Sarah Parcak is featured in the February issue of National Geographic.

Kline has been a faculty member with the UAB Department of Ophthalmology since 1979.

Owsley is one of 33 doctors recognized as 2013 ARVO Fellows.

The ASEM program is the first and only Master of Engineering degree with a safety emphasis offered online.

The Critical Care Transport team has re-fit one of its three ambulances to make the vehicle safer and more environmentally friendly.

UAB’s Pamboukian led committee and helped write first comprehensive care guidelines for patients.
UAB’s Alys Stephens Center will present a performance by Eric Essix and a world-premiere work by composer Yotam Haber in September.

"Facebook's Top Cop" will be the keynote speaker at the summit.

The Camille Armstrong Memorial Scholarship Step Show and UAB Homecoming committees will host the tournament.

Business students will again help prepare taxes for filers who earn less than $49,000 annually.

The UAB Campus Rec to host youth day camp Feb. 18

Second annual Brass Symposium for high-school and college-level students to be held Feb. 8-9

The Campus Rec to hold wheelchair flag football game Jan. 22.

UAB's Community Week will be held Jan. 19-26, 2013.

“Complementary and Alternative Therapies: What You (And Your Doctor) Don’t Know Can Hurt You” to be held Jan. 24

A UAB health and wellness expert encourages positive weight loss efforts through healthy weight loss in small increments.

Julia Gohlke's proposed research topic has been funded for two years.

Using pages from romance novels and pin-ups, Derek Cracco’s constellation-like works explore society’s fascination with the sexes.

“Lessons Well Learned” pays tribute to the heroes of the Civil Rights Movement through song, dance, spoken word and poetry.

New study suggests reason for failure of promising therapy for acute lung injury, acute respiratory distress syndrome.

UAB’s Digital Media Commons will feature community stories during an open house on Jan. 17, 2013.

The play, by Academy Award-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black, is based on the case that overturned California's Proposition 8.

The online Master of Public Health in Health Care Organization degree at UAB was recognized in several areas.

Striking images of women braving breast cancer will be on display at UAB Jan. 7-31, 2013.

January 14, 2013

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The flu could be especially severe for the 39.6 million older adults in the United States.

Awards were given in four key areas — clinical care, medical education, laboratory research and patient-oriented research projects.

To prepare for an upcoming Study Away trip to India, UAB presents the Pathways to Peace film series Jan. 31-March 1.
January 11, 2013

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Sign up for the Jan. 21 Martin Luther King Day of Service

UAB alumnus Luis Pineda, M.D., and Chef Jared Danks will help cancer patients rediscover the joy eating.

Deadline for abstract submission is Jan. 15, 2013.

All full-time UAB faculty members and research staff are eligible to serve as principal investigators for this program.

Make 2013 memorable by following these UAB doctor-recommended lifestyle changes.
A UAB professor is exhibiting photographs she took at a 1979 Klan rally for the first time, in a new show opening Jan. 11 at Beta Pictoris Gallery.

McQuade is the author of The Encyclopedia of Cyber Crime and Cyber Bullying: Protecting Kids and Adults from Online Bullies.

Physical inactivity contributes to poor health, and UAB researchers have launched a study in overweight girls to better understand the risks for diabetes and heart disease.

The latest edition of Best Doctors in America ® recognizes 325 UAB physicians — voted by their peers as the best.

UAB expands its popular room service meal program to patients at UAB Highlands Hospital

Small changes can be easier to stick with and add up to better health.

Honor for VIVO Biosciences from The Scientist magazine highlights UAB’s patent-to-market success.

Non-profit agencies that provide service, education or research can apply for a Benevolent Fund Independent Agency Grant now through Jan. 18.

The Al Pacino gala invitation and Bob Schneider and Jason Isbell show posters created by UAB’s Alys Stephens Center have been named award winners.

The American Journal of Pathology is the leading global forum for reporting quality original research on cellular and molecular mechanisms of disease.

Franti, founder of the free music event Power to the Peaceful, will perform as part of UAB’s 1963 commemoration celebration.

UAB researchers report that making odd food mixtures brings drug-like emotions to binge eaters, potentially hampering treatment of eating disorders.

Area experts will discuss UAB and the City of Birmingham’s role in the U.S. Civil Rights Movement on Jan. 25.
Renal replacement therapy performed continuously over 24 hours provides better hemodynamic tolerance, fluid removal in critically ill patients with kidney failure.
Grant to develop new interprofessional practice model for health-care delivery also expands health-care options for medically underserved.

Novel research at UAB finds that an optimistic personality style affects the amount of pain reported by people with osteoarthritic disease.

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