Registration will begin at 8 a.m. The registration fee is $20. The event will begin at 9 a.m. The first 50 people will receive a free T-shirt. All event proceeds will benefit Children’s of Alabama.
Community Engagement Institute links community leaders and academic researchersUAB’s Community Engagement Institute brings academic researchers and community leaders together to brainstorm ways to improve Birmingham, the region and the world.posted yesterday 177 viewsAutism education specialists to host conference for parents and educatorsThird annual “Autism: Unlocking the Mystery” conference will be held Friday, Oct. 16.posted yesterday 225 viewsUAB Center for Community OutReach Development takes summer science learning camp to JamaicaInstructors provide science enrichment for more than 170 students in Jamaica during three-week summer camp.posted yesterday 320 viewsUAB recognized as a StormReady universityUAB has been designated as a StormReady university by the National Weather Service.posted 6 days ago 1182 viewsTheatre UAB presents “Dancing at Lughnasa” from Oct. 14-18
The memory play, a masterpiece of Irish dramatic literature set in rural Ireland in 1936, was picked for its five complex and strong female character roles for Theatre UAB students.Ending student hunger, one meal at a timeDonor to Diner is a service-oriented student organization that seeks to provide easy access to food and other commodities to economically disadvantaged students who do not have access to food on a regular basis.posted 7 days ago 1222 viewsFirst season of free, weekly Thursday Arts Experiences at UAB Hospital kicks off Oct. 1The UAB Hospital Auxiliary, in partnership with the UAB Institute for Arts in Medicine, presents the series, which will take place in UAB Hospital’s North Pavilion.posted 8 days ago 1699 viewsUAB to lead $9.4 million trial to improve blood pressure in the Black BeltUAB is leading a team of researchers in a trial to combat blood pressure risk factors.posted 8 days ago 2005 viewsUAB to host critical care symposium Oct. 1Register today for UAB’s annual Critical Care Symposium.posted 11 days ago 1179 viewsOctober is Breast Cancer Awareness MonthSummary: Several activities are planned in and around UAB for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.posted 8 days ago 1020 viewsSchool of Education to host first in a series of Maryann Manning Family Literacy Center symposiumsNationally and internationally recognized family literacy expert and UAB faculty will serve as featured speakers at the symposium.posted 12 days ago 765 viewsUAB Medicine Urgent Care announces facility expansionUAB Medicine Urgent Care has announced an expansion to its facility located at 125 20th St. South, Suite 103.posted 12 days ago 1260 viewsNewsweek Top Cancer Doctors 2015 includes UAB cancer specialistsMany UAB physicians from a variety of specialties appear on the prestigious Newsweek Top Cancer Doctors 2015 list.posted 12 days ago 3121 viewsStandard treatment better than proposed alternative for unexplained infertilityClomiphene is more effective than letrozole for achieving pregnancy, NIH-funded study finds.posted 13 days ago 1063 viewsUAB seeking, rewarding novel ideas for solving community problemsUAB’s One Great Community council again will provide Community Health Innovation Awards ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to local organizations for ideas that offer creative ways to address community health issues.posted 21 days ago 652 viewsUAB safety study aims to curb dangerous campus pedestrian texting practices
Students, faculty and staff are invited to Heritage and Campbell halls to participate in Pocket and Walk It Week from Sept. 14-18.UAB Optometry to host infant eye health eventUAB Optometry is hosting a free community education event to spread awareness about infant eye health Sept. 15.posted 25 days ago 616 viewsUAB Engineering launches a crowdfunding effort to support STEM program for local studentsThe School of Engineering will work to raise $10,000 by Oct. 22 through crowdfunding to support Blazer BEST robotics competition, an outreach event to enhance STEM education in area schools.posted 27 days ago 861 viewsNursing students care for communities at riskOutside the hospital, UAB nursing students are caring for entire communities, developing new initiatives to help children, the elderly, the homeless, and other at-risk groups. Discover the difference they’ve made and how the experience changed their approach to patient care.posted 26 days ago 1671 viewsAward-winning journalist will explore issues of humanity, race and identity during free lectureNewkirk will discuss “The Astonishing Life of Ota Benga,” the story of a young Congolese man who was captured and put on display at the 1904 St. Louis World’s Fair.posted 28 days ago 1245 views