UAB cyber-crime expert will be featured on NBC Wednesday.

Summer camp should combine enrichment and fun, one UAB professor says.

UAB medical students excel at Match Day, when graduating seniors learn where and in what specialty they’ll do their residency training.

An exhibit at UAB delves deep into an unlikely partner in the study of medicine — fairy tales.

Music students can learn from swing, blues, jazz pianist Philippe LeJeune during ArtPlay master class April 13.

UAB psychology professor will sign copies of his neuroscience primer Saturday.

UAB’s Center for Palliative Care is in an online battle with other hospitals for cancer grants from Lance Armstrong’s LIVESTRONG organization.

UAB’s AIDS program is ranked No. 9 in the nation among medical school specialties.

Turner-Henson has been recognized by the EPA for her work in children's health initiatives.

Emily Boohaker was recognized for her commitment to promoting healthy lifestyles.

Anne Alexandrov will help improve outcomes of nursing programs.

Wyss awarded the highest honor given by the Alabama Academy of Science.

Research suggests that a class of drugs for rheumatoid arthritis seeking approval this year could be effective against other autoimmune diseases.

Pain researchers are invited to UAB's 2012 gathering.

UAB will host a workshop on European Union relations.

UAB anthropology researchers will present papers at a conference hosted at UAB.

A UAB researcher has helped develop new guidelines for the treatment of patients with HIV.

UAB will launch a new internal medicine residency program in Huntsville this summer to help meet the growing need for primary-care physicians.

Daylight-saving time is hard on the heart.

Gee was a businessman, teacher and mentor.

Reddy has vision for dentistry’s future in his sights.

UAB president and interim provost given engineering awards.

The new procedure means some patients with congenital heart defects can avoid open heart surgery.

UAB launches statewide initiative to investigate, prosecute cyber-criminals accustomed to flying below the radar.

“Special Equestrians, Special People” is the next free lecture in UAB’s Discussion Book Dialogues series, focusing on autism.

Just in time for spring, ArtPlay offers weekly class on growing creative gardens, no matter how small the space.

UAB launches new Alzheimer’s trial, looking for study participants with mild to moderate disease.

UAB researcher will study the possible connection between cholesterol and kidney function in lupus patients.

UAB's fifth recipient of the Critical Languages Scholarship in three years will study Chinese.

People with a traumatic brain injury may need help managing their finances in the months following injury, UAB researchers say.

UAB Honors Program has 2 of 15 students chosen for national scholarship to conduct neuroscience and pharmacology research.

U.S. Surgeon General, a UAB alumna, brings her vision for a healthy and fit nation to campus March 1.

February 22, 2012

Got Brains?

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Events for kids and adults during Brain Awareness Week at the McWane Science Center.

The event will be a day of collaboration among faculty, clinicians, postdocs and students with an interest in basic and clinical immunology.

Ebony Hinton will teach public school in Miami’s low-income area for two years.

New technology will make its debut at the School of Engineering Open House Feb. 26.

UAB study reveals loss of sales and use tax from online purchases costs Alabama revenue, thousands of jobs each year.

UAB study finds kids with ADHD rejected by peers may smoke, drink and behave poorly in early adolescence, anxious behavior continues beyond.

Works by School of Medicine students, residents and faculty will be on display through May 11.

The Pink Floyd Experience brings the band’s sensory live show, hits and classic album, “Wish You Were Here,” to UAB’s Alys Stephens Center.

The traditional art of Japanese drumming gets an exciting contemporary twist with a new show presented by UAB’s Alys Stephens Center.

UAB researcher explores use of antibody mechanism in platelet production that may reduce ovarian cancer progression.

UAB students are working to develop assays — like apps for an iPhone — for one of the nation’s leading biotechnology companies.

Local artists will create masterpieces in 90 minutes for silent auction to benefit cancer patients, support research.

She explained the Mona Lisa’s smile. On March 13, neurobiologist Margaret Livingstone will explain “What Art Can Tell Us About The Brain.”

Parkinson’s researchers from UAB and UA may have unlocked the secrets of a gene that seems to have a protective effect against the disease.

UAB scientists say helmets could greatly reduce the number of head traumas, or even death, in a tornado; Noah Stewart wore one when a tornado took him airborne.

Birmingham leaders in business, non-profit and community service selected to become UAB ambassadors.

Children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis are at an increased risk for cancer, but a drug suspected of contributing to that risk may not be the culprit.

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