February 05, 2016
UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center holds annual ArtBLINK Gala to support high-priority research and provide patient and family assistance.
In a joint statement of National Cancer Institute-designated cancer centers, the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center urges parents, young adults and physicians to increase HPV vaccination rates.
January 14, 2016
November 12, 2015
A special presentation of the popular play at Virginia Samford Theatre will benefit ovarian cancer research at UAB.
November 13, 2015
Dine for a Cure, to raise money for cancer research at UAB, will be at Moe’s Original BBQ on Monday, Nov. 16
October 30, 2015
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.
October 22, 2015
The UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center ranked as one of 100 Hospitals and Health Systems with great oncology programs in America.
October 16, 2015
October 05, 2015
UAB researcher reports that brentuximab vedotin may be effective therapy for older patients with Hodgkin Lymphoma who cannot tolerate standard therapy.
September 28, 2015
September 25, 2015
The three-year grant will provide graduate scholars with stipends and other financial and educational support to pursue training in disparities research.
Published in Faculty Excellence
September 14, 2015
New UAB research demonstrates social factors that determine survival of younger patients with AML and present opportunities to improve outcomes.
Smita Bhatia, M.D., M.P.H., director of UAB's new Institute for Cancer Outcomes and Survivorship, explains how cancer treatments can lead to chronic health conditions in later life — and how "survivorship clinics" will help.
July 20, 2015
About half of American hospitals have some form of arts programming, usually art or music therapy. Now a growing number of medical centers — UAB Hospital is the first in Alabama — are implementing the more comprehensive AIM model.
Published in Experiencing the Arts
The mimicry of bone cells by multiple myeloma is driven by overexpression of Runx2, the master regulator of bone formation.
Published in Innovation & Development
June 11, 2015
UAB receives 2015 Women’s Choice Award for being named one of America’s best hospitals for cancer care.