Bruce R. Korf, M.D., Ph.D., professor of genetics and pediatrics, will present to the Comprehensive Cardiovascular Center Weekly Speaker Series 4-5 p.m. April 28 in the Kaul Building Finley Conference Room. He will present, "Integration of Genetics and Genomics into Cardiovascular Research and Medicine." Click here for more information.
ludwine cellsThe Medical Genomics Laboratory at the University of Alabama at Birmingham is expanding its technological array with a new panel of diagnostic tests for genetic diseases known as neurofibromatoses and rasopathies. Beginning April 18, the UAB lab will offer new tests using the technique called customized deep-coverage, next-generation sequencing or NGS.

news korfUAB medical geneticist Bruce R. Korf, M.D., Ph.D., has produced six teaching videos focused on the latest in genetics for clinicians caring for critically ill children in all settings worldwide. The talks are posted on OPENPediatrics, an interactive digital learning platform that provides continuing medical education and promotes knowledge sharing among a global community of clinicians. 

Newsletter CaptureThe UAB-HudsonAlpha Center for Genomic Medicine recently published its first quarterly newsletter. Did you miss it? View the newsletter or subscribe by visiting This eNewsletter is dedicated to keeping you connected to the Center and highlighting areas of successful interaction between UAB and HudsonAlpha. Each issue will include information about new developments in the Center, including new personnel, new genomic approaches, upcoming events, and new funding opportunities.
CGM UAB HAThe agenda is now available for the Center for Genomic Medicine Symposium which is presented by The University of Alabama at Birmingham and HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology. It is Wednesday, May 4, 2016 from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. at the Jackson Center in Huntsville, Alabama. Register Today!

Event Description

At the Center for Genomic Medicine Symposium 2016, you will learn more about the capabilities and benefits surrounding our synergistic approach to genomics. Hear talks from specialists and gain the opportunity to ask questions of a distinguished panel of experts. You will have the chance to tour the innovative HudsonAlpha facility, enjoy a networking lunch with your peers and discuss with colleagues over cocktails at the evening reception.