For the second year in a row, UAB Medicine has been named among the best places to work in health care by Becker’s Hospital Review.

“Avenue Q” is hilarious, irreverent and definitely not for children. “Muppet”-style puppets, alongside human actors, star in this sweetly satiric coming-of-age parable.
UAB honor society for students, professional counselors and counselor educators receives two national awards.
Kidney recipients infected only with HIV do as well as uninfected recipients, but HIV-infected recipients co-infected with hepatitis C virus have poorer outcomes.
Faisal Shuaib, M.D., Dr.P.H., who led successful Ebola containment efforts in Nigeria, has been appointed to a six-man independent expert committee.
The Viva Health Starlight Gala is the biggest fundraiser of the year for UAB’s Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $125 and include a reception. Call 205-975-2787.
It’s a robot with the soul of an artist. The R2 PaintBot, conceived by UAB engineering students and financed through the Crowdfunding at UAB initiative, is designed to paint murals all across Birmingham in concert with the Magic City Mural Collective.
Tollefsbol will donate the $5,000 award to a graduate student award fund.
A new comprehensive textbook on neurological diseases and conditions from the desk of a UAB neuroscientist will be available this spring.

As the highest-ranking civil rights officer in the DOJ, Gupta will offer her perspective and ideas on civil rights issues. A question-and-answer session will follow.

The evening will feature California Guitar Trio and Montreal Guitar Trio performing arrangements of classical works and innovative takes on rock standards.

UAB African American Faculty Association hosts book talk with author of “The A.G. Gaston Motel in Birmingham: A Civil Rights Landmark.”

Anthony Fasano, author of “Engineer Your Own Success: 7 Key Elements to Creating an Extraordinary Engineering Career” will speak March 19.



UAB’s new Hugh Kaul Personalized Medicine Institute is translating cutting-edge discoveries about gene-drug interactions into the real world of patient care.
UAB Hospital receives 2015 Women’s Choice Award and is named one of America’s Best Breast Centers.
A futures trading team from UAB proves investment savvy in simulated trading competition, placing first among U.S. institutions and second among all in the international competition.
National award recognizes Roussel for innovative and outstanding preparation and advocacy of clinical nurse leaders.
UAB National Alumni Society announces Excellence in Business Top 25 Class of 2015.
The April 18 workshop activities are designed to help improve the quality of life for young breast cancer survivors and their loved ones through education, personal support and networking.
This interdisciplinary symposium will highlight different areas of research from across campus.