• How many more COVID variants will we see?

    How many more COVID variants will we see? Two UAB researchers — a SARS-CoV-2 expert and a vaccine researcher — discuss the prospects for future mutations.

  • 2021 Resident Graduation

    On Friday, June 25, the Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine celebrated our graduating residents at B&A warehouse. [widgetkit id="51" name="2021 Resident Graduation"] Susan Black, M.D., program director, welcomed attendees followed by opening remarks from Dan E. Berkowitz, MB, BCh. After[…]

  • University receives "Center of Excellence" designation by the Society of Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology (SOAP)

    University receives "Center of Excellence" designation by the Society of Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology (SOAP) The University of Alabama at Birmingham has received the Society of Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology (SOAP) designation of "Center of Excellence." The SOAP Center of Excellence (COE) designation was created to recognize institutions and programs that demonstrate excellence in obstetric anesthesia care and set a benchmark[…]

  • Preparing a new workforce to care for patients with cardiac implants

    Preparing a new workforce to care for patients with cardiac implants Patients with cardiac implantable electronic devices are at risk for complications when undergoing heart surgery. UAB’s multi-disciplinary team is creating a platform to train anesthesiologists to help.

  • Zaky awarded FAER Research in Education Grant

    Zaky awarded FAER Research in Education Grant The Foundation for Anesthesia Education (FAER) has selected Ahmed Zaky, M.D., MSc, MPH, FASA, professor in the Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, as the recipient of the FAER Research in Education Grant. FAER is a 501(c)3 charitable and related[…]

  • Going Viral: How Our Clinicians Adapted to COVID-19

    Going Viral: How Our Clinicians Adapted to COVID-19 Whether we're meeting daily to assess the current COVID pandemic and its impact upon the health and wellbeing of our patients and colleagues—or we're planning respite rooms and meals to comfort those on the frontlines—or we're sharing our innovative best practices[…]

  • 2021 MOCA Simulation Course schedule announced

    The Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine's Simulation Program has announced two MOCA simulation courses for fall 2021.  Course dates October 16, 2021 and December 11, 2021 Time 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. ABA credits Course attendence and completion of[…]

  • Match Day 2021 highlights medical student success

    Match Day 2021 highlights medical student success Students at the School of Medicine celebrated their match in this year’s virtual Match Day on March 19.

  • Tubinis named Assistant Director of Faculty Scheduling

    Tubinis named Assistant Director of Faculty Scheduling Michelle Tubinis, M.D., assistant professor of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, has enthusiastically accepted the position of Assistant Director of Faculty Scheduling, effective April 1, 2021. Dr. Tubinis obtained her Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical[…]

  • 2021 Match Day Results

    Congratulations to the following physicians who will be joining our residency program in June 2021. Program Director Susan Black, M.D., reports that after a strong interview season, 21 residents have been matched from 18 medical schools.  [widgetkit id="45" name="2021 Match[…]

  • When COVID-19 came calling, UAB researchers were prepared

    When COVID-19 came calling, UAB researchers were prepared Responding to a challenge like none other, investigators made crucial discoveries, developed new treatments and went above and beyond to serve the campus community and beyond.

  • School of Medicine tops $269 million in NIH funding for 2020

    School of Medicine tops $269 million in NIH funding for 2020 UAB received over $325 million in research funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in 2020.

  • More than 1,100 employees to be honored with annual service awards

    More than 1,100 employees to be honored with annual service awards This year, the university recognizes 50 years of service by Jeanne Hutchison, Ph.D., and Ferdinand Urthaler, M.D., and 45 years of service by Robert Kim M.D., and Joseph Lovetto. In addition, 294 employees with 20 or more years and 904[…]

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  • 2020: The year in photos

    2020: The year in photos Each year, UAB’s official photographers capture tens of thousands of images as they document the incredible variety of events and personalities that make up our community. Here are some of our favorite photos of some of the most dramatic months[…]

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