UAB is part of a national study aimed at teaching medical students the best ways to help their future patients maintain a healthy weight.
The UAB course was part of a master’s degree program in bioinformatics for researchers in Mali, where malaria is a scourge.
Recruitment for the trial continues as Myers discusses the benefits she received from participating and the knowledge she has gained to take control of her health care.
Eleven outstanding faculty members were named recipients of the 2016 Dean’s Excellence Awards, an honor recognizing exceptional contributions made by School of Medicine faculty in service, teaching, research, diversity enhancement and mentorship.
The UAB Cancer Center has received a $29 million National Cancer Institute renewal grant and is re-designated as “comprehensive” with an outstanding rating as a leader in advancing cancer research and care.
Chandra Ellis, M.D., assistant professor in the Division of Acute Care Surgery, has been named director of the UAB Burn Service.
173 students graduated in the Class of 2016 during the annual Commencement Cermony on Sunday, May 15 at Bartow Arena.
George Jabboure Netto, M.D., an internationally recognized clinician-scientist, has been named chair of the Department of Pathology.
G. Wright Bates Jr., M.D., professor and director in the University of Alabama at Birmingham Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, has been chosen to receive the 2016 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Mentor Award.
Big data provides insight into patient readmission after pediatric neurosurgery.