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UMC Hosts Annual Brussels Sprout Challenge at Heart Walk

The University Medical Center will host its fourth annual Brussels Sprout Challenge during the American Heart Association West Alabama Heart Walk March 3.

February 20, 2018

US-Licensed Yellow Fever Vaccine Temporarily Unavailable at UMC

Due to production delays by the manufacturer, University Medical Center’s Travel Health Services Clinic is currently out of the U.S.-licensed yellow fever vaccine FY-VAX.

February 16, 2018

UA Colleges Co-Sponsor Festival Spotlighting African Films

The sixth annual Tuscaloosa Africana Film Festival, co-sponsored by two University of Alabama colleges, will be held Saturday, Feb. 3, at the Bama Theatre in downtown Tuscaloosa.

January 25, 2018

Partnership Brings Health Profession Training to Rural Students

The University of Alabama’s College of Community Health Sciences announced today a new partnership between the CCHS and Alabama Statewide Area Health Education Centers to extend educational and training opportunities to high school students...

January 23, 2018

UA, Tuscaloosa Fire, Rescue Partner to Expand Services

Tuscaloosa Fire and Rescue Service partnered with The University of Alabama’s University Medical Center to develop ACTION, a program that responds to the less critical needs of the community and reduces costly hospital emergency...

January 12, 2018

UA’s Medical Practice Recognized as Patient-Centered Medical Home

University Medical Center was nationally certified in December as a Patient-Centered Medical Home in recognition of its commitment to patients while improving quality and lowering health care costs.

January 11, 2018

HES Major Uses Tragedy to Power Career Ambitions

Kaitlyn Jacoby, who will earn a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education Dec. 16 at Coleman Coliseum, was orphaned at the age of 16 after both her mother and father died of cancer.

December 15, 2017

UA to Hold Winter Commencement Exercises Dec. 16

The University of Alabama will hold its winter commencement exercises Saturday, Dec. 16, at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

December 11, 2017

Mental Illness Hits Closer to Home Than You Might Think

Access to mental health care and being able to afford care are the two biggest challenges people face, says one University of Alabama psychologist.

October 25, 2017

UA’s CCHS Hosts 2017 United Way Campaign Kickoff

The University of Alabama held its 2017 United Way Campaign Kickoff on Wednesday, Oct. 18, at the University Medical Center. The event brought together University and United Way officials to share the plan for...

October 20, 2017

UA Alumni Association Honors Four With Teaching Awards

The University of Alabama National Alumni Association has announced the 2017 recipients of the University’s highest honor for excellence in teaching – the Outstanding Commitment to Teaching Awards.

October 17, 2017

Protecting UA Employees, Students from the Flu

sign offering free flu shots

Annual flu-shot campaign kicks off in September.

September 1, 2017

UA to Hold Commencement Exercise Aug. 5

The University of Alabama will hold its summer commencement exercise Aug. 5 at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

July 31, 2017

Travel Clinic Offers Vaccines, Info for International Travel

A newly launched Travel Clinic offers vaccines, medication and education needed by faculty, staff and their families prior to international travel.

July 21, 2017

Students Get Glimpse into Rural Health

Two select groups of students from across the state are experiencing life as a college student this summer through the Rural Health Scholars and Rural Minority Health Scholars programs.

June 22, 2017