Cannon AshleyAshley Cannon, Ph.D., in the UAB Department of Genetics has been named the 2016 recipient of the prestigious Francis S. Collins Scholars Program Award.

korfThe American Society of Human Genetics recently announced Bruce R. Korf, M.D., as the incoming editor-in-chief of The American Journal of Human Genetics, published by Cell Press. Korf’s term will begin in January 2018.

Immersion course Fall 2016 Registration 1An 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

nf family day 2016 2The 2016 NF Symposium was a great success! Helpful educational and inspirational presentations were given as well as exciting clinical trial updates and research opportunities. The children had a blast in the Children's Harbor Family Center playing games, creating art, and winning toys. Click here to see photos from the event.

NF Family Symposium 2016Join us for this year’s NF Family Day Symposium on August 27th, 2016!  Please RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/neurofibromatosis-symposium-family-day-2016-tickets-26727671184. Attendance is free.