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HELPING HANDS: Medical students volunteer at the Arc of Tuscaloosa County

The Tuscaloosa News |  Luke Iannuzzi and 37 fellow first-year students in the University of Alabama School of Medicine spent their fourth morning in medical school painting, sanding and trimming hedges. The students gathered Thursday morning at the Arc of Tuscaloosa County on University Boulevard in Tuscaloosa as volunteers helping out around the nonprofit agency that […]

College hosts conference about Patient-Centered Medical Home

College of Community Health Sciences faculty and staff, along with healthcare providers from Tuscaloosa and across the state, gathered for a two-day study and discussion on the Patient-Centered Medical Home. The Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) is a model of primary care delivery that is patient-centered, comprehensive, coordinated, accessible and focuses on quality and safety, according […]

Medical students inducted into Gold Humanism Honor Society

Medical students of the College of Community Health Sciences were inducted this month into the Gold Humanism Honor Society, a signature program of the Arnold P. Gold Foundation established to recognize medical students, residents and faculty who practice patient-centered medical care by modeling the qualities of integrity, excellence, compassion, altruism, respect and empathy. Stevie Nichole […]

Avery receives Health Policy Leadership Award

Daniel Avery, MD, professor and chair of the College of Community Health Sciences’s Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, was the 2014 recipient of the Louis W. Sullivan, MD, Health Policy Leadership Award, presented by the American Board of Physicians Specialists (ABPS). The award, named for Louis W. Sullivan, MD, the former Secretary of the U.S […]