A drug already on the market for Crohn’s disease might help slow the growth of gliomas, the brain cancer that killed Sen. Ted Kennedy in 2008.
UAB hosts a major blood drive the week of Sept. 12-17, to boost blood supplies weakened by earthquakes, hurricanes and flooding.
A UAB professor is examining the credibility of 9/11 memories.
UAB medical professionals who were in New York on 9-11 when the World Trade Center was attacked remember that day, and the lessons learned.
Cyndi Lauper with Dr. John plus Rickey Smiley, Alabama Ballet & more: October performances presented by UAB’s Alys Stephens CenterWritten by Shannon Thomason
Do the eyes have it? UAB’s Discussion Book Dialogues series begins Sept. 15 with a lecture on emotion recognition in autism.
A UAB researcher suspects room temperatures contribute to flawed results on weight-loss drugs tested in animals.
Chelsea Thrash walks back into class months after suffering a severe spinal injury with help from UAB neurosurgeons, trauma surgeons and rehab specialists.
Clicking “Like” on Facebook could mean more music in the lives of Birmingham children.
Brian Mareno of Helena, a senior in the UAB School of Engineering, is the recipient of the Bruce Tucker Memorial Scholarship from the Mississippi Valley branch of the Associated General Contractors of America.
UAB’s Alys Stephens Center is presenting an open mic showcase for amateur musicians and the winner will take home a $150 prize.
An antibiotic can help reduce acute COPD attacks and improve quality of life, a new study shows.
Daniel L. Smith Jr., Ph.D., instructor in the Department of Nutrition Sciences in the UABSchool of Health Professions, has been selected as one of only two recipients of the 2011 Early-Career Research Grants from the Obesity Society.
The National Institutes of Health awarded a Phase II grant to Yogesh K. Vohra, Ph.D., a professor and University Scholar in UAB’s College of Arts and Sciences, and Vista Engineering for their work on a temporomandibular joint prosthesis.
Children need interested, involved parents to ensure they are on a path to academic success.
Richard Allman, M.D., has been named the medical representative on the board of directors of the Alabama Department of Senior Services by Gov. Robert Bentley.
Most kids go to the doctor for a general checkup before school starts but it’s important to remember teeth need a checkup, too.
UAB Cancer Care Network expands to Florida with Gulf Coast Medical Center as a new affiliate.
Adolescents who struggle to stay on task, are inflexible and have a negative mood are more at-risk for peer-influence on antisocial behavior.
Boogie with all of Birmingham when UAB’s Alys Stephens Center presents inter-ART-ive with Big Sam’s Funky Nation 6-9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011.
Experience Project Bandaloop Sept. 23 as they dance off the sides of UAB’s Alys Stephens Center in a unique performance to kick off the performing arts center’s 15th season.
Several UAB faculty will present papers at this weekend’s American Sociological Association’s 106th annual meeting.
A UAB alumni’s award-winning play, a mirthful fantasy about time-traveling Victorian ladies and the “Scottish play” are among offerings the UAB Department of Theatre will present for their 2011-2012 season.
One of three people listening to music were hit by a car in a simulated test of street-crossing distractions.
Study shows the Edmonton Obesity Staging System more accurately predicts a risk of premature death due to obesity-related illnesses.