David M. Bedwell, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Microbiology and associate director of the Gregory Fleming James Cystic Fibrosis Center, has been named the interim chair of the UAB Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics.
The Academic Enrichment Fund meeting is Monday, Feb. 22; the space utilization meeting is planned for Monday, March 7. 
UAB Medicine and Medscape, the leading online source referenced by U.S. physicians, have announced a partnership designed to advance learning, healthcare and discovery for patients and providers locally and globally.
This year, UAB Medicine leaders are once again asking for your feedback so the institution continues to improve.
Research volunteers are needed for a UAB study to determine which combinations of Type 2 diabetes drugs work best for different groups of people.
UAB receives two grants from the Gates Foundation to address pregnancy-related problems in developing countries.
UAB's David Freedman, M.D., a professor of infectious diseases and a leading expert on international medicine and emerging diseases, discusses the Zika virus, touching on who is at risk, how to prevent infection and the likelihood of an United States outbreak.
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.