UAB dodge ball tournament set for Oct. 1

UAB’s School of Health Professions Junior Advisory Board is hosting its annual Dodging for Degrees dodge ball tournament Oct. 1.

dodging degrees 2017 webThe University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Health Professions is inviting community members to dodge, duck, dip and dive as a part of Dodging for Degrees on Oct. 1.

Dodging for Degrees, presented by Allergen, is a fast-paced dodge ball tournament designed to bring the people of Birmingham together for a friendly competition to benefit the school’s Junior Advisory Board Scholarship program that helps young alumni better establish themselves in a competitive workforce. Funds raised support the Board’s endowed scholarship award. This scholarship is awarded to graduating School of Health Professions students to help with the costs associated with launching a career, including professional membership fees, licensing exam fees and interview expenses.

This event is open to any individual, company or organization that wants to create a team. The tournament begins at 4 p.m. and will be held at the UAB Campus Recreation Center. The cost to play is $15 per person. Teams are required to register online before Oct. 1.

For more information, please contact Amanda Burton Martin at

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