An interdisciplinary effort at Children's Hospital focuses on safe, effective ways for kids to lose pounds and avoid long-term health problems.

UAB Opera presents a double bill: Henry Purcell’s “Dido and Aeneas” and Benjamin Britten’s “The Burning Fiery Furnace” March 11-12, 2011.

Classical opera, trombone choirs, a clarinet retreat and much more from the UAB Department of Music.
The fifth annual Health Administration Case Competition was conducted by UAB's Department of Health Services Administration.

An interactive computer program helps some kids with autism spectrum disorders learn concepts behind facial expressions.

February 21, 2011

Cool the body, save the brain

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When Eldrid Primm went into cardiac arrest, his heart was saved with CPR, but what about his brain? Enter therapeutic hypothermia.

A UAB review of biologics, a new class of drugs used to treat conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis, shows that some are safer for human use than others.

There are 12 million cancer survivors in the U.S., but poor nutrition is increasing deaths from heart disease and other chronic illnesses.

The UAB Gospel Choir celebrates their upcoming national CD release Feb. 22, just before they take off for a London tour.

Loss of financial skills can be a warning sign of the onset of dementia in older Americans. When should friends and family step in?

“Songs for Sight,” a unique musical celebration benefiting people in Alabama with low vision, is scheduled for March 4, 2011.

February 14, 2011

Canon tapped to lead Radiology

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Cheri L. Canon, M.D., has been named chair of the UAB Department of Radiology effective immediately.
A group of Birmingham-area community advisors and young professionals make up this year's Leadership UAB class.

UAB neurologist will edit open access journal focusing on neurology, neuroscience, psychiatry and psychology.

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