DOPM NewsFlashes

Laura Gallitz, DOM Employee of the Month Dec 2015

Laura Gallitz has been selected as the Department of Medicine Employee of the Month for December 2015!  Laura is an Office Associate II in the Division of Preventive Medicine. 
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Research Spotlight: Dr. Dutton

The Dept of Medicine's monthly Research Spotlight shines on Gareth Dutton, PhD. Dr. Dutton’s research is focused on the development and evaluation of lifestyle interventions for weight loss and weight loss maintenance.

The City of Birmingham was chosen to host a new diabetes management pilot program called Cities for Life.

The Cities for Life program’s many partners — including UAB HealthSmart, UAB’s Department of Family and Community Medicine, and UAB’s Diabetes Research and Training Center Community Engagement Core — will reach out to those with diabetes and those at risk of diabetes and work with them.

UAB medicine professor Dr. Mona N. Fouad (left) and American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation President Mary Jo Welker (right) hope the Cities for Life program will help diabetes patients manage their care.

Read more at:
http://weldbham.com/local/2012/04/24/birmingham-lands-sweet-diabetes-management-program/
http://blog.al.com/spotnews/2012/04/birmingham_first_city_chosen_f.html