Capers and Singleton will have opportunities to share information on teaching, mentoring and research, as well as on building a career in higher education.
Fast, inexpensive gene sequencing needed to make possible personalized medicine.
Tanik brings vast experience in multidisciplinary studies and rapid-development prototype research to the department as it continues to expand.
Grant will allow UAB researchers to study novel therapies for pulmonary fibrosis, a deadly lung disease with no approved treatments.
Sumler, of Flora, Miss., was awarded $2,200 in scholarship money, after winning the Miss UAB title and the talent award for her vocal performance.
A staged reading of the 2013 Apsey Play Search winner, presented by Theatre UAB, will be performed Nov. 2.
UAB singers will perform in concert; ticket sales will pay for the Concert Choir’s trip to Latvia for the July 2014 World Choir Games.
Yang’s research focuses on a new class of drug – PARP inhibitors – that interfere with a cancer cell’s ability to repair DNA damage, hastening cell death.