While the authorities have not released details of Lubtiz’s visual or mental health diagnoses, Mark Swanson, OD, MSPH, associate professor at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry, says one such vision problem that can occur with mental health problems include conversion disorder, a condition in which patients show psychological stress in physical ways.
UAB senior will research Alzheimer’s disease abroad through prestigious scholarship program.
Sessions for business executives will give participants hands-on innovation experience.
Students will compete for $10,000 in scholarship money.
Brenda Smith Myles, Ph.D., will present the 11th annual Glenwood Endowed Lecture at the UAB Alumni House on April 15.
UAB study suggests oil dispersant used in Gulf oil spill causes lung and gill injuries to humans and aquatic animals, also identifies protective enzymeWritten by Bob Shepard
Professional cycling is no stranger to performance enhancing drugs and, it turns out, amateur cyclists are following the pro lead.
The only program of its kind in Alabama, UABTeach enables undergraduate STEM majors to receive a subject-matter degree and accreditation to teach at the secondary level in a traditional four-year plan.
After restoration, Yaacov Agam’s “Complex Vision” once again adorns the Callahan Eye Hospital.
Senior Johnathon Lyons and junior Nole Jones won at the Southeastern Regional National Association of Teachers of Singing auditions and will compete in nationals in June.
UAB’s Chiasera cited as an emerging university leader by being named Fellow of the American Council on Education.
Early palliative care offers statistically beneficial effects on patient survival and family caregiver burden, according to articles published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.
Through international fellowships to study HIV in Kenya, Anna Joy Rogers and Nate Rogers complemented their UAB education with invaluable experience.
Coach Jerod Haase has signed a new, six-year agreement worth $1 million in annual compensation. “Our recruits and their families can rest assured that I will be at UAB for the long-term future,” Haase said. “Today’s commitment by the administration is a strong statement that UAB wants to be great in basketball.”