemüller was awarded the prize for best peer reviewer of the journal Endoscopy.

The award is presented annually to an academic psychiatrist who has fostered the pursuit of trainee research within his university department. 

The group is dedicated to creating equity and reducing health disparities worldwide.

Johns Hopkins University has elected David B. Allison, Ph.D., to its Society of Scholars.

Four music students collaborated to form Iron Giant Percussion in 2010; now the group is a resident quartet at UAB.

The CrossRoads study is examining the effect of physical activity and diet on body composition in older adults.

Shake up your palate by trying these yummy, and potentially unfamiliar, foods as recommended by a UAB clinical dietitian.

The center will host its annual "Service of Rememberance" on Feb. 24.

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