Grand Challenge

Fueled to improve state’s health, Fouad’s team named winner of UAB’s inaugural Grand Challenge


Fueled to improve state’s health, Fouad’s team named winner of UAB’s inaugural Grand Challenge



The diseases are familiar. So are the state’s rankings.

Alabama ranks 46th in obesity, 48th in diabetes, and 49th in high blood pressure, among other metrics. Turning these numbers more favorable is a grand challenge that Mona Fouad, M.D., director of the UAB Minority Health and Health Disparities Research Center — and her team — have accepted.


See full story at: https://www.uab.edu/news/campus/item/10448-fueled-to-improve-state-s-health-fouad-s-team-named-winner-of-uab-s-inaugural-grand-challenge?