With a cancer treatment that could damage her reproductive system looming, Jessica Sparks decided to harvest and freeze her eggs to keep her dream of building a family alive.
The Clinical Trials Office and the UAB Center for Clinical and Translational Science will host its first Investigator Training Program on Saturday, Oct. 31 from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Wallace Tumor Institute.
The UAB Faculty Senate hosted “Focused Priorities – Boundless Opportunities,” this year’s annual State of the University address by President Ray L. Watts.
Wrong shipment of mice led to estrogen breakthrough in trauma survival.
A drug derived from female hormones that may help soldiers survive major blood loss on a battlefield will undergo first human testing at UAB.
UAB researchers collaborated on a study showing a blood test for chlamydia might be valuable in screening infertile women for pregnancy outcomes.
Seven residents have been chosen for the UAB Medicine Chief Quality Resident Program, which was created last year to expose interested residents and fellows to relevant concepts in quality and patient safety, and to prepare them for potential leadership positions in the field. 
The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship is opening its 13th U.S.-based program chapter in the UAB School of Medicine, with additional support from UAB’s Schools of Dentistry, Health Professions, Nursing, and Public Health.