An aggressive blood-management plan has changed the culture at UAB, leading to less blood use, more blood donation and better outcomes for patients.
Originally built in 1975, the Wallace Tumor Institute is the hub of the Cancer Center’s research and administrative enterprise.
Discovery leads researchers to redouble efforts to design a new class of drugs to treat diabetes.
UAB will have a record number of students living on campus this year for the fall 2013 semester.
Roeder’s early work played a pivotal role developing the foundations of DNA forensic inference.
Copes will explore how cultural narratives about types of drug addicts shape the personal narratives of individual drug users.
This unique Creativity is a Decision competition, now in its third year, is open to graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, faculty and staff.
The awards were presented in July during the 2013 STI and AIDS World Congress in Vienna, Austria.
The institutions named in the awards were selected on the basis of their demonstrated strength at promoting careers of young investigators in the areas of obesity, nutrition and statistical science.
The latest edition reflects the unique strategic management processes of health-care organizations.
Perry is co-director of The Red Mountain Writing Project and has worked in various capacities with the Alabama Council of Teachers of English.
Magnetic stimulation therapy is gaining popularity in treating depression and UAB researchers are now looking at a low-magnetic strength version that might be better and cheaper.
The funds are provided by the Mid-South Transdisciplinary Collaborative Center for Health Disparities Research, part of UAB’s Minority Health and Health Disparities Research Center.
The historic opening is the culmination of a $30 million renovation project to interactive, multidisciplinary environment that fosters increased collaborative efforts and scientific breakthroughs.
The one hour concert series will begin Sept. 5; the aim is to create a more relaxing, healing environment for patients, guests and caregivers.
Experience the music of Beethoven, Brahms and Chopin up close and personal in ArtPlay’s grand parlor, with a performance by Cicely Parnas Aug. 29.
Two film projects will debut on Aug. 28.
Helen Shores Lee and Joanice Thompson honored for community service by UAB’s Minority Health and Health Disparities Research Center.
Physician assistant students to use MedSnap’s mobile app to verify patient meds and prevent dangerous interactions.
The event is one of many during Welcome Week, celebrating students’ return to campus for the fall semester.
The School of Medicine will hold its White Coat Ceremony for first-year medical students at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18.
The paper is based primarily on data from UAB’s Spinal Cord Injury Model System Database.
Vattoth is a scientist in UAB’s Comprehensive Neuroscience Center.
UAB’s Liver Center will host its 9th biennial conference Sept. 19-20 at the Hyatt Regency-Wynfrey Hotel in Birmingham.
For teachers and parents of a child with ADHD, the beginning of school leads to new challenges and opportunities for learning.
Distinguished faculty throughout the college will present topical lectures on issues that range from cinema to math to racial disparities.
The Cancer Center will host free special events for cancer patients, survivors and caregivers Aug. 19-23 at 1824 6th Ave. South.