Blazers SocialDistance 

We are practicing social distancing, so we don't have any in-person events scheduled at this time. In the meantime, we do have online opportunities to stay connected.

Virtual Events & Webinars 

Join us live at an upcoming virtual event or webinar. You can also access archived sessions or materials to help you learn, grow, and stay in touch with your alma mater.

SHP Scholarship Celebration

April 16, 12:00 pm CST

Diversity Education Classes

Two trainings each month (Feb - May)

HSA Monthly Webinars

2nd Tuesday of each month

Nutrition Sciences - RD Updates

Clinical education for dietetics practice

Alumni Society Webinars

Two offerings each month

Receptions at National Conferences

We enjoy catching up with alumni at professional conferences around the country. Here are some of the conferences where we host networking events each year.



American Academy of Physician Assistants Annual Conference


American College of Healthcare Executives Congress


American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference


American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting


Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo


Healthcare Information and Management Systems Global Health Conference


International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare


National Society of Genetic Counselors Annual Conference

Annual Activities and Educational Opportunities

In addition to receptions, we offer a variety of other experiences to get involved - from lectures to awards to athletics. Below are a few examples.


Marilyn Gossman Endowed Lecture

This lecture was established to help advance the PT profession through continuing education.

UAB National Symposium

The UAB National Symposium for Healthcare Executives provides attendees with innovative ways to improve their organizations.

UAB Excellence in Business

This awards program recognizes the top 25 alumni owned businesses.

SHP Scholarship Luncheon

This event celebrates our generous scholarship donors and outstanding recipients.

Homecoming Week

This long-standing tradition brings us together to re-connect and cheer on our Blazers.

CDS Networking Mixer

This event provides students an opportunity to practice their networking skills by interacting with alumni.

Regional Events and Reunions


Want to meet your fellow Blazers in your community or re-connect with your classmates? We can help you organize a gathering in your area or coordinate a class reunion. Please contact Amanda Sherman at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 205-975-8415 to get started.

The UAB National Alumni Society also hosts regional events. Visit their site for more information about these and other upcoming activities.