“I Wanted to Honor Him”

A unique and special relationship between a UAB physician and his patient culminates in a large gift that will be around for generations to come.

From writing the UAB fight song to supporting the School of Dentistry, Joel Hearn, DMD, has given back to UAB in many ways

He is currently fundraising for a professorship for the Department of Endodontics.

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama executive Michael Patterson gives $100,000 in scholarships to the Collat School of Business

Patterson credits UAB with igniting his success.

UAB Professor Emeritus Honored through Gifts to his Academic Department – and One of his Favorite Pastimes

The sister of Dr. Edward L. Wills chose to celebrate her brother’s career in Physics and his lifetime of trumpet-playing.

Commitment to Innovation and Entrepreneurship

A new endowed chair is guiding innovation and entrepreneurship at UAB.

Education through Community Care

The Community Counseling Clinic was created to meet the needs of an underserved population, says Sean Hall, Ph.D., assistant professor in the UAB School of Education.

A Return on Investment

If you have ever wondered about the return on investment from a gift to research, you should meet Talene Yacoubian, M.D., Ph.D.

An Investment to End Diabetes

Faculty researchers at the UAB Comprehensive Diabetes Center are breaking new ground in understanding diabetes causes and mechanisms.

Budgeting for Better Health

The first endowed chair in the UAB School of Public Health may help answer a question being asked across America: What is the best way to allocate scarce resources to improve our health and well-being?