T.R. Reid

Reid, author, documentary film maker and reporter, visited UA to talk about health care in the U.S. and around the world.

UA Flu Shot Campaign

The College is leading a UA campus-wide effort to vaccinate students, faculty and staff against the flu.

Longitudinal Curriculum

The College’s TLC² uses an innovative educational model, called a longitudinal integrated clerkship.



Brussels Sprout Challenge premiers at West Alabama Heart Walk

A Brussels Sprout Challenge was a highlight of the American Heart Association’s West Alabama Heart Walk held on February 14 at the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater. The University of Alabama College of Community Health Sciences partnered with Manna Grocery and Deli to roast and serve more than 800 Brussels sprouts during the walk. The idea originated with […]

AAS Popsicle Party

UMC provides Student of the Month program at Tuscaloosa Magnet Schools

Students at Tuscaloosa Magnet School Elementary and Middle are incentivized regularly for key character traits through University Medical Center’s Student of the Month program. The program is a partnership of The University of Alabama College of Community Health Sciences, which operates University Medical Center, and Tuscaloosa Magnet Schools and is part of the West Alabama […]


“For a change, let’s not talk about the Affordable Care Act, expansion of Medicaid, regional care organizations or anything else that’s controversial in health care. (This could be a short conversation.) Instead, let’s talk about something about which most people would agree: Despite having the best hospital facilities, the best technology and the best trained doctors and health care professionals, our current health care system leaves a lot to be desired in the way it’s organized and delivers care, especially given the poor population health outcomes we get.


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