UAB Medicine has named Dennis Stanek its Emergency Management Director.

Three UAB educators have been recognized for their work in education programs for the blind.

A UAB professor's orchestral work will have its world premiere Sunday.

Preparing young music students for college and careers is part of a keynote lecture University Professor Henry Panion will present as part of a national music summit.

Follow the EatRight fork symbol in Birmingham-area stores to some 400 foods you should eat more often, certified by the UAB Nutrition Guidance System.

If you have big plans for the year ahead, de-clutter your mind before trying to tackle them, one UAB psychologist says.

UAB injury researchers recommend the use of helmets to reduce the number of deaths and injuries due to head/neck trauma during a tornado.

Oral histories of life in a Birmingham landmark will be presented Jan. 26.

Community Week International Bazaar will be Jan. 25.

Tornado survivor Penny Anthony battles through rehab with the goal of returning to her career — as a rehab therapist.

UAB graduate will lead the U.S. prison system.

Large national study shows difference between lung function of cigarette and marijuana smokers; doctors warn against other known complications.

A UAB pathology professor has been honored for his public service.

January 09, 2012

Aye for eye screening

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Young children don’t realize — and can’t tell you — if they have a vision problem. Make a resolution to have your young child’s vision screened, before it’s too late.

January 05, 2012

LGBT activist to speak at UAB

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Former Army Lt. Dan Choi was discharged from the military when he announced that he is gay.

UAB writing program helps local teachers' initiatives.

Coach Bartow created UAB’s athletics program and led the basketball team to seven consecutive NCAA tournaments.

December 29, 2011

Teaming up to fight cancer

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The third annual Bartow Classic on Jan. 7 will raise funds for cancer research.

UAB Collat School of Business honored for excellence in online instruction, success leads to expansion and online degrees in 2012.

The Brannon family celebrates Daniel’s life and legacy with a portrait of flowers on the Donate Life float in the 2012 Rose Parade.

Award-winning artist John Fields has been named director of the UAB Visual Arts Gallery and is busy scheduling exhibitions for 2012.

A UAB alum's engineering research was honored by an international professional association.

UAB researcher who reviews dog-safety software says preschool-age children need supervision to protect against injury.

Taxes owed, deductions unclaimed account for millions of lost dollars in 2011; year-end tips will help you and your community recoup losses.

A national engineering society has awarded UAB a student chapter.

UAB wellness expert says 70 percent of the leading health problems affecting Americans could be improved by behavior modifications.

From decorating a patient’s room to arranging for music or massage therapy, UAB experts offer tips to bring the holidays to the hospital.

A UAB environmental sciences professor has been named to a national council.

A UAB government professor will speak at a national seminar on Greece.

We all know the songs, so why not sing along? Singing and listening to music can improve the holidays for everyone, young to old.

Careful selection can encourage and aid healing activities.

A student comes to UAB with a small-town outlook, leaves with a global perspective.
New agreement focuses on working together to improve healthcare in Northwest Alabama.

Autism in Alabama is the topic of a free lecture Jan. 19, presented as part of the UAB Discussion Book Dialogues series.

UAB adds renowned rehabilitation scientist to head innovative Lakeshore Foundation/UAB Research Collaborative.

A doctoral student has won two awards that will help him continue his work in the UAB Youth Safety Lab.

Diabetes expert says being over supplied, preparing for security checks and anticipating time zone changes can make travelling easier and safer.

Students compete against much larger programs and bring home first place for their performance in “The Burning Fiery Furnace.”

UAB’s African-American Studies program “breathed life” into 35-year-old Chernell Bizzell.

Professor emeritus will be a representative to the United Nations.

UAB and the Red Cross will host a six-day blood drive starting Dec. 12.

Frame your behavior changes for the New Year so they become a habit, instead of forgotten until next year.

Early-stage trial at UAB will determine safety of antiretroviral drug delivery method.

Health Professions’ Harold Jones lost 70 pounds — very publicly —through his school’s weight-loss program and blogged about it all the way.

UAB students Hector DeSimone and Carrie Dunn are fall commencement speakers.

A low-cost intervention gives even the earliest preemies a chance to survive and thrive.

UAB employees named "Hospital Heroes" by local chapter of the Alabama Hospital Association.

Egyptian national votes absentee, hopes revolution gains are not lost due to Islamist election victories.

McGee was Arkansas' offensive coordinator in the last two seasons.

The UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center's annual report will be presented for the the community Dec. 12.

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