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.
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 ACP is the largest medical-specialty organization in the United States.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Krishna is also the director of the Central Alabama High Field NMR Facility.
Goodin was one of four researchers nationally to win a grant.
Tucker had previously served as chair of another American Psychological Association board.
Victor Darley-Usmar also directs the UAB Center for Free Radical Biology.
Being physically active is tough for people with disabilities yet vitally important for their overall health and wellbeing. UAB research is working to break down barriers.
UAB's holiday blood drive begins Monday, Dec. 10.