Preeyam Patel is the winner of the 2015 Max D. Cooper Travel Award, an annual award established to honor the influential immunologist.
Kurt R. Zinn, DVM, Ph.D., was named a winner of the 2015 Distinguished Investigator Award by the Academy of Radiology Research.
The award recognizes faculty who advance the frontiers of science or otherwise make a significant contribution to the health of people or the academic health center through education, research or public service.
Megan Yeatts, marketing specialist in the Department of Ophthalmology, is UAB's Employee of the Month.
The UAB Faculty Development Grant Program has announced its annual faculty grants, awarding $99,991 for 10 School of Medicine faculty projects.
Research revealing new evidence about the role of the spleen following heart attack will be honored during the AHA scientific meeting Nov. 15-19.
Keshav K. Singh, Ph.D., an expert on the roles of mitochondria in cancer, mitochondrial disease and aging, is one of 12 extramural researchers invited to a National Cancer Institute Mitochondrial Information Transfer Strategic Workshop.
Casey Weaver, M.D., the Wyatt and Susan Haskell Professor of Medical Excellence in the Department of Pathology, has been elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology.
Kenneth Hoyt received an NIH award to support the development of a non-invasive ultrasound imaging technique for monitoring drug treatment in cancer patients.