The UAB NF Program is internationally recognized for its contributions to outstanding clinical care, research, and education related to all forms of neurofibromatosis (NF1, NF2, and schwannomatosis). We are the national coordinating center for the NF Clinical Trials Consortium, funded by the Department of Defense to perform clinical trials for all forms of neurofibromatsis.

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Immersion Course - Genetics and Genomics in Clinical Research

An Immersion Course for Investigators at UAB 

October 10th-14th, 2016
8:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m.
Location: Finley Conference Center
720 20th Street South
Birmingham AL 35233

$50- Faculty
$25- Post-Doc
$10- Students

This course will review the principles, major technologies, and experimental approaches in genetics and genomics through both lectures and hands-on activities.
Course will be taught by Dept of Genetics and HudsonAlpha faculty.
Click here to for registration information and learning objectives.

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Clinical Services:
 Our goal is to deliver outstanding care for patients and families through integrated clinical and laboratory services. For some conditions, we are considered a national and international referral source.

 We seek to expand knowledge and create new applications through laboratory and clinical research along the continuum from fundamental studies to preclinical investigations, to bench-to bedside translation, to clinical practice and community implementation.

 We provide genetics education and training to students, health professionals, researchers, and the public.