UAB’s African-American Studies program “breathed life” into 35-year-old Chernell Bizzell.

Professor emeritus will be a representative to the United Nations.

UAB and the Red Cross will host a six-day blood drive starting Dec. 12.

Frame your behavior changes for the New Year so they become a habit, instead of forgotten until next year.

Early-stage trial at UAB will determine safety of antiretroviral drug delivery method.

Health Professions’ Harold Jones lost 70 pounds — very publicly —through his school’s weight-loss program and blogged about it all the way.

UAB students Hector DeSimone and Carrie Dunn are fall commencement speakers.

A low-cost intervention gives even the earliest preemies a chance to survive and thrive.

UAB employees named "Hospital Heroes" by local chapter of the Alabama Hospital Association.

Egyptian national votes absentee, hopes revolution gains are not lost due to Islamist election victories.

McGee was Arkansas' offensive coordinator in the last two seasons.

The UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center's annual report will be presented for the the community Dec. 12.

Being overweight at a young age could profoundly affect a young girl as she ages. UAB researchers examine the role of a low-carbohydrate diet.

The latest edition of the Best Doctors in America recognizes 291 UAB physicians — voted by their peers as the best.

Laboratory evidence offers new insight in blocking cancer cell growth with electromagnetic fields.

For the unemployed, a temporary job is a chance to showcase talents and lobby for permanent work.

A multi-department team of UAB brain tumor researchers has received a grant to take a systems-biology approach to treatment.

UAB’s Nicholas Price will head to Dubai to study Arab culture
Margaux B. Gilliam, M.A., has received the Society of Pediatric Psychology student research award.

Experienced science editor joins Media Relations to help promote the $460 million research enterprise.

UAB Health System inducted into the Healthcare Intranet Conference's Hall of Fame, among other honors at event.

Several UAB schools hosted health-care professionals from Zambia and Malawi in November.

The UAB School of Engineering honors 40 engineers to celebrate its 40th anniversary.

UAB's cardiopulmonary rehab program has been reaccredited by a national peer-review association.

UAB offers support group for patients with eye disease.

UAB earns the American Heart Association's new Worksite Innovation award, wellness recognition.

The board comprises young professionals who have been touched by cancer in some way. 

Learn about getting along, respecting others in this original sing-a-long play for families, back by popular demand at UAB’s Alys Stephens Center.

UAB doctors are helping Bill Matthews overcome epilepsy to become a world-class runner.

UAB wellness expert offers tips on cutting calorie corners while celebrating.

Carpenter, a Teach for America teacher and recent White House intern, will study the relationship between education and poverty.

Shopping is overtaking eating as the national pastime for Thanksgiving. Are shoppers being urged to gorge themselves unnecessarily?

A long-running treatment alternative for non-violent substance abusers helps reduce the jail population and repeat offenses.

Physicians first to use new imaging technology tool to increase accuracy in inoperable lung cancer case.

Get festive with funnyman Mo Rocca and mental floss magazine co-founder Will Pearson Dec. 16 in UAB’s Alys Stephens Center.

UAB will complete its campus cultural arts district when the spacious, new Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts opens in June 2013.

Explore hunger on a local and global scale at the Hunger Banquet on Nov. 21.

UAB research reveals infection risk for biologics is comparable to traditional therapies and may be better than long-term steroid use.

Perfect your comic timing, sew like a pro and create a smartphone app at ArtPlay when their next session kicks off in January 2012.

Neurobiologists move closer to long-term goal: undo developmental disabilities.

UAB’s Ethics Bowl team wins regional competition, headed to nationals.

Bill Neville has been inducted in the 2011 College Media Association Hall of Fame.

Kathleen G. Nelson, M.D., will serve a one-year term on the board of directors of the Association of American Medical Colleges.

Rodney O. Tucker, M.D., will serve as the interim director of the UAB Center for Palliative and Supportive Care.

Researchers were surprised that income, more than education, raised the risk of heart-failure risk.

Natural disasters made 2011 a loss-filled year. A UAB psychologist says plan ahead and don’t over commit.

Songstress Lalah Hathaway, humorist Mo Rocca’s holiday comedy show and a kids’ canine tale are coming to UAB’s Alys Stephens Center.

High blood pressure and diabetes can also lead to memory and thinking problems.

UAB scientist Timothy Nagy will race to raise funds for the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center on Nov. 19-20.

PurpleStride Birmingham will raise funds during Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month on Nov. 12.

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