UAB Advanced Nurse Coordinator Freda Centor recommends room sharing, not bed sharing. She suggests bringing a bassinet, crib or even a pack 'n play in the bedroom and placing beside the parent's bed.
The Addiction Recovery Program at UAB is adding beds and staff to better handle an influx of patients struggling with addiction to opioids and other IV drugs.
On May 21, 2017, Itzhak Perlman, who has garnered 16 Grammy awards, four Emmys and a Presidential Medal of Freedom, returns to celebrate ASC’s 20th anniversary season.
Theatre UAB presents American farce, 17th century witchcraft trials, murder mystery, super-short plays and a Sondheim musicalWritten by Shannon Thomason
UAB introduces new venue on campus for Art faculty to showcase visual research and interdisciplinary workWritten by Shannon Thomason
The new HR management degree is now enrolling students.
The Quimby Award honors American Association of Physicists in Medicine members with notable careers and outstanding achievements in medical physics.
UAB doctors say new research is showing that patients who suffer from isolated mitral valve regurgitation may need surgery before symptoms appear.
The UAB School of Dentistry hosted 10 dental students from Japan this summer as part of an annual exchange program.
A UAB study sheds light on and suggests a target for treatment of a variant of Guillain-Barré syndrome.
Sowing the Seeds of Health, a longstanding educational program at the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center, helps to reduce breast and cervical cancer among Latina women.
The 200-member-strong band is rehearsing its show of hit soundtrack tunes, “Hollywood,” for performances at UAB football games, exhibitions and parades.
Kelly Walters relishes her access to scientists, clinicians and research opportunities unavailable to undergraduates at many other universities as she builds toward a career in medicine.
A study has found that people who remained sedentary after mentally demanding tasks consumed more calories than those who exercised.
Parcak will enlist the help of citizens from around the world to search for hidden civilizations through an online platform called GlobalXplorer.
Intrepid students are exchanging their textbooks for a world atlas, studying sustainability in the Netherlands, Spanish in Costa Rica—even marine ecology in Antarctica. UAB Education Abroad students and faculty describe the life-changing thrill of travel and share the discoveries and insights they have brought home.
The American College of Nutrition recognizes David Allison, Ph.D., and his continued advancement of research in diet and nutrition.
Articles published today by UAB and its Geroscience Network collaborators explore new interventions in aging processes as part of an effort to increase the healthy, independent years of life for the elderly.
UAB Medicine opens a new neurosurgery clinic on the Highway 280 corridor in Greystone
‘Sit less, move more’ — Research shows sedentary behavior is associated with cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in adultsWritten by Adam Pope
Sedentary behavior — even among physically active people — may be associated with an increased risk of heart disease, diabetes and more.
Broad telehealth accessibility in Alabama would provide unprecedented access to care in rural areas by eliminating the geographic divide and improving the quality of life for those with chronic and rare diseases.
To celebrate the center’s first 20 years, and in preparation for the next decade, UAB’s Alys Stephens Center builds a new vision for the arts in Birmingham.
Dedicated clinician-educator tapped to lead UAB School of Medicine Huntsville Regional Medical CampusWritten by Bob Shepard
UAB School of Medicine has named respected clinician-educator Roger D. Smalligan, M.D., MPH, dean of the Huntsville Regional Medical Campus
UAB clinical psychologist Josh Klapow, Ph.D., provides tips for college students experiencing homesickness.
UAB medical school students will host the 5K to raise funds for the Equal Access Birmingham free health clinic.
UAB students get a Blazer Welcome with events including a football game, job fair and Kid Ink concertWritten by Shannon Thomason
The dean and CEO of Johns Hopkins Medicine will present the keynote address at the UAB Medicine Leadership in Academic Medicine lecture series Aug. 16.
A wearable cloud make the design of mobile and wearable devices simple, inexpensive and lightweight by having mobile device users tap into the resources of the wearable cloud, instead of relying solely on the capabilities of their mobile hardware.
Maryann Manning, a longtime UAB School of Education faculty member, has been honored for her contributions and lifelong dedication to the field of literacy.
The unique new program, in collaboration with the UAB schools of Medicine and the Public Health, will prepare future social workers for in-demand jobs by focusing on health and behavioral health using an innovative model of evidence-based education.
Kelly Mitchell and Sarah Urdaneta will earn degrees from the UAB School of Nursing and walk together in UAB’s summer commencement ceremony Aug. 13.
A UAB urologist has led the development of extensive guidelines of surgical management of kidney stones.
UAB’s Lindsay Rhodes, M.D., will study telemedicine as a potential strategy to improve eye disease detection and management.
The 186 members of the UAB School of Medicine Class of 2020 will receive their symbolic white coats at a ceremony Aug. 14.