Recertified by the National Association For Continence
The National Association For Continence (NAFC) is a national non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life of people with incontinence, voiding dysfunction, and related pelvic floor disorders. NAFC's purpose is to be the leading source for public education and advocacy about the causes, prevention, diagnosis, treatments, and management alternatives for incontinence. NAFC's National Centers of Excellence: Continence Care program was established to offer consumers seeking solutions to their bladder or bowel control problems and related pelvic floor dysfunction a reliable, trustworthy means of finding an expert. Centers of Excellence (COE) designation is based on evidence of training, clinical experience, resources, and patient satisfaction statistics that meet established standards. In 2010, UAB was the very first center to be designated as a Center of Excellence. The COE is a joint endeavor of the Division of Gerontology, Geriatrics, and Palliative Care's Continence Clinic and the Division of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery's Clinic. In 2014, the UAB Center of Excellence: Continence Care received full certification for 5 more years.
Good News Update
Week of September 28, 2015
Mandatory Annual Compliance Seminar on Wednesday, October 7
Brian Bates, CPA, and Stephen Stair, MD, present "Big Data. Rise of the Machines"
Faculty Development for Educators
Apply to advanced degree or immersion programs.
Renal Insufficiency in Cirrhosis
Ashwani Singal, MD, MS
September 2015 Research Spotlight
Employee of the Month Priscilla Smith
SAV Tolwani FPTW