University of Alabama at Birmingham professor and chair of the UAB Department of Medicine C. Seth Landefeld, M.D., has been appointed to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.
The Birmingham Business Journal’s award recognizes UAB’s next generation of leaders for their efforts in health care policy and strategic planning.
One major goal is the discovery of new genotype/phenotype correlations — how a particular mutation indicates that some symptoms in patients are unlikely to develop with age.
A new study published in JAMA Internal Medicine looks at the relationship between lifetime marijuana use and cognitive function in middle-aged adults.
Selma’s first black police chief now has new opportunities ahead thanks to a new procedure from UAB cardiologists.
The UABSOM Chapter of the Student National Medical Association aims to increase awareness of diversity and inclusion in medicine and to help develop culturally competent medical students.
The University of Alabama at Birmingham and UAB Medicine will increase minimum wage for employees to $11 per hour in 2016. The federal minimum wage is $7.25.
Read about  a few of the clinical and operational areas that posted excellent survey scores from last year's annual Employee Engagement Survey.