The informal talks are held the first Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. in the Mervyn Sterne Library Henley Room. For more information, contact Jennifer Young at email@example.com or 205-975-5328.
Alabama Organ Center to host first Donate Life Gospel Celebration on Aug. 13Donate Life Gospel Celebration will combine uplifting spiritual song and heartwarming testimonies by transplant recipients and donor families.
Hot enough for ya? Tips to handle the heat from UAB Emergency MedicineHeat illness can be a serious matter, say UAB emergency physicians. Be prepared, and be safe.posted 6 days ago 1486 viewsPeace, Love, Donate. Summer blood drive underway at UABIt’s an opportunity for peace, love and blood donation with the UAB/Red Cross Blood Drive.posted 14 days ago 748 viewsPaintFest America, a community art project, comes to UAB on July 14PaintFest America, a nationwide tour engaging cancer communities in the healing power of art, visits UAB on July 14.
- Event Date August 13
Register today for annual Alabama Telehealth Summit, coming to UAB on Aug. 9The Alabama-focused summit will showcase how telehealth is impacting and transforming the delivery of health care around the state
- Event Date July 14
Eating for wellness: Can a change in diet improve your health?Developing and maintaining a healthy relationship with food is a lifelong pursuit, not a sprint to the finish line. Start by eating real foods that you enjoy, and feed your body in a way that optimizes your own health.posted 25 days ago 2901 viewsLikelihood of widespread Zika outbreak in United States lowHigh mosquito and human population densities, combined with mosquito breeding conditions, are the central cause for Zika virus.posted 26 days ago 2346 viewsUAB employees raise more than $2 million to support local nonprofits, co-workers in times of needA record $2,006,063 was pledged for this year’s campaign, which will help provide financial assistance to more than120 nonprofits in the Birmingham community.posted a while back 1667 viewsThe blinding truth – fireworks and the dangers they pose to your eyesThousands of people, many of them children, suffer eye injuries from fireworks each year in the United States. UAB ophthalmologists at the only eye emergency room in Alabama provide safety tips.posted a while back 1987 viewsStudy to explore role of spirituality among African-Americans with chronic illnessSpirituality plays a central role in many aspects of African-American culture, and UAB School of Nursing postdoctoral scholar Deborah Ejem, Ph.D., will explore how significant a factor it is.posted a while back 2211 viewsAlabama high school students explore medical careers at UABA local health education nonprofit educates high school students on professional opportunities within rural health care.
- Event Date August 9
Educational forum for myelodysplastic syndromes patients and families set for June 25A workshop is set to provide information and resources for MDS patients and families June 25.posted a while back 1241 viewsUAB surgeon cautions beware of vapingVape pens are catching on, but there is a hidden danger. They sometimes blow up, and a UAB burn surgeon says the results are decidedly unpleasant.posted a while back 15945 viewsUAB clinical psychologist offers tips for helping children cope with mass violence/complex issuesHow can you help your child understand what happened at the Pulse in Orlando? UAB’s Josh Klapow offers some suggestions.posted a while back 1446 viewsCelebrate Fourth of July with free UAB Summer Band concert, prime seats for fireworksEnjoy show tunes, Broadway classics, patriotic favorites and standards, then watch the fireworks shot from atop Red Mountain. This free outdoor concert is presented by the College of Arts and Sciences Department of Music.
- Event Date June 17
UAB tackling hepatitis C infection through emergency department testingUAB spearheads an innovative program to find undiagnosed cases of hepatitis C and steer those patients to therapy.posted a while back 4211 viewsLetters of inspiration: UAB Art Club students help Bell Center graduates create lasting “legacy” artworkEach year, The Bell Center invites artists to collaborate with the center’s students and create a work of art that commemorates the graduating class. This year’s legacy piece was a collage of the young graduates’ first initials.posted a while back 1685 viewsZika, pregnancy and microcephaly: What you need to knowA UAB physician provides information on risks, recommendations and effects of Zika virus for pregnant women.posted a while back 4964 viewsUAB/Lakeshore Foundation Collaborative awarded more than $10 million for researchInvestigators with the UAB School of Health Professions UAB/Lakeshore Research Collaborative have been awarded grants from the National Institutes of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention totaling more than $10 million during the next five years.posted a while back 2861 viewsUAB Medicine first in Alabama to publicly report cardiac services dataUAB is the first hospital in Alabama to participate in publicly reporting its data with American College of Cardiology’s Find Your Heart a Home pilot program.posted a while back 1641 views
- Event Date July 4