Renal replacement therapy performed continuously over 24 hours provides better hemodynamic tolerance, fluid removal in critically ill patients with kidney failure.
Grant to develop new interprofessional practice model for health-care delivery also expands health-care options for medically underserved.

Novel research at UAB finds that an optimistic personality style affects the amount of pain reported by people with osteoarthritic disease.

“The SCAR Project” and the “The Alabama Project” are two series of large-scale portraits depicting young women’s experiences with breast cancer.
UAB has been award a $28-million grant renewal for REGARDS, the nation’s largest study aimed at exploring racial and geographic differences in stroke illness and death.
Intensive lifestyle interventions can put Type 2 diabetes into remission, eliminate need for medication, according to a new study.

Flossing your teeth daily can improve your overall health — and your bottom line.

December 20, 2012

Teaming up to fight cancer

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The annual Bartow Classic will be held Jan. 12, 2013

Common, a sought-after speaker, will give a talk titled “One Day It’ll Make Sense” on Feb. 25 as part of UAB’s Black History Month celebrations.

The ongoing REGARDS study finds that a 10-millimeter difference in blood pressure can make blacks three times more likely than whites to have a stroke.

UAB health and nutrition experts say it’s easy for eating to get out of control this time of year, with long-term health consequences.

The cross-disciplinary partnership received a renewal grant from the DentaQuest Foundation.

UAB interim president, School of Engineering professor named NAI Charter Fellows for involvement in inventions that impact life, society.

The UAB Department of Music’s Piano Series features the world’s finest pianists live from UAB’s Alys Stephens Center.

Gerald McGwin, Ph.D., is also associate director of the Department of Ophthalmology’s Clinical Research Unit.

The ACP is the largest medical-specialty organization in the United States.

Visiting jolly old Saint Nick for that prized photo of your kids on his lap can be fun, but if your children are apprehensive, one UAB psychologist has advice on how to help them.
Morgan’s photographs on display reflect on cooking with her mother and her childhood neighborhood.

Interested students are invited to learn more about the epidemiology curriculum.

Professor says he has never had an intro-level sudent answer every question correctly for an entire semester.

UAB athlete came to Birmingham to get closer to dad and brother; but when dad died, the graduating senior found strength and family here on campus

Men are more likely to get kidney stones than women, but you can avoid the pain.

Family Literacy Week ends Friday, Dec. 14.

UAB Music celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Movement and the first signing of the Emancipation Proclamation with a free concert.

Strategic-learning class puts CEOs in front of students and vice versa; discussion topics include failure and dating.

The winning teams receive grant awards from $20,000 to $25,000 each, totaling $100,000.

The first graduating class included top leadership from health systems across the country.

Fully online program exceeds OSHA requirements, gives students a chance to learn best safety practices and earn undergraduate credit hours.

UAB simulation training using sophisticated mannequins helps students learn to work together in patient care.

This award honors a faculty advisor who has distinguished themselves in mentoring dental students.

Miller joined the UAB faculty in 2004.

UAB Theatre’s playwright-in-residence will have his adaptation of “R.U.R.” performed in New York City, with alum Dustin Cañez as assistant director.

Fouad is the first woman to receive the award.

Read is an internationally recognized leader in the treatment of uveitis.

Phillips will learn about the legislative process from health policy experts in Washington, D.C.

Brendan Rice will speak at UAB’s commencement Dec. 15, then head to Africa where he’ll work with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

UAB investigators will examine new technology, including iPads, as better tools to explain research studies to potential participants.

UAB health care economists estimate benefits to Medicaid expansion under the PPACA.

Burdette is a junior business major.

Is a pleasantly plump Santa Claus a bad role model in a nation dealing with out-of-control obesity rates? UAB’s Beth Kitchin says: not so much.

The City of Birmingham and UAB announce partnership to commemorate the seminal events of the 50th anniversary of the U.S. Civil Rights Movement.

Sarah Parcak’s remote-sensing expertise uncovered lost sites, unlocked mysteries into the success of the Roman Empire.

New project between UAB’s 1917 Clinic and Birmingham AIDS Outreach will seek HIV patients who have fallen out of care and get them back in.

UAB study finds college students surfing mobile Internet while crossing street more than twice as likely to be hit or have a close call.

UAB researchers find spiritual coping a predictor of mental health in chronically ill youth; recommend clinicians assess spirituality.

The Department of Music is now an AVID Learning Partner, and students can earn professional training in a redesigned and upgraded recording studio.

Gearing up to start an exercise program — especially for those over 40 — can be filled with pitfalls. Experts at UAB say start slow and low.

Two new works created by UAB’s Henry Panion will premiere Jan. 20, 2013, at the annual ASO tribute concert to Martin Luther King Jr.
December 04, 2012

UAB exporting CI Therapy abroad

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UAB faculty trained physical therapists at a facility in the Czech Republic.

December 04, 2012

Harrington takes reins of MASA

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T. Michael Harrington, M.D., has previously served in a variety of roles in MASA.

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