Seven honored as Outstanding Women for 2017
The UAB Commission on the Status of Women presents the awards annually to honor women in the UAB and Birmingham communities who have mentored or served other women, taken a courageous stance or overcome adversity to achieve a goal.Whitley embraces the perfect combination of learning, collaboration and progress
Richard Whitley, M.D., who started his career at UAB 45 years ago, discovered every opportunity he needed to be successful existed right here.More than 1,100 employees to be honored during annual service awards
More than 1,100 employees at UAB to be honored during the annual Service Awards Program noon Friday, March 3. See the list online.
UAB names 2017 diversity champions
Four individuals and one student organization were honored with the President’s Diversity Champion Award for their work to create a more culturally diverse, inclusive university community.Frazer is ‘a champion of patients and their families’
In more than three decades with UAB’s Comprehensive Cancer Center, Debbie Frazer has never wavered in making patients her first priority.Lewis is a master of everything thrown at her
Joy Lewis juggles what amounts to four jobs, staying positive while she does it.Meneses to deliver Distinguished Faculty Lecture Feb. 15
Karen Meneses, Ph.D., has been named the 2016 Distinguished Faculty Lecturer, the highest honor bestowed by the UAB Academic Health Center.Alverson is one of Cancer Center’s ‘most significant assets’
Pam Alverson maintains a calm, stabilizing presence in a sometimes-overwhelming arena of clinical research.Helms ‘gets the job done’ with a smile
Cynthia Helms, a program administrator for the newly created eLearning and Professional Studies, is UAB’s Employee of the Month.Kennedy is UAB’s Employee of the Year
JoeAnn Kennedy, a program administrator in the School of Nursing, is the recipient of the university’s highest non-academic employee award.