The UAB Graduate School will host its annual programs fair from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 27, 2011. There will be presentations on topics from career options to how to pay for school, and graduate school representatives will be available to answer questions. The free event will be held in the Hill University Center Great Hall, 1400 University Blvd.
Likelihood 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 yesterday 329 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 14 days ago 1185 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 13 days ago 1053 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 14 days ago 1617 viewsAlabama high school students explore medical careers at UABA local health education nonprofit educates high school students on professional opportunities within rural health care.
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 15 days ago 875 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 16 days ago 15056 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 17 days ago 1109 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 21 days ago 3701 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 23 days ago 1287 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 27 days ago 4586 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 28 days ago 2457 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 29 days ago 1226 viewsUAB Cancer Center scientists present pioneering research at ASCO national meetingUAB investigators will present innovative patient-centered research at the American Society of Clinical Oncology national meeting.posted 29 days ago 927 viewsStudy aims to teach future doctors how to help patients manage their weightUAB is part of a national study aimed at teaching medical students the best ways to help their future patients maintain a healthy weight.posted a while back 2528 viewsTeaching metabolomics: a UAB outreach to researchers in sub-Saharan AfricaThe UAB course was part of a master’s degree program in bioinformatics for researchers in Mali, where malaria is a scourge.posted a while back 1764 viewsNew series of free Pop-Up Studios at MakerSpace for summer/fall 2016 at UABThese free, short workshops will take place in June and this fall, led by the UAB Department of Art and Art History. Register now, as the studios are sure to fill up.posted a while back 3433 viewsBirmingham woman completes year in verapamil-diabetes clinical trialRecruitment for the trial continues as Myers discusses the benefits she received from participating and the knowledge she has gained to take control of her health care.posted a while back 3186 viewsTeachers and therapists connect to help young children with disabilitiesYoung children with developmental delays or disabilities rely on a team — from special education teachers to physical and occupational therapists — to help them succeed. Go inside the UAB program dedicated to building that unique team and meet alumni making a difference in the lives of children across Alabama.posted a while back 1583 views
- Event Date July 4