Family Literacy Week ends Friday, Dec. 14.

UAB Music celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Movement and the first signing of the Emancipation Proclamation with a free concert.

Strategic-learning class puts CEOs in front of students and vice versa; discussion topics include failure and dating.

The winning teams receive grant awards from $20,000 to $25,000 each, totaling $100,000.

The first graduating class included top leadership from health systems across the country.

Fully online program exceeds OSHA requirements, gives students a chance to learn best safety practices and earn undergraduate credit hours.

UAB simulation training using sophisticated mannequins helps students learn to work together in patient care.

December 11, 2012

MacDougall receives award from ADA

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This award honors a faculty advisor who has distinguished themselves in mentoring dental students.

Miller joined the UAB faculty in 2004.

UAB Theatre’s playwright-in-residence will have his adaptation of “R.U.R.” performed in New York City, with alum Dustin Cañez as assistant director.

Fouad is the first woman to receive the award.

Read is an internationally recognized leader in the treatment of uveitis.

December 11, 2012

Phillips earns national nursing award

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Phillips will learn about the legislative process from health policy experts in Washington, D.C.

Brendan Rice will speak at UAB’s commencement Dec. 15, then head to Africa where he’ll work with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

UAB investigators will examine new technology, including iPads, as better tools to explain research studies to potential participants.

UAB health care economists estimate benefits to Medicaid expansion under the PPACA.

Burdette is a junior business major.

Is a pleasantly plump Santa Claus a bad role model in a nation dealing with out-of-control obesity rates? UAB’s Beth Kitchin says: not so much.

The City of Birmingham and UAB announce partnership to commemorate the seminal events of the 50th anniversary of the U.S. Civil Rights Movement.

Sarah Parcak’s remote-sensing expertise uncovered lost sites, unlocked mysteries into the success of the Roman Empire.

New project between UAB’s 1917 Clinic and Birmingham AIDS Outreach will seek HIV patients who have fallen out of care and get them back in.

UAB study finds college students surfing mobile Internet while crossing street more than twice as likely to be hit or have a close call.

UAB researchers find spiritual coping a predictor of mental health in chronically ill youth; recommend clinicians assess spirituality.

The Department of Music is now an AVID Learning Partner, and students can earn professional training in a redesigned and upgraded recording studio.

Gearing up to start an exercise program — especially for those over 40 — can be filled with pitfalls. Experts at UAB say start slow and low.

Two new works created by UAB’s Henry Panion will premiere Jan. 20, 2013, at the annual ASO tribute concert to Martin Luther King Jr.
December 04, 2012

UAB exporting CI Therapy abroad

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UAB faculty trained physical therapists at a facility in the Czech Republic.

December 04, 2012

Harrington takes reins of MASA

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T. Michael Harrington, M.D., has previously served in a variety of roles in MASA.

December 04, 2012

UAB researcher named AAAS Fellow

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Krishna is also the director of the Central Alabama High Field NMR Facility.

Goodin was one of four researchers nationally to win a grant.

Tucker had previously served as chair of another American Psychological Association board.

Victor Darley-Usmar also directs the UAB Center for Free Radical Biology.

Being physically active is tough for people with disabilities yet vitally important for their overall health and wellbeing. UAB research is working to break down barriers.

Prediction of skin cancer risk improved by adding family and genomic data.
New clinic provides high-quality care with infusion therapy to Bessemer and Tuscaloosa-area communities.

UAB's holiday blood drive begins Monday, Dec. 10.

More than 800 students will participate in UAB’s fall commencement ceremony, which will take place at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15, at Bartow Arena.

Healthcare Leadership Academy provides year-long challenges to cultivate career success.

Celeste Stuart is one of 51 students nationally to win the scholarship.

Changes in how medical codes are assigned means a chance for UAB  health information faculty to teach coding professionals at hospitals.

The UAB chapter of NABA will provide free tax preparation for those who qualify

Take part in the UAB in China study-abroad experience May 13-24, 2013

November 29, 2012

Fight cancer with cupcakes

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29 Birmingham-area bakeries, cafes, restaurants and catering companies will sell designated desserts to support leading-edge cancer research

UAB teachers are learning new educational standards.

Lower your risk for a slew of illnesses — and save money — by having yearly physical examinations, UAB experts say

Alexander also delivered the 2012 Stanley L. Robbins lecture at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital in September.

Theatre UAB’s Cheryl Hall was named to the board at City Equity Theatre and will direct CET’s next production, “Ruined.”

He is a leading specialist worldwide in dynamics, energy and fuel efficiency, and mobility of multi-wheel drive vehicles.

UAB has qualified for the American Mock Trial Association national tournament 12 of the past 15 years.

The program’s goal is to meet the needs of children with deaf-blindness.

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