Michael Yester, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Radiology, received the 2016 American Association of Physicists in Medicine Edith H. Quimby Award, recognizing AAPM members with notable careers and outstanding achievements in medical physics.
James H. Willig, M.D., MSPH, associate professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases, has been named the assistant dean for Clinical Education, a new position that will strengthen collaborative and coordinated clinical training for medical students.
Altered excitability is seen in brain neurons in epilepsy, depression, drug addiction and other disorders, and this discovery may offer a potential therapeutic target.
A UAB study sheds light on and suggests a target for treatment of a variant of Guillain-Barré syndrome.
Sowing the Seeds of Health, a longstanding educational program at the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center, helps to reduce breast and cervical cancer among Latina women. 
Kelly Walters relishes her access to scientists, clinicians and research opportunities unavailable to undergraduates at many other universities as she builds toward a career in medicine.
UAB Medicine opens a new neurosurgery clinic on the Highway 280 corridor in Greystone.
Broad telehealth accessibility in Alabama would provide unprecedented access to care in rural areas by eliminating the geographic divide and improving the quality of life for those with chronic and rare diseases. 
Sedentary behavior — even among physically active people — may be associated with an increased risk of heart disease, diabetes and more. 
The 186 students in the Class of 2020 were presented their first white coats at the annual White Coat Ceremony on Sunday at the Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center.