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!

We are Smarter Together: The Guinea Worm Eradication Program

The Carter Center was founded by the 39th president of the United States, Jimmy Carter. The Center advocates for the different faces of human rights.

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.

Pasado, presente y futuro: líderes en salud pública en el CDC

La mayoría está familiarizado con el CDC (Centro para la Prevención y el Control de Enfermedades), una prominente institución gubernamental, que inclusive ha apareci

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.


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