Outman’s ‘deft touch’ brings many different people togetherUAB’s meteoric rise in a few decades is attributed to its identity as a collaborative academic research institution, and those who work with Ryan Outman say he is “the essence of this UAB spirit” and more than worthy of being UAB's Employee of the Month.Than is AOA Educator of the YearTammy Than, O.D., professor of optometry, was recently named the American Optometric Association's Educator of the Year. She will be recognized at the 2015 meeting June 24. It speaks volumes that she has won the American Optometric Student Association Teaching Award six times.McClintock honored for commitment to outreach
James McClintock, Ph.D., endowed professor of polar and marine biology, received the Odessa Woolfolk Community Service Award for using his lifetime of work in Antarctica to educate students and the public about the value and excitement of pursuing science on the remote continent.Seven honored as Outstanding Women for 2015
Each year during Women’s History Month, UAB honors women who have mentored or served other women, taken a courageous stance or overcome adversity to achieve a goal.Three decades of experience makes Price the heart of OH&S
Sherri Price, administrative supervisor in Occupational Health and Safety, has been named Employee of the Month for March.Outstanding women to be recognized March 19Seven women will be honored by the UAB Commission on the Status of Women on March 19, and leadership expert Betsy Myers will speak on March 20.Faculty to be honored for excellence in teaching March 18
Twelve faculty who exemplify the best in classroom teaching will be recognized during the annual Faculty Awards Convocation at 4 p.m. in the UAB National Alumni Society House.Decker’s ‘been there, done that’ experience benefits microbiology
Julie Decker, program manager in the School of Medicine Department of Microbiology is Employee of the Month for February.Mathematics’ Vaughan leads honorees for Service Awards recognition
Loy O. Vaughan, Ph.D., associate professor of mathematics, is among the more than 250 employees who will be honored during this year’s Service Awards Program luncheon, which recognizes employees with 20 or more years of service. A list of recipients is online.Baylor’s take-charge attitude makes her ‘a natural leader’
Anitra Baylor, financial officer in the Division of Preventive Medicine, is Employee of the Month for January.