UAB Medicine-Leeds provides patients east of Birmingham a convenient location with ample parking and a full spectrum of imaging capabilities.
The University of Alabama at Birmingham increased enrollment this fall, with record numbers of both total students and freshmen for the second year in a row.
Built on the iron and steel industries after the Civil War, Alabama’s most populous city has evolved into a modern mecca of cool that displays its turbulent past, classic architecture and culinary chops with style.
This shiny new public space opened in 2014 to house art collections for the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
“On behalf of the company, I would like to thank our scientific advisors and all of our collaborators at the UAB who helped prepare and submit this IND."
They discovered study participants who maintained a healthy body weight over the course of the study were 41 percent less likely to have an increasing blood pressure with age.
From purchasing school supplies to making sure kids eat a healthy breakfast, parents play a major role in helping set the stage for success in the classroom. But some parents may be overlooking one critical tool for academic success: routine eye exams.
The University of Alabama at Birmingham and the city secured a $6.5 million grant to train over 925 people for technology jobs. Our first graduates are already in the workforce.
UAB Hospital was cited for opening a transitional care clinic inside the hospital to serve as a medical home for uninsured heart failure patients without a primary care provider.
The state-of-the-art $39.5 million building, which will be located on the corner of 10th Avenue South and 14th Street South, is a result of the rapid growth of UAB's undergraduate and graduate programs.
University of Alabama at Birmingham professor Sarah Parcak and associate professor Gregory Mumford have been awarded the 2017 Antiquity Prize by Antiquity, a peer-reviewed journal of world archaeology.
UAB School of Engineering professors received two of three National Cooperative Highway Research Program awards for research with potential to advance the construction, safety, maintenance and management of highway systems.
8. Birmingham — Its biggest industries are banking and insurance, health care, and logistics and transportation. Major employers include the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Regions Financial Corp., Honda and Mercedes-Benz.
The scarcity of life-saving organs for transplants has raised hopes for substitute organs from pigs, which have a similar anatomy to humans.
Researchers have identified a mechanism that leads to bone loss in older adults, an advance that may help develop therapeutics to treat the age-associated bone loss condition.
A major health problem in older people is age-associated osteoporosis — the thinning of bone and the loss of bone density that increases the risk of fractures.
UAB posted total enrollment of 20,902 for the semester – reaching its goal of topping 20,000 students by 2018 a year early.
The 160,000-square-foot building is expected to open in the fall of 2019.
These motivated students began assembling their highly energy-efficient, solar houses this morning at 8 a.m. and will spend the next nine days completing their one-of-a-kind houses.
University of Alabama engineering students along with four peer institutions in the state will take part in a German engineering exchange program.
New York-based Ballet Hispánico will stop by the Alys Stephens Center on Friday night with a mixed-repertory program of works by Annabelle Lopez Ochoa, Michelle Manzanales and Tania Pérez-Salas.
The 2017 Community Engagement Institute plans to bring academic and community leaders together for discussions on public health.
The University of Alabama at Birmingham presents Birmingham’s annual walk to celebrate recovery from addiction from 5-9 p.m. There will be live music, food and fellowship.
UAB and Innovation Depot are among the 42 organizations from 28 states that received more than $17 million to create and expand cluster-focused proof-of-concept and commercialization programs, and early-stage seed capital funds.
As one of 163 worldwide AEN fellows, Hallman was recognized for substantial contributions to emergency nursing.
UAB has partnered with Zipcar to bring self-service car-sharing on campus.
An American Heart Association panel, including two experts from UAB, says the same healthy habits that can help ward off heart disease or stroke can also help prevent cognitive decline.
This knowledge can provide targets in the search for novel bone-loss therapeutics to treat osteoporosis.
Known for blazing live performances, Cray is considered one of the greatest guitarists of his generation. His latest project with Memphis’ Hi Rhythm is a soul, rhythm and blues fantasy.
Reintegration into school has been a noticeably neglected area of focus in concussion research, particularly in comparison to research on return-to-play. When and how a student should be fully integrated into the classroom are just two questions UAB and Children’s of Alabama researchers are looking to answer.
Patients, visitors and employees are invited to meet vendors sharing many new brands and styles.
The free concert Saturday, Sept. 30, will feature a performance by UAB Department of Music faculty James Zingara and compositions by Matthew Bryant and William Price.
UAB Medicine has a long history of caring for patients with adult congenital heart disease, and the Alabama Adult Congenital Heart Program is the only one in Alabama and one of a handful in the country that provide continuing care for patients as they move into adulthood.
UAB’s School of Health Professions Junior Advisory Board is hosting its annual Dodging for Degrees dodge ball tournament Oct. 1.
Nearly 200 surgeons are expected in Birmingham as UAB hosts the second annual national meeting of the Society of Asian Academic Surgeons.
Physics professor Cheng-Chien Chen will use the fellowship to broaden his research in strongly correlated materials, which could lead to scientific advancement in the energy industry.
“The research enterprise can't survive without postdocs, so we want them to know that and how much we value them.”
A blue-light cystoscopy may detect certain bladder cancer tumors more than the use of standard white-light diagnostic testing.
The state-of-the-art $39.5 million building, which will be located on the corner of 10th Avenue South and 14th Street South, is a result of the rapid growth of UAB’s undergraduate and graduate programs.
UAB will be a fundamental player in the Alabama jurisdiction of the program, which has just five awardees, with primary goals of improving scientific research and building workforce capacity.
Hadiyah-Nicole Green, UAB alumna, will be recognized by GE in a Grand Central Station display for research in cancer treatment.
Red Mountain Park is a community partner of the UAB Benevolent Fund and one of the designated nonprofits to which UAB employees can direct their Benevolent Fund donations.
The free, outdoor performance, part of a month of ¡CELEBRACIÓN! events honoring Latin culture, is Thursday, Oct. 12. Free dance lessons start at 6 p.m., followed by the show at 7.
Join the fun and catch the Blazer spirit with festivities including the famed Gurney Derby Competition, Hoops After Dark, the Homecoming parade and UAB Football vs. Louisiana Tech at Legion Field.
The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama Endowed Chair in Health Economics at UAB is the School of Public Health’s first endowed chair.
Harlem in the ’Ham benefits the Healthy Happy Kids program sponsored by the UAB Minority Health and Health Disparities Research Center.
UAB has been awarded two of five national Gage Awards for quality and population health from America’s Essential Hospitals.

UAB Sustainability and partners recognized Publix Store 1520 and CCR Architects and Interiors for expanding electric vehicle infrastructure in Birmingham.

Gary Peters, Ph.D., has been elected president of the Alabama Association of Professors of Educational Leadership.
First responders are often unable to get to the scene of an active shooter situation, prompting the UAB trauma service to introduce the Stop the Bleed campaign.
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