Written by Laura Coulter
Two members of the School of Medicine faculty have been selected as fellows for the Hedwig van Ameringen Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine® for 2016-2017.
UAB is part of a national study aimed at teaching medical students the best ways to help their future patients maintain a healthy weight.
The UAB course was part of a master’s degree program in bioinformatics for researchers in Mali, where malaria is a scourge.
AIMTech’s ResistX treadmill will make its debut at the American College of Sports Medicine’s annual conference.
Fixing cystic fibrosis: In vitro studies show therapeutically robust correction of the most common CF gene mutationWritten by Jeff Hansen
Cystic fibrosis lung cells were restored to 50 percent of healthy function in work that provides the first evidence that novel therapeutic strategies for human patients can be identified based on yeast studies.
Recruitment for the trial continues as Myers discusses the benefits she received from participating and the knowledge she has gained to take control of her health care.
Eleven outstanding faculty members were named recipients of the 2016 Dean’s Excellence Awards, an honor recognizing exceptional contributions made by School of Medicine faculty in service, teaching, research, diversity enhancement and mentorship.
The UAB Cancer Center has received a $29 million National Cancer Institute renewal grant and is re-designated as “comprehensive” with an outstanding rating as a leader in advancing cancer research and care.