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Research from The University of Alabama found that addressing both hesitancy and access at the community level is important to increasing vaccination rates, particularly in African American communities.
September 17, 2021
UA will provide free flu shots to students, faculty and staff beginning Sept. 8 and continuing through mid-November across campus.
September 2, 2021
University Medical Center recently opened a location in Carrollton, Alabama, to provide primary health care services to the rural Pickens County community.
August 13, 2021
In a partnership with community organizations, The University of Alabama is spearheading a project to get 70% of eligible people in the state’s Black Belt vaccinated against COVID-19 over the next year.
August 12, 2021
Members of the UA community will have three opportunities to do their part to Protect Our Herd when University Medical Center offers Saturday COVID-19 vaccine clinics starting Aug. 7.
August 5, 2021
UMC will host a community COVID-19 vaccine clinic in conjunction with the monthly food bank at Grace Presbyterian Church in Tuscaloosa July 13.
July 7, 2021
High school students and recent graduates from rural Alabama are participating in annual programs this summer at UA where they learn about the need rural communities have for more doctors and other health care...
June 21, 2021
Researchers at The University of Alabama will study a novel nanomedicine treatment for acute kidney injury, a common disease with no federally-approved medication.
June 1, 2021
A new addition to the Student Health Center will increase clinical services provided to students and boost research through a new MRI suite.
May 26, 2021
Dr. Arleene Breaux and Cynthia Moore are this year's spring service and excellence award recipients.
April 15, 2021
Dr. Pamela Payne-Foster was recently honored with the 2020 Linda Mays Volunteer of the Year Award.
March 11, 2021
The full transition is expected to be complete by the Fall 2021 Semester.
March 5, 2021
A mobile app developed by UA faculty and the Center for Advanced Public Safety is helping individuals manage their blood pressure while providing valuable resources that promote a healthy lifestyle.
February 24, 2021
The 9th annual Tuscaloosa Africana Film Festival featuring acclaimed movies from the African continent and broader African Diaspora will be held virtually Feb. 27- 28.
February 17, 2021
UMC will open a location in Fayette, Alabama, Feb. 5 that will provide prenatal care services to expectant mothers in a county that has a high infant mortality rate.
February 4, 2021