Displaying items by tag: school of health professions

American Health Information Management Association lauds UAB’s Donna Slovensky.
A program to boost early childhood nutrition and break the cycle of obesity kicks off in Birmingham’s Woodlawn neighborhood Sept. 28.
The UAB School of Health Professions hosts a dodgeball tournament as a fun way to raise money for the School’s Junior Board scholarship fund.
A graduate of the School of Health Professions’ prestigious M.S. degree in health administration has been recognized as one of the rising stars under 40 in health care by Becker’s Hospital Review.

The Honors College welcomed 375 incoming freshmen from 21 states and the U.K. The students’ average GPA is 41 and average ACT is 30.

“Twitch,” a film about a young woman’s journey as she is tested for Huntington’s disease, will be previewed on campus.

As kids prepare to go back to school, UAB experts say planning ahead with these tips can help children reach academic and personal goals.
A UAB professor has been named to the first 40 Under 40 list from the American Society for Clinical Pathology.
The 34th National Symposium for Healthcare Executives, a learning environment for health care leaders, is scheduled for Aug. 6-8.
UAB nutrition scientists launch an intriguing study of inflammation, obesity and infertility in African elephants in U.S. zoos, a study that may have an impact on the survival of the species.
Growing a garden helps cancer survivors eat better, but the benefits extend beyond the harvest, UAB study reveals.

Medical advances and interventions may have helped reduce the effects of obesity on life span, say new results published in Obesity Reviews.

UAB’s Department of Occupational Therapy ranks among the best in the United States, according to student reviews.
Make a healthful diet part of your vacation plans with a little preparation, says a UAB dietitian.
It may feel literally and figuratively that it is crunch time when it comes to getting summer-ready, but these UAB experts break down easy ways to make health a lifelong achievement beyond this season alone.
Two endocrinology societies, under the direction of a UAB obesity expert, have laid out an action plan to tackle the nation’s obesity epidemic.
Page 18 of 26