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Record $95 million Heersink lead gift to advance strategic growth and biomedical innovation.
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The Discoveries in the Making lecture series returns for the spring with sessions about exercise medicine, schizophrenia and more.
UAB's study of CBD oil for intractable epilepsy, funded by the State of Alabama under Carly's Law, shows that CBD oil reduces seizure frequency and severity in patients with treatment-resistant epilepsy.
A UAB researcher hopes to use new data tools to find answers to a dangerous form of epilepsy.
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A seven-year effort led by a UAB neurologist has established the first guidelines for the use of fMRI in epilepsy surgery.
Best of 2015A new surgical robot helps UAB physicians add a new technique for preparing for epilepsy surgery.

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The first patient in the Southeast to get the RNS responsive neurostimulation seizure-control device implanted in the brain reports dramatic results at UAB.

UAB is the first medical center in the Southeast to implant a new type of electrical stimulator to control seizures in patients with epilepsy.
UAB’s Epilepsy Center is housed in the Department of Neurology under the direction of Jerzy Szaflarski, M.D., Ph.D.