The KBR funds will be used to grow the international student enrollment of the ASEM program.

Pioneering UAB physician Sara Finley, M.D., passes away at age 82.

Medical students at UAB turn to song, dance and art to raise money to treat the medically underserved.

UAB treated the first patient in the nation in an experimental lung reduction procedure for emphysema.

To date, the organization has awarded grants totaling $3,745,000 to the UAB School of Medicine.

UAB researcher spends $15 to educate 20,000 disadvantaged students in Bangladesh and India online; wins a Google RISE Award for his efforts.

Yakov Kasman to perform with the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony in Ontario, Canada, Feb. 22-23; on campus March 5.

C. Barrett Bowling, M.D., has received the Merck/American Geriatrics Society 2013 New Investigator Award

The ASC presents the American Legacies show, blending New Orleans jazz with bluegrass from the hills of Appalachia, together on stage March 9.
Recent UAB graduate Brendan Rice has received an honor for his work in helping to eradicate world hunger.

UAB researchers publish study that says exercise in moderation yields the best results.

Leading healthcare administrator Chris Van Gorder to give UAB Jordan Distinguished Lecture.

New UAB clinical trials unit makes participation in studies less stressful for patients and provides early access to experimental treatments.

The expedition's website highlights the research, daily trials and musings of the 2013 UAB Antarctica team.

American pianist Daneshpour will perform works by Schumann, Chopin, Rachmaninoff, Ravel and Prokofiev when she closes the UAB Piano Series season.

J. Iwan Alexander will be the sixth dean in the history of the School of Engineering.

Young Concert Artist Charlie Albright will perform in ArtPlay’s grand parlor, with a program that includes works by Shubert, Beethoven and Chopin.

The UAB Continence Clinic celebrates 20 years as a leader in research, education and clinical care for incontinence.

Repeat midurethral sling surgery can improve quality of life in women with recurrent stress urinary incontinence who have already undergone the procedure.

UAB departments most involved in rehabilitation science include Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Physical Therapy, Psychology and Occupational Therapy.

UAB has selected a dynamic class of young professionals to become its ambassadors.

Singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Brian McKnight, a Birmingham audience favorite, will make his Alys Stephens Center debut March 2.
The UAB Juried Student Annual Exhibition will be judged this year by Hancock, an acclaimed contemporary artist, who also will give a free, public lecture Feb. 28.

Shewchuk was given the Joseph F. Volker Distinguished Faculty Award in 2008.

Roberson joined the UAB faculty in 2008.

Matalon directs the Pulmonary Injury and Repair Center.

Kilgo also works with the schools of Nursing and Health Professions.

Keyser joined the UAB faculty in 1996.

Kay has held several administrative positions at UAB, including director of the Clinical Electrophysiology Section within the Division of Cardiovascular Disease.

Bakitas is recognized as an authority on oncology and palliative care nursing.

The position will serve the Montgomery campus of the School of Medicine.

The Regional Oncology Active Research (ROAR) initiative of the Southeast Cancer Foundation supports radiation oncology research.

The professorship will promote research and education in neurology with a focus on Parkinson’s disease.

David Hill Chesnut Endowed Professorship in Anesthesiology was established.

The division will develop innovative, totally online degree and certificate programs and professional study opportunities.

The center will be defined by interdisciplinary collaboration among UAB scientists, clinicians and educators with a goal of improving patient outcomes.

The award recognizes outstanding achievement in clinical research addressing health-care problems of older adults.

Assimos has been chosen because of an outstanding career in research, and for excellence in the treatment of complex renal stone disease.

“Sans Titre VII,” composed by William Price, will be performed at the Ohio conference by James Zingara, one of a dozen performances planned.

The Audacious Goals Challenge called for compelling ideas to advance vision science.

A performance by comedian Gallagher scheduled for Feb. 16 has been postponed. All ticketholders have been notified of the change.

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.

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