Scratch Day, an annual, worldwide observance of the Scratch computer programming language will be held Saturday, May 19, 2012.

UAB study finds multi-tasking teens using media almost all day, each day; sleep is disrupted and parents are kept in the dark

UAB’s community of honor students and artists drew aspiring poet to campus.

Two UAB departments unite to become integrated research team.

Swift treatment in the UAB First Episode Clinic leads to better outcomes for patients, families.

Undergraduate researcher given top honors from College of Arts and Sciences.

A UAB music student ensemble, invited to perform at an international music conference, will perform new works by UAB music faculty.

Early study finds brighter fluorescent lights prevent myopia.

Newer, less used risk predictor for diagnosing kidney disease is better, costs same as more common, less accurate test.

Competition to develop community-based health programs culminates Thursday with celebration event.

It’s Healthy Vision Month, and UAB ophthalmologists say that early detection of eye diseases plays a major part in successful treatment.

“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.

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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.

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