Each of Theatre UAB’s shows are cast almost entirely from the student body. The Department of Theatre is attracting so much talent for its Musical Theatre program that two musicals are scheduled for this season.
The UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center will do whatever it can to work with cancer patients displaced from the storm or otherwise unable to be in the Houston region for tests or treatment.

As damage from hurricanes persist, public health, engineering, economic, social work and emergency physicians from UAB are available to discuss implications and moving forward.

UAB is joining the All of Us Research Program, an effort led by the National Institutes of Health to drive precision medicine research.
Junior Autumne Lee will study abroad in Accra, Ghana, and sophomore Jordan McGill will study in Tokyo, Japan.
The UAB School of Education is offering free English conversation classes for faculty, staff, students, and the Birmingham community.
Percussionist Sheila E., known for hits including “The Glamorous Life” and “A Love Bizarre,” has performed with Prince, Beyoncé, Herbie Hancock, Diana Ross, Lionel Richie and others.
UAB joins two other Alabama hospitals as part of the Department of Public Health’s serious infectious disease network.
Employer representatives from companies such as BlueCross BlueShield of Alabama, Protective Life Corporation and Regions are serving as adjunct faculty in teaching courses for the program, giving students insight into employers’ needs firsthand.
Registration open for health care summit focused on integrating HIV prevention into primary care.
UAB physicians will present several new treatment regimens available for those with hepatitis C, including some that have shown excellent cure rates.
Health care provider recommendation of HPV vaccines could help decrease secondary cancers in childhood cancer survivors.
Department of Art and Art History Interim Chair Jessica Dallow will co-curate the three all-women group art exhibitions, with a panel discussion for the first show at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 7.
UAB has created new clinical space with a $10 million renovation of the Whitaker Clinic at UAB Hospital.
Larrell L. Wilkinson, Ph.D., accepted the role of chair for the Healthy Aging Community of Practice for the Society for Public Health Education.
The interdisciplinary approach aims to accelerate clinical innovation by training STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — students and clinicians to collaborate.
UAB researchers want to create new treatments for these banes of cardiovascular disease.
Due to the current opioid crisis, UAB Hospital has launched an Addiction Scholars Program to train health care professionals across the hospital in caring for patients with addiction issues.
A screening program conducted by University of Alabama at Birmingham Callahan Eye Hospital ophthalmologists is helping cut negative outcomes from ROP in infants by half.