The Prison's Professors

Connie Kohler, professor emerita of the UAB School of Public Health will sit on panel discussion about education in Alabama's prison system.

UAB Outstanding Women

Congratulations to Dr.Julie Locher and Ms. Melodi Stone on being honored as UAB Outstanding Women!

Inaugural Class of Alabama Schweitzer Fellows Named

UAB School of Public Health graduate students Shima Dowla (Health Behavior) Ashley (A.T.) Helix (Health Behavior) and Rachel Stokes (Environmental Health Sciences) were selected as fellows of the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship (ASF).


Spring Break Water Safety for Children

Families seem to be spending time around water this time of year, so it is important to remind ourselves of the basics of water safety,” said Michelle Fanucchi, Ph.D., chair of the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health Department of Environmental Health Sciences.

UAB Toxicologist Dr. Michelle Fanucchi on Health Risks of Breathing in Toxic Fumes

A fire at Reliable Formed Plastics on Second Avenue North started by accident on Wednesday around 3pm.

UAB toxicologist Dr. Michelle Fanucchi said that the health risks of breathing in the fumes from the fire could include eye irritation, respiratory irritation and maybe some gastrointestinal problems.


President's Award for Excellence in Teaching

Dale Dickinson, PhD, Assistant Professor in the Department of Environmental Health Sciences was awarded the President's Award for Excellence in Teaching for the School of Public Health AND the Honors College! Congratulations! It is absolutely unprecedented for a faculty member to be selected for the President’s Award from two independent units on campus!

Survey Consent Letter

 Applied Introductory Biostatistics Courses at UAB

The Department of Biostatistics is asking you to participate in a survey regarding the introductory applied courses offered each year.  You are being asked to participate in this survey because you are either:

Emergency Care: Protecting Population Health by Servicing All

Grady Memorial Hospital, founded in 1890, continues to have a significant presence in the city of Atlanta.

Past, Present, and Future Public Health Leaders at the CDC

Everyone is familiar with the CDC, a looming government institution even featured in pop culture shows such as The Walking Dead.

One Health: We All Need Each Other

Everytime you go to the grocery store, a restaurant, or school cafeteria, you can trust that you are eating safe food thanks to the


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