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.
Tips for a great semester away? Take clothes you can donate when you leave, wear a money belt and leave cultural baggage behind.
UAB’s Alys Stephens Center kicks off their 15th season with an indie film, free party featuring Big Sam’s Funk Nation and Project Bandaloop.
Freshmen are packing their bags as they prepare to move into UAB’s residence halls Saturday, Aug. 13; classes at UAB begin Aug. 16.
Sixty percent of kids feel tired at school and 15 percent fall asleep; adolescents need nine solid hours, but most are sleep deprived.
More than 3 million athletes suffer a concussion each year in the United States; a new clinic, and new rules, aim to reduce the impact.
Lauren Beauchamp offers tips for saving money on a college student's budget.
Questions about age, diabetes, smoking and other health issues aim to identify people at risk for kidney disease.
UAB expert helps families deal with the stress of starting school.
First-ever interactome identifies how plant pathogens attack hosts; scientist who helped build map plans same work on human cells at UAB.