SACNAS Meeting 2015

Hi all! This week we have a blog post from GS1, Jeremie Lever, about his experience at the SACNAS (Society for Advancement of Chicanos, Hispanics and Native Americans in Science) National Meeting this October. SACNAS has a prominent presence at UAB, involving a diverse array of students in professional development and community outreach. Read on… Read More SACNAS Meeting 2015

Medicine Meets Performing Arts in UAB’s Annual “The Best Medicine Show”

My 90 year-old grandmother told me last week that if this whole physician-scientist thing doesn’t work out, I could still go into the movie business. Before you get disappointed after scouring the student profile pages for a Brad Pitt impersonator, I’m not very good looking. Sorry. My grandfather was a stage actor and comedian and I… Read More Medicine Meets Performing Arts in UAB’s Annual “The Best Medicine Show”

Traveling for Science: Jason LeGrand writes on attending the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology

Annual meetings for large scientific societies are a bit like 3-ring circuses. There is a lot going on at any given moment, and despite even the best planning, it is almost impossible to take it all in. With its acclaimed 20,000 attendees, the annual meeting of the American Society of Hematology (ASH) is one of… Read More Traveling for Science: Jason LeGrand writes on attending the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology