Written by Kendra Carter
Effective Aug. 1, John Woods, M.D., Lanita Carter, Ph.D., and Shawn Galin, Ph.D., will guide the admissions process through the duration of a national search to secure a new associate dean for admissions.
Written by Caitlin Miley
Created by four medical students in January, Detour works with Medical Student Services to provide academic and emotional support to struggling students.
Ben Vaughan Branscomb, M.D., a pioneering pulmonologist and professor at the University of Alabama at Birmingham for 51 years, passed away July 4. Branscomb, 92, was often referred to as the father of pulmonary medicine.
Nine grants have been awarded to promote faculty efforts in medical education and medical education research in the School of Medicine.
The ecRNAs appear to act in memory formation, and may offer a new therapeutic approach to neuropsychiatric diseases.