UAB alum gets Jack Kent Cooke graduate fellowship.

Noted cardiologist and director of the UAB Heart and Vascular Center Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory died suddenly June 4, 2011.

A common combination screen proved no more effective than non-screening, but scientists are finding new ways to prevent and treat the disease.

A look at the part UAB researchers and physicians have played in combating the deadly disease, and what is to come.

You cried when they went to college, are you crying when they return home?

UAB research reveals a better way to protect newborns from cytomegalovirus, often passed to them from their mothers.

UAB and Specialists on Call are working together to introduce telemedicine for stroke care in community hospitals throughout Alabama.

Recent UAB graduate Grace Benton, 21, has won a $5,000 Phi Kappa Phi fellowship.

One fifth of people with HIV in the U.S. don’t know they are infected; UAB Hospital joins a national effort to decrease the spread of HIV.

The risk factors for stroke in the South also may be responsible for cognitive decline.

Sarah Parcak used satellite imaging to discover a hidden world that includes 17 pyramids and 3,100 ancient settlements.

UAB faculty members serve as president, president-elect of American Society of Transplantation.

Students can become social entrepreneurs in support of their community thanks to several anonymous gifts totaling $250,000.

Going online can be fun and educational for kids, but there also are potentially dangerous pitfalls that abound with summertime freedom.

UAB awards Advanced Placement scholarships to six Birmingham City school students.

From aerialist shows to Cyndi Lauper with Dr. John, the Alys Stephens Center delivers a brand-new lineup of artists, as well as living art and festivals.

Junior Kimberly Everett, UAB’s 2011 Truman Scholar, is UAB’s first Thomas R. Pickering Graduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship recipient.

Synchronized swimmer takes a break from the books to play a mermaid.

New research shows that reducing fat intake in our diet affects diabetes risk; findings were stronger for African Americans.

A mobile eye-care unit is rolling into the areas hardest hit by recent tornadoes to help storm victims.

Less expensive alternative just as safe and effective as common, costly transplant drug.

Recent University of Alabama at Birmingham graduate Holly Williams has received a summer research fellowship at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

A drug long used for adults with sickle cell disease could change how the disease is managed in very young children.

As UAB’s second Fulbright winner this year, recent graduate Grace Benton will teach English in Jordan.

The Alabama Vision Alliance has mobilized an emergency eye care bus for those affected by the storms.

UAB School of Nursing faculty go into community to treat tornado-affected people.

New research from the ongoing CREST trial finds gender plays role in stroke-prevention procedures.
UAB student Noora Siddiqui of Harvest was in her dorm April 27 when the tornadoes tore through the state, destroying her family home.

Mom celebrates Mother’s Day knowing she gave teen son gift of life twice.

A graduating senior almost didn’t make it after his brother died, but he found the strength to finish the course.
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