Dean Vickers: UAB Medicine is building on rapid growth to achieve lofty goals
Over the past five years, Dr. Selwyn Vickers has seen the UAB medical enterprise build on a powerful growth spurt that began more than a decade ago. It’s a continued evolution that has further lifted UAB’s reputation and thrust it onto the national stage for research, patient care and education.
Alabama Transportation Institute research drives ‘Rebuild Alabama’ discussions
As state lawmakers evaluate Gov. Kay Ivey’s “Rebuild Alabama Infrastructure Plan,” they have been able to make smart decisions based on the current conditions of state’s road and bridges as well as how demands placed on the transportation system are likely to grow over the next generation.
Matt Might’s personal quest sparks UAB precision medicine revolution
For Dr. Matt Might, director of the Hugh Kaul Precision Medicine Institute at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, the future of medicine revolves around physicians harnessing information on a scale unimagined by patients today.
UA System programs prepare students for cybersecurity careers
Protecting the nation’s critical physical and digital assets from cyber attackers is an urgent global priority, and The University of Alabama System is pursuing this critical mission on multiple fronts.