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Atomic Force Microscope Awarded to UAB
Atomic Force Microscope Awarded to UAB

The National Science Foundation has awarded the University of Alabama at Birmingham a major research instrumentation grant of $314,912 to acquire an atomic force microscope for interdisciplinary materials research and education.

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Sharma Named Brookwood Baptist Medical Center Physician of the Year
Sharma Named Brookwood Baptist Medical Center Physician of the Year

The medical staff of Brookwood Baptist Medical Center named Jitendra Sharma, MD the 2019 Physician of the Year. This honor recognizes physicians who exemplify the core values of Brookwood Baptist Medical Center - integrity, service, quality, transparency and innovation.

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Taylor Joins Brookwood Diagnostic
Taylor Joins Brookwood Diagnostic

Kendra Taylor has joined Brookwood Diagnostic Center and Brookwood Women's Diagnostic Center where she will serve as the Imaging Administrator.

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Heart South and Shelby Baptist Reach Milestone
Heart South and Shelby Baptist Reach Milestone

Heart South Cardiovascular Group and Shelby Baptist Medical Center recently celebrated a milestone of having performed 200 procedures within the hospital's structural heart program, including Trans Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR), MitraClip and WATCHMAN.

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Pediatric Brain Tumor Treatment at UAB Awarded FDA Grant
Pediatric Brain Tumor Treatment at UAB Awarded FDA Grant

Gregory Friedman, MD has been awarded a three-year, $750,000 R01 grant from the FDA for a Phase 1 immunotherapy clinical trial of engineered cold-sore (herpes) virus G207 for the treatment of malignant cerebellar brain tumors in children.

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Study Yields New Information about Dementia's Genetic Risk Factors
Study Yields New Information about Dementia's Genetic Risk Factors

Researchers at UAB and HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology in Huntsville have learned new information about genetic risk factors that may contribute to dementia, potentially pushing the medical field closer to early detection.

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Netto Named Editor of Modern Pathology

George J. Netto, MD, professor at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, will assume the role of editor in chief of Modern Pathology, the scientific journal of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology in 2020.

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Jackson Thornton Technologies Expands Birmingham Presence
Jackson Thornton Technologies Expands Birmingham Presence

Mike Taylor has joined Jackson Thornton Technologies (JTT), an IT solutions provider. Taylor is a Birmingham area based Technology Consultant who has extensive IT systems administration and engineering experience in both the managed services and education sectors.

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Princeton and Walker Nationally Recognized

Princeton Baptist Medical Center and Walker Baptist Medical Center have both earned an 'A' for the fall 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, a national distinction, recognizing the hospital's achievements protecting patients from harm and providing safer health care.

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Shelby Baptist Announces 2020 Medical Staff Officers and Department Chairs
Shelby Baptist Announces 2020 Medical Staff Officers and Department Chairs

Shelby Baptist Medical Center has announced the hospital's 2020 Medical Staff officers and department chairpersons. Along with Daniel Gosdin, MD, who was elected Chief of Staff to represent more than 150 of his peers, the list includes:

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Local Hospital Volunteer Honored
Local Hospital Volunteer Honored

Aimee Lesley, a volunteer at St. Vincent's East, was honored this week with the 2019 Outstanding Auxilian Award for outstanding service, compassion, and kindness.

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Landmark National trial to Examine How Exercise Affects the Body

What happens at the molecular level after exercise? Scientists, physicians and clinical exercise specialists from across the country are embarking on a landmark National Institutes of Health effort to find out.

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Study to Determine Whether Hookworm is Present in the Black Belt

UAB is undertaking a new study to determine whether or not hookworm and related intestinal parasites are present in parts of Alabama's Black Belt. The study, which is funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, will take place in Wilcox and Perry counties and has started participant recruitment.

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UAB School of Nursing Launches Podcast
UAB School of Nursing Launches Podcast

In October, the School of Nursing launched the Clinical Pearls podcast, adding an audio arm to the UAB Nursing Health Network.

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Garland Stansell Named National Chair of PRSA
Garland Stansell Named National Chair of PRSA

T. Garland Stansell, APR, Chief Communications Officer for Children's of Alabama, will serve as the 2020 national chair of The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA).

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Andrews Sports Medicine Expanding to Cullman
Andrews Sports Medicine Expanding to Cullman

In January, Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center will open its newest clinic located in Cullman, Alabama. Andrews is occupying space alongside ATI Physical Therapy in a new 6,000+ square-foot building.

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Birmingham Internal Medicine Associates Joins Complete Health
Birmingham Internal Medicine Associates Joins Complete Health

Birmingham Internal Medicine Associates (BIMA) has joined Florida-based Complete Health and its growing group of primary care practices.

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Clark Holmes Oral Facial Surgery Forms Partnership
Clark Holmes Oral Facial Surgery Forms Partnership

U.S. Oral Surgery Management (USOSM), a management services company headquartered in Irving, Texas, that serves oral and maxillofacial surgeons, has formed a new partnership with Clark Holmes Oral Facial Surgery of Alabama, which has four locations in the Birmingham metro area.

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Ashley Ketchum, DO Joins Internal Medicine & Pediatrics of Cullman
Ashley Ketchum, DO Joins Internal Medicine & Pediatrics of Cullman

Ashley A. Ketchum, DO has joined the Cullman Regional Medical Staff where she will practice with Internal Medicine & Pediatrics of Cullman.

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UAB Receives Grant to Address HIV Disparities
UAB Receives Grant to Address HIV Disparities

Researchers in the UAB Division of Infectious Diseases and the Research Informatics Service Center at the Center for AIDS Research have been chosen as the national program office for HIV Care Connect. The new $7 million, five-year initiative is funded by the Merck Foundation.

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Princeton Baptist Medical Center Marks 250th WATCHMAN™ Procedure
Princeton Baptist Medical Center Marks 250th WATCHMAN™ Procedure

The heart team at Princeton Baptist Medical Center recently completed their 250th WATCHMAN™ procedure.

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UAB opens Multidisciplinary Endocrine Tumor Clinic
UAB opens Multidisciplinary Endocrine Tumor Clinic

On October 1st, the University of Alabama at Birmingham opened its new Multidisciplinary Endocrine Tumor Clinic. Located on the third floor of The Kirklin Clinic of UAB Hospital, the clinic is a one-stop shop for patients with thyroid, parathyroid, pancreas and adrenal tumors.

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Scott joins Alabama Allergy and Asthma Center
Scott joins Alabama Allergy and Asthma Center

Thomas Scott, MD has joined Alabama Allergy and Asthma Center. He comes to Alabama Allergy from Ascension Medical Group in Wichita, Kansas where he served as the Medical Director.

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Princeton Baptist Earns Certification

Princeton Baptist Medical Center has been granted a three-year certification for both cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation programs by the American Association for Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR).

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Cullman Regional Offers Newest Technoloby in Total Knee and Hip Replacement
Cullman Regional Offers Newest Technoloby in Total Knee and Hip Replacement

Cullman Regional is the first hospital in central Alabama to offer robotic-arm assisted total knee and total hip replacements with its Mako System.

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