NEWS

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.

Garner to Receive the Marjorie Hulsizer Copher Award

Margaret Pipkin Garner, assistant dean for health education and outreach in The University of Alabama College of Community Health Sciences, has been named the 2011 recipient of the American Dietetic Association’s highest honor, the Marjorie Hulsizer Copher Award.

College Provides AED Training

Efforts to place AEDs in buildings across The University of Alabama campus began last year and as awareness of the AED grows, so are the number of faculty and staff being trained to use the devices.

Alice McLean Stewart Endowed Lecture on Addiction

The Alice McLean Stewart Endowed Lecture on Addiction will be Tuesday November 8th in the Willard Auditorium of DCH Regional Medical Center. Dr. Lori L. Davis will present “Does Concurrent Substance Use Disorder Reduce the Effectiveness of Antidepressant Medication Treatment of Major Depression?”.