Hamlin, who also serves as pastor of Tabernacle Baptist Church, has been living and serving in Birmingham since 1990. Through his work at the 1917 Clinic, he has participated in several research projects that have been published in scientific journals. Hamlin also serves on the Governor’s Commission on HIV/AIDS.
Donor families, recipients can sign NASCAR driver’s car prior to Talladega raceJoey Gase, whose mom was an organ and tissue donor upon death, will promote organ donation along with Sparks Energy for the Sparks Energy 300 on May 6.
Symposium to highlight role of social determinants in population healthThe UAB Health Disparities Research Symposium highlights the health disparities work of undergraduate, graduate, faculty and community investigators in basic science, clinical research, behavioral and social science, and community-based research.
- Event Date May 4
UAB’s Newborn Intensive Care Unit joins in the nationwide reunion for families and babies at March for BabiesThe UAB Women and Infants Center is among nearly a dozen organizations holding reunions for past NICU patients this spring.
- Event Date May 3
Nursing students learn about homelessness firsthandSchool of Nursing partners with One Roof for annual Point in Time homeless community census.posted 3 days ago 917 viewsTrauma surgeons push for public Stop the Bleed kitsUAB trauma surgeons support Stop the Bleed, a campaign to provide knowledge and equipment to the public in response to mass casualty events for use before EMS crews can arrive.posted 5 days ago 10769 viewsUAB creates pipeline of excellence for Alabama organizationsA one-day orientation program for any organization interested in economic development and organizational excellence will be conducted at the UAB School of Health Professions Executive Learning Center on April 28.posted 5 days ago 640 viewsGraduating art senior Samantha Richardson’s skills land awards, start in agency careerDuring her undergraduate experience at UAB, her creative design research focused on building awareness about underprivileged communities in the city. She works with Cayenne Creative.posted 8 days ago 3745 viewsMOMIX brings “Opus Cactus,” dance fantasy inspired by American Southwest, to UAB’s Alys Stephens Center May 11-13The landscape of the American Southwest is brought to life with illusionistic images of cactuses, slithering lizards and fire dancers. The New York Times declared, “Opus Cactus is at heart a sprawling, luscious fantasy.”
- Event Date April 29
UAB hosts Women’s Night at the Barons featuring a shoe drive to help those in needA shoe drive at a local baseball game will help women in need across the Birmingham area.
- Event Date May 11
Fifth annual class of UAB Excellence in Business Top 25 announced for 2017The awardees will be honored at a luncheon Friday, June 23, at the UAB National Alumni Society House.posted 11 days ago 932 viewsUAB Department of Art and Art History students present community-focused projects based in the artsThe winning entries will be displayed in the Global Eye Exhibition, which opens Friday, April 21, in the new UAB INTO space located in the Sterne Library.
- Event Date May 3
UAB Cancer Center’s Fiesta Ball helps fund young cancer researchersUAB Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Fiesta Ball on May 5 will support the work of young cancer research scientists and patient and family services.
- Event Date April 21
UAB again named to list of 100 Great HospitalsBecker’s Hospital Review has named UAB Hospital as one of the 100 Great Hospitals in America.posted 15 days ago 5251 viewsR&B artist Khalid to perform free concert at UAB on April 22Khalid will perform outside at the UAB Hill Student Center. The show is free and open to students and the public.
- Event Date May 5
Focus on Alzheimer’s disease shifts to preventionAdvances in brain imaging allowing early detection of the plaques implicated in Alzheimer’s disease have pushed prevention strategies in the fight against dementia.posted 18 days ago 5507 viewsBirmingham 101 April event will host Ensley High School alumni panel to highlight the community and its connection to UABThe fourth Birmingham 101 event, hosted by UAB’s Student Involvement and Leadership Organization, will focus on Ensley High School and its ties to UAB.
- Event Date April 22
UAB National and Student Alumni Societies will join two local nonprofits on UAB Unite DayUAB Unite Day brings together alumni and students to serve the Birmingham community by working at events organized by two local nonprofit organizations.
- Event Date April 18
Itzhak Perlman to perform at UAB’s Alys Stephens Center for Viva Health Starlight Gala May 21, celebrating center’s 20th anniversaryPerlman, the Alys Stephens Center’s first Starlight Gala performer, returns to celebrate the center’s 20th anniversary gala. Tickets include a pre-performance cocktail reception; a VIP dinner package is also available.
- Event Date April 8
Drum Circle to be held for young adult cancer survivors support group April 15Coalesce, a new support group for young adult cancer survivors, kicks off with a drum circle event at Railroad Park on April 15.posted 22 days ago 1380 viewsMarkaki focused on expanding UAB’s “think globally, act locally” influenceThe new deputy director of UAB’s Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization Collaborating Center for International Nursing believes “think globally, act locally” should be way of life for everyone at the UAB School of Nursing.posted 22 days ago 1407 views
- Event Date May 21