Garner Named to Top Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Post

Margaret P. Garner, associate professor in The University of Alabama College of Community Health Sciences, has been named director-at-large for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Researchers Win Grant to Study How Congregations Can Reduce AIDS Stigma

University of Alabama researchers have received a multiyear grant to examine the role that African-American congregations can play in reducing HIV/AIDS-related stigma in rural Alabama.

Enhancing Training Through Medical Simulation

Patient simulators are increasingly being used to teach medical procedures to health professionals, allowing them to practice procedures on manikins before they work with patients. The Quest Center is a patient simulation training facility and a collaborative endeavor of DCH Health System and the College’s Institute for Rural Health Research. Short for Quality Care Utilizing […]

Bahar Memorial Lecture – Sickle Cell Trait and Disease

Please join us at 12:15 p.m. on December 6, 2011 as Thomas H. Howard, MD, presents “Sickle Cell Trait and Disease: Health Implications of New Developments.” The Bahar Lecture will be held at DCH Regional Medica Center in the Willard Auditorium.

Dr. James Robinson Named Endowed Chair of Sports Medicine

Dr. James Robinson has been appointed the first Endowed Chair of Sports Medicine for Family Physicians at UA’s College of Community Health Sciences.