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In the study published in the American Journal of Transplantation, UAB researchers tested the first human preclinical model for transplanting genetically modified pig kidneys into humans.
UAB’s School of Health Professions’ Master of Science in Biotechnology helps students develop and launch new products and technology, building a new future.
Fast loans from UAB’s Regions Institute for Financial Education are available in as little as 24 hours. They can help any Blazer student experiencing unexpected loss of income, housing or medical issues, or a transportation emergency.
Donate items like kitchen supplies, cleaning products and snacks to support the fourth annual Ronald McDonald House Collection Drive and give back to families who truly need support.

As CEO, Vickers says his priorities will be in continuing UAB’s clinical and research excellence and working to eliminate disparities in health care throughout the state and region.

The University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion is hosting the sixth annual Community Month.
Gryshyna will use the prize money she received to advance her research on pain management techniques for HIV patients.
UAB’s Community Counseling Clinic celebrates 10 years of providing affordable counseling to Jefferson County and Greater Birmingham residents.
UAB used key sustainable actions to conserve energy equivalent to roughly 30 homes’ annual energy usage in an international challenge.

This revitalization kick-off event follows ribbon-cuttings held in two other Live HealthSmart Alabama demonstration communities, Titusville and Kingston, earlier this year. 

UAB’s College of Arts and Sciences was awarded two grants that will help fund its Research Experiences for Undergraduates program.
Simple, healthy changes within families can help children develop long-term healthy habits.
Ebony Tolliver’s love of running and passion for health sciences led her to both successful academic and athletic careers while a Blazer.
Learn more about WBHM and how to support this vital community service at www.wbhm.org.

It is a UAB holiday tradition that brings smiles to hundreds of children in Alabama.

In February 2021, UAB was named America’s Best Large Employer 2021 by Forbes. In celebration, UAB hosted an employee appreciation event for the faculty and staff.
The participating UAB students engaged in discussions about environmental injustices across the globe and implementation discrepancies of the Paris Climate Agreement.

During the eighth annual Gift of Sight, uninsured and low-income Birmingham residents can receive a free eye exam and glasses. 

Shop UAB-specific items, gifts and experiences for your loved ones this holiday season.
Collective strength of the research enterprise leads to almost $849 million in research grants and awards for FY 2021.
UAB will host in-person commencement ceremonies for the fall 2021 semester on Friday, Dec. 10, and Saturday, Dec. 11. Masks will be required for everyone in attendance regardless of vaccination status.
Blazers Against Hunger is UAB’s one-day giving event to fight food insecurity on campus and help employees in need with funds directly supporting Blazer Kitchen and its mission.
UAB has been awarded a new TRIO grant for an Educational Opportunity Center that will provide free community-based education services to disadvantaged adults looking to pursue their GED completion or continued education.
UAB’s Collat School of Business continues to blaze the path for future generations.
Three social work master’s students have secured prestigious fellowships with the Council on Social Work Education.
The van will begin making stops at several locations in Birmingham on Nov. 7 and 21, and Dec. 5 and 19.
UAB’s research and reputation land it among the top institutions in the world.
UAB students will have the opportunity to further develop their career paths through specialized guaranteed internships.
View photos of the Heersink family’s being honored at a UAB Football game.
UAB continues growth development by achieving campus law enforcement accreditation status for the fifth year. 
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