Mary Ashley Canevaro

Mary Ashley Canevaro

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Selwyn M. Vickers, M.D., FACS, dean of the Heersink School of Medicine and senior vice president for Medicine, was inducted into the Alabama Academy of Honor for the class of 2021.

Kyle Hicks, Information Services Specialist II in the Heersink School of Medicine, utilizes his skill set in IT work to volunteer on a disaster response team, helping those in need across the southeastern U.S.

In September, our medical school was named due to a generous and historical gift of $95 million from the Heersink family. In Part 1 of the 3-part series, “Becoming Heersink,” we consider the path to being named and how it aligns with the school’s strategic growth.

In honor of National Healthy Skin Month, Lauren Kole, M.D., assistant professor and residency program director in the Department of Dermatology, shares her top three tips for maintaining healthy skin all year long.

As the Heersink School of Medicine pilots the inaugural Momentum Executive Leadership Program at UAB, we are highlighting each woman participating this year. Meet Elizabeth Caine and Angela Medici.

Eric Wallace, M.D., UAB medical director of Telehealth and associate professor in the Division of Nephrology, was recently nominated and selected as the 2021 Community Star of Alabama by the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health. Wallace will be honored on National Rural Health Day on Nov. 18 for his vast efforts in telehealth and innovation across the state of Alabama.

David A. Rogers, M.D., MHPE, has transitioned to focus his entire administrative effort to the role of chief wellness officer of the UAB Medicine Office of Wellness, which will expand the office’s capabilities, tools, and resources for wellness at UAB Medicine.

The School of Medicine communications staff sat down with Dr. Bin Ren to gain insights about this research, UAB, and the science community.

As the UAB Heersink School of Medicine advances and grows as a national leader of excellence and research, UAB campus prepares for the new Altec Styslinger Genomic Medicine and Data Sciences Building by renovating the decades-old LHRB.

Dawn Bulgarella, chief financial officer of the UAB Health System, has been selected to Leadership Alabama’s Class XXXI for the year 2021-2022.

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