Students/Faculty

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.

Norm Bolus Brucer AwardNorm Bolus with the SECSNMMI Brucer AwardNorman Bolus, MSPH, MPH, CNMT, FSNMMI-TS, interim-program director of the UAB Health Physics program and program director of the UAB Nuclear Medicine Technology program, has been awarded the Southeastern Chapter of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SECSNMMI) Marshall Brucer Award. This is the highest honor the SECSNMMI can bestow upon a member.

robert motl 2017Robert Motl, Ph.D., a professor in the School of Health Professions, developed the exercise program used in the study.Story by Bob Shepard, UAB News

Researchers studying methods of exercise delivery and the effects on people living with multiple sclerosis have been awarded $5.7 million in funding by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI).