Nominate a faculty member for the Odessa Woolfolk Community Service Award who has served the Birmingham community through education, economic development, health-care delivery, the arts, social services, human rights and/ or urban and public affairs. The deadline is 5 p.m. Feb. 19.
Deckerâ€™s â€˜been there, done thatâ€™ experience benefits microbiology
Julie Decker, program manager in the School of Medicine Department of Microbiology is Employee of the Month for February.Mathematicsâ€™ 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 yearâ€™s Service Awards Program luncheon, which recognizes employees with 20 or more years of service. A list of recipients is online.Baylorâ€™s take-charge attitude makes her â€˜a natural leaderâ€™
Anitra Baylor, financial officer in the Division of Preventive Medicine, is Employee of the Month for January.9 grants awarded to promote teaching innovation
More than $39,000 has been awarded through nine grants to 15 faculty for proposals that support teaching innovation and development at UAB. All but one are tied directly to the Quality Enhancement Plan, which will launch in fall.Moore delivers rapid turnaround for tests to help littlest patients
John Moore, research associate in the Department of Genetics, is Employee of the Month for December.Public Healthâ€™s Jolly honored for lifetime achievement in teaching
Pauline Jolly, Ph.D., is a dedicated teacher, researcher and mentor who equips people with the knowledge and competencies to make the world a better place for all.AlarcÃ³n receives ACR Distinguished Clinical Investigator AwardGraciela S. AlarcÃ³n, M.D., became the first professor from UAB to receive the American College of Rheumatology Distinguished Clinical Investigator Award during the group's annual meeting in November. The award honors a clinical scientist who is making outstanding contributions to the field of rheumatology. AlarcÃ³n is professor emerita of medicine in the UAB School of Medicine.Jones 'epitomizes the true UAB spirit'
Last year, Joy Jones, assistant director of the Career Center in Career and Professional Development services, helped increase the number of nurse-shadowing programs for pre-nursing students. For her work to increase collaboration across campus, Jones has been named Employee of the Month for November.Bivens motivated to help students succeed
Phillip Bivens, financial officer in the Office of the Vice Provost for Administration and Quality Improvement, is Employee of the Month for October.Slovensky honored for literacy legacyDonna Slovensky, Ph.D., has been honored by the American Health Information Management Association for her contributions to the field.