Students/Faculty

Rimmer Coulter Award 2017James Rimmer, Ph.D., Director of the UAB / Lakeshore Research Collaborative and inaugural Lakeshore Foundation Endowed Chair in Health Promotion and Rehabilitation Sciences, has received the 2017 John Stanley Coulter Award from the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine (ACRM). The Coulter Award, the second highest honor delivered by the ACRM, recognized those who make significant contributions to the field of rehabilitation.

Spencer BoxesKevin Spencer is an illusionist and artist who has performed magic in front of tens of thousands of people on stages in 34 countries on six continents.

A day ahead of performing his “Theatre of Illusion” at the UAB Alys Stephens Center, he delivered a performance in front of a crowd of only 50, but it was a performance that has the potential to impact tens of thousands of people around the world.

Rachel Ashcraft Deek Cunningham Veronica JuanRachel Ashcraft, Deek Cunningham, Veronica Juan in Washington, D.C.Deek Cunningham, MS, OTR/L, assistant professor in the UAB School of Health ProfessionsDepartment of Occupational Therapy, Veronica Juan, a second-year student in the Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MSOT) program, and Rachel Ashcraft, an alumna of the MSOT program, spent a recent day discussing the future of their profession and the future of their clients’ care in the offices of Alabama’s congressional members.

Krystle Glasgow Distinguished Service Award webGlasgow with Distinguished Service AwardKrystle Glasgow, MIS, CNMT, NMTCB (CT), NMAA, clinical coordinator and teacher in the UAB School of Health ProfessionsMaster of Science in Nuclear Medicine Technology program, received the Southeastern Chapter of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging – Technologist Section (SECSNMMI-TS) 2017 Distinguished Service honor. This is not an annual award – it is only delivered when the chapter president wishes to honor an individual for above and beyond service to the Nuclear Medicine Technology profession and the society.