camera detail shot.University Relations has a team of public relations professionals to coordinate proactive and reactive media relations for the University of Alabama at Birmingham and UAB Medicine. Our team works with the UAB community and the news media to support the institution’s strategic goals and to inform the public about significant developments and information about our people, operations and outcomes. We regularly communicate about how our students, faculty, staff, alumni and supporters advance all areas of our mission: education, health care, research, community service and economic development. In addition, Athletic Communications works with news media to communicate information specific to UAB Athletics.