UAB News

  • Jessica Merlin, M.D., MBA, is an assistant professor at UAB, and blogs about the diverse food scene in Birmingham in her spare time.Jessica Merlin and Chef Jeff on the set of "Flip My Food with Chef Jeff."Jessica Merlin, M.D., MBA, assistant professor in the University of Alabama at Birmingham Divisions of Infectious Diseases and Gerontology, Geriatrics and Palliative Care, will be featured on the Oct. 31 episode of “Flip My Food with Chef Jeff,” a...

  • One eye, two contact lenses and a veteran’s life is changed forever. Jeff Henson has been riding bikes for years. In 2012, he rode a bike coast to coast across the United States. Before that, the Army veteran did a long bike ride in France, and several in the American Northwest, always on a tandem bike and always from the back seat. He was not allowed to ride on the front seat, the steering seat. Jeff Henson...