“Dowager Daughters of Transcendence,” a new play by Theatre UAB’s Cheryl Hall, picked for world premiere and 20 shows by Chicago theater.

Waugh also directs UAB's Center for Teaching and Learning.

UAB research reveals sleep-deprived adolescents experience more hits and near misses while crossing the street in virtual lab.

Alabama man has minimally invasive, robot-assisted heart bypass and a week later is able to drive his new motorhome to Talladega infield.

Seth Landefeld named chair of the School of Medicine’s largest department with 400 faculty and $100 million in research funding.

Five-year agreement focuses on improving delivery of health care to Northeast Alabama.

UAB will present Malcolm Portera, Ph.D., former chancellor of the University of Alabama System, with an honorary doctor of humanities degree.

Chow, a pioneer in RNA splicing and in the study of the human papillomavirus, is UAB’s second National Academy member.

Cancer survivors will be celebrated at a Birmingham Barons game June 1.

UAB health experts say you can shed some pounds for the summer by making simple — but safe — changes.

UAB Collat School of Business students reap national awards, Wall Street experience and big earnings managing half-million dollar fund.

Cancer researcher honored for outstanding care to cancer patients.

Dean Assimos named first chair of new UAB Department of Urology.

Steroids increase risk of bacterial infection in kids with juvenile arthritis over methotrexate or TNF inhibitors.

Tim Townes, Ph.D., was awarded the HudsonAlpha Prize for his work on sickle-cell disease and related blood disorders.

Linda Lucas, Ph.D., has been named to the permanent post after a national search.

The National Center on Health, Physical Activity and Disability will be part of the UAB/Lakeshore Foundation Research Collaborative.

UAB Jazz Ensemble and student Micah Braxton won top honors at the 2012 Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame Student Jazz Band Festival.

UAB football coach will host an introduction to the sport May 5.

Students' documentary films will be screened May 2.

Author appearance to commemorate National Donate Life Month.

UAB cancer researcher will use grant to study breast cancer cells.

After his broken jaw joints sealed shut, Alix Guillaume's mouth was locked closed for two years. Surgery enabled him to eat, talk and smile again.

UAB honors students place well in podium and poster presentations at system conference.

Honors student and incoming School of Medicine first-year receives award.

Two UAB undergraduates will participate in the Washington Center Internship Program.

Music created by UAB students for the show “The Caucasian Chalk Circle” earns Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival honors.

Brunsting will be an associate professor in cardiothoracic surgery.

Sasse will join interventional cardiology staff.

Leesar will be chief of interventional cardiology and co-director of the UAB Heart and Vascular Center.

Bruce Korf named president of national genetics foundation.

UAB distinguished professor named "Father of Modern Echocardiography" by association.

April 23, 2012

Iskandrian is editor of new book

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Directory of nuclear cardiology at UAB edited new textbook on the subject.

UAB student filmmakers will debut their tornado stories at the McWane Science Center on April 21.

Two alum credit UAB for preparing them for a Pulitzer Prize.

Two years later UAB researchers still working on Deepwater Horizon oil-spill solutions and measuring its effects on the community.

Biotech company developed at UAB wins economic development funding.

Experimental gel may mean better mobility for Parkinson’s patients.

Skimping on nutrition and proper sleep can blur your child’s focus on schoolwork, professor says.

Bachelor of marketing degree will include four subject concentrations.

Master's of engineering management degree will be offered.

April 16, 2012

Three programs change names

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Programs in Health Professions, Engineering and Education schools change names.

Nelson will be professor emerita of pediatrics.

Milby will be professor emeritus of psychology.

April 16, 2012

Endowed professorship created

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New endowed professorship in comprehensive dentistry established.

Elewski will be the first holder of an endowed professorship in graduate education.

Sanderson will hold an endowed professorship in cancer pathobiology.

Ponnazhagan will hold endowed professorship in experimental cancer therapeutics.

Heslin will hold endowed professorship in gastrointestinal oncology.

Professor and associate director of the UAB Aging Center will hold an endowed chair in psychology.

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