Are you a female, black or white and ages 19-40? If so, join the PEARLS study as a Community Health Advisor/Research Partner (CH ARP) to help us understand the social, cultural and environmental factors on maternal and child health of overweight/obese pregnant women. CHARPs will assess selected physical activity resources in the Birmingham area and/or participate in a Photovoice Project. CHARPs may receive compensation up to $50 for their participation. Erica Williams 205-934-2847 or ericawilliams@uabmc.edu.

Applications for NORC pilot feasibility studies are due April 10.

UAB employees shed more than 5,500 pounds in 2012 Scale Back competition as many embraced healthier lifestyles, eating habits
We want to know about measuring body fat in humans using digital photography. One visit is required to assess your body composition. Contact Billy at billy@uab.edu. Compensation is provided.

Social wellness game helps teams of up to six members stay accountable, have fun as they embark on lifestyle changes

UAB Wellness’ Green Screens initiative cited as an example of giving employees power to improve their health