People of UAB

Kathleen G. Nelson, M.D., will serve a one-year term on the board of directors of the Association of American Medical Colleges.

Rodney O. Tucker, M.D., will serve as the interim director of the UAB Center for Palliative and Supportive Care.

Yoshimi Saito, Ph.D., has been appointed professor emeritus in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Kathleen Martin, Ph.D., has been appointed associate professor emerita in the School of Education.

James C. Martin, Ph.D., has been appointed associate professor emeritus in physics.

Ken Marion, Ph.D., has been appointed professor emeritus in biology.

Nassrin Dashti Hubbard, Ph.D., was appointed professor emerita in medicine.

Wayne J. Brouillette, Ph.D., has been appointed professor emeritus in chemistry.

Robert Angus, Ph.D. has been appointed professor emeritus in biology.

Kevin L. Kirk, Ph.D., has been appointed to an endowed chair in biomedical research.

David G. Standaert, M.D., Ph.D., has been appointed to an endowed chair in neurology.

List places UAB’s Sarah Parcak — who uses satellite imagery to find lost archaeological sites — among the world’s top 25 innovators.

Innovative thinkers break new ground with creativity, contributing to their academic fields and the public’s quality of life.
Save money, have fun by creating your own Halloween mask at home with a few tips from artist Doug Barrett at UAB.

A UAB professor's original work will be performed by two guest artists Oct. 31.

The UAB Department of Music welcomes new faculty Brian Kittredge, Won Cho, James Zingara and collaborative pianist Kseniia Polstiankina.

UAB professor of anthropology will be featured in a Discovery Channel documentary airing Oct. 9.

An assistant professor of health behavior has won an award to study health disparities.

Elizabeth Stullenbarger, D.S.N., R.N., has been appointed a distinguished professor emerita in the UAB School of Nursing.
Kathleen Berecek, Ph.D., has been named professor emerita of physiology and biophysics in the UAB School of Medicine and School of Dentistry.

Robert C. Bourge, M.D., will chair a newly created endowed professorship in cardiovascular medicine in the UAB School of Medicine.

Hughes Evans, M.D., Ph.D., will be the chair of the Department of Medical Education in the UAB School of Medicine.

A new endowed professorship in French and Proust studies named in honor of William Carter, Ph.D. established in the College of Arts and Sciences.

The UAB Department of Music presents award-winning pianist Andrew Tyson and an array of free faculty, student and guest recitals in October.
David Allison, Ph.D., professor and associate dean in the School of Public Health, is the 2011 UAB Distinguished Faculty Lecturer.
The chair of the UAB Department of Physical Therapy received a professionalism award.
A School of Nursing professor has received the Cancer Nursing journal research award.
A UAB School of Nursing professor will edit a new online nursing journal.
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