How We Took On COVID-19

COVID-19 has been the selection pressure for our world and our department. And as such, we have not just survived, but thrived. In the pages of our 2020 Year in Review, you will learn about our achievements in research, education, and patient care as we look back and look ahead with resilience and optimism. 

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Going Viral

Going Viral

Since March of 2020, we’ve been dealing with the pandemic, and it’s been anything but business as usual. The anesthesia COVID-19 leadership task force was formed to address a year of historic challenges.

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Attacking the Virus

Attacking the Virus

Tackling his third pandemic, UAB researcher Kevin Harrod, Ph.D., gets up close with coronaviruses in order to kill them.

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New Discoveries in Pain Research

New Discoveries in Pain Research

Jianguo Gu, Ph.D.’s work explores why myelinated mammalian nerves are fast and allow high frequency.

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New Research in Acute Lung Injury

New Research in Acute Lung Injury

Drs. Songwei Wu and Zhen Zheng test drug to protect lung cells from ARDS in COVID-19.

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