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.
UAB employees raise more than $2 million to support local nonprofits, co-workers in times of needA record $2,006,063 was pledged for this year’s campaign, which will help provide financial assistance to more than120 nonprofits in the Birmingham community.posted 12 days ago 1082 viewsThe blinding truth – fireworks and the dangers they pose to your eyesThousands of people, many of them children, suffer eye injuries from fireworks each year in the United States. UAB ophthalmologists at the only eye emergency room in Alabama provide safety tips.posted 11 days ago 901 viewsStudy to explore role of spirituality among African-Americans with chronic illnessSpirituality plays a central role in many aspects of African-American culture, and UAB School of Nursing postdoctoral scholar Deborah Ejem, Ph.D., will explore how significant a factor it is.posted 12 days ago 1405 viewsAlabama high school students explore medical careers at UABA local health education nonprofit educates high school students on professional opportunities within rural health care.
Educational forum for myelodysplastic syndromes patients and families set for June 25A workshop is set to provide information and resources for MDS patients and families June 25.posted 13 days ago 828 viewsUAB surgeon cautions beware of vapingVape pens are catching on, but there is a hidden danger. They sometimes blow up, and a UAB burn surgeon says the results are decidedly unpleasant.posted 14 days ago 10560 viewsUAB clinical psychologist offers tips for helping children cope with mass violence/complex issuesHow can you help your child understand what happened at the Pulse in Orlando? UAB’s Josh Klapow offers some suggestions.posted 15 days ago 865 viewsCelebrate Fourth of July with free UAB Summer Band concert, prime seats for fireworksEnjoy show tunes, Broadway classics, patriotic favorites and standards, then watch the fireworks shot from atop Red Mountain. This free outdoor concert is presented by the College of Arts and Sciences Department of Music.
- Event Date June 17
UAB tackling hepatitis C infection through emergency department testingUAB spearheads an innovative program to find undiagnosed cases of hepatitis C and steer those patients to therapy.posted 19 days ago 3616 viewsLetters of inspiration: UAB Art Club students help Bell Center graduates create lasting “legacy” artworkEach year, The Bell Center invites artists to collaborate with the center’s students and create a work of art that commemorates the graduating class. This year’s legacy piece was a collage of the young graduates’ first initials.posted 21 days ago 1237 viewsZika, pregnancy and microcephaly: What you need to knowA UAB physician provides information on risks, recommendations and effects of Zika virus for pregnant women.posted 25 days ago 4536 viewsUAB/Lakeshore Foundation Collaborative awarded more than $10 million for researchInvestigators with the UAB School of Health Professions UAB/Lakeshore Research Collaborative have been awarded grants from the National Institutes of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention totaling more than $10 million during the next five years.posted 26 days ago 2400 viewsUAB Medicine first in Alabama to publicly report cardiac services dataUAB is the first hospital in Alabama to participate in publicly reporting its data with American College of Cardiology’s Find Your Heart a Home pilot program.posted 27 days ago 1187 viewsUAB Cancer Center scientists present pioneering research at ASCO national meetingUAB investigators will present innovative patient-centered research at the American Society of Clinical Oncology national meeting.posted 27 days ago 890 viewsStudy aims to teach future doctors how to help patients manage their weightUAB is part of a national study aimed at teaching medical students the best ways to help their future patients maintain a healthy weight.posted 28 days ago 2483 viewsTeaching metabolomics: a UAB outreach to researchers in sub-Saharan AfricaThe UAB course was part of a master’s degree program in bioinformatics for researchers in Mali, where malaria is a scourge.posted 28 days ago 1717 viewsNew series of free Pop-Up Studios at MakerSpace for summer/fall 2016 at UABThese free, short workshops will take place in June and this fall, led by the UAB Department of Art and Art History. Register now, as the studios are sure to fill up.posted 28 days ago 3356 viewsBirmingham woman completes year in verapamil-diabetes clinical trialRecruitment for the trial continues as Myers discusses the benefits she received from participating and the knowledge she has gained to take control of her health care.posted a while back 3144 viewsTeachers and therapists connect to help young children with disabilitiesYoung children with developmental delays or disabilities rely on a team — from special education teachers to physical and occupational therapists — to help them succeed. Go inside the UAB program dedicated to building that unique team and meet alumni making a difference in the lives of children across Alabama.posted a while back 1550 viewsUniversity Stores Warehouse set for public auction June 13Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. on the day of the sale. Items available for sale may be viewed from 8:30 a.m. until noon and from 1-4 p.m. June 9-10.
- Event Date July 4
- Event Date June 13