Events

July 31 - August 29, 2021

Saturday, July 31

UAB Shared Values in Action Program (UAB VIP Award)

The UAB Shared Values in Action Program is now accepting nominations of staff members for the UAB VIP Award. The UAB VIP Award is the highest award for...

Virtual Event
F45

F45

Join URec trainers Dominique & Christy for an F45 cardio-strength hybrid workout.

Sunday, August 1

Qodesh Sunday Meeting

You are all invited to Qodesh at UAB Sunday Meeting. Qodesh at UAB is a non-denominational Christian religious Group seeking to exemplify Christianity and...

Monday, August 2

Exercise for Sarcopenia in Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Patients

Speaker: Melanie Potiaumpai, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellow Oncology, Nutrition, and Exercise (ONE) Group Penn State University College of Medicine Public...

Teaching Fellows Information Session

For Graduate Students and Postdocs interested in gaining hands-on teaching experience through CIRTL@UAB. Session recording will be available on the...

3pm
Virtual Event
Collat Virtual House Party

Meet your freshman business advisor to learn what your first year in the Collat School of Business will look like, as well as what classes you will take. ...

6pm
Virtual Event
Conversation

The Rainbow Connection is Birmingham's LGBTQ+ Narcotics Anonymous group. All addicts are welcome!

7pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, August 3

​​​​​​​The Resilient Leader: Student Engagement In a Post-pandemic World

Resilient Leader – a connection point for leadership topics, expanding your knowledge of UAB and building bridges with colleagues. Sessions are informative...

UAB Connections Support Group

UAB Connections provides a combination of educational, social, and recreational/leisure activities for adults with various eye disorders as well as their...

Self Care Studio: Fall Mandalas

The Self Care Studio is a collaboration between the UAB Employee Assistance & Counseling Center and the Institute for Arts in Medicine that offers space for...

Teaching Writing: Responding to Writing

Note: The August 3, 2021 presentation of this workshop has been postponed. This listing will be updated once it has been rescheduled for the upcoming fall...

12pm
Virtual Event
Coping Conversations

Maintaining self-care practices and enhancing positive wellbeing during challenging times can be difficult to do. Join EACC staff as they facilitate a weekly...

4:15pm
Virtual Event
Conversation

Alcoholics Anonymous is hosting online meetings. These meetings are open to anyone seeking recovery for alcoholism.

5:30pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, August 4

CCTS Drop-In Clinic

CCTS offers free consultations with our Biostats, Epidemiology and Research Design (BERD), Biorepository, Bionutrition, Clinical Research Unit (CRU), and...

AMNP Students

Change Your Career. Change Lives. Enroll in our Accelerate Master’s in Nursing Pathway and become a licensed to practice as an RN in four semesters while...

Genetics & Genomics Seminar: Dr. Charles Farber

“Human and Mouse Approaches to Unravel the Genetics of Osteoporosis” Charles R. Farber, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Public Health Sciences Associate...

Microphone

Brief review of treatment options and discussion of when specialty referral is needed

Pain and Addiction Special Interest Group (PASIG)

The Pain and Addiction Special Interest Group (PASIG) is an initiative sponsored and supported by CAPPI and the Clinical & Population Health Sciences Program...

1pm
Virtual Event
Locke Lab Meeting

A weekly meeting for members of the Locke Lab, otherwise know as TEAM.

A Woman's Place

EACC’s weekly virtual support group for women offers participants an encouraging, confidential environment to discuss topics important to women and to...

5:15pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, August 5

Dissertation Defense - Zachary McCann

"Hurricanes and Heart Problems: Natural Disasters, Social Capitol, and Cardiovascular Mortality"

11am
Virtual Event
Unconscious Bias

Bias is a “personal, sometimes unreasoned judgment” that can provide unconscious and often erroneous information. Understanding how our personal and cultural...

RN to BSN

To help you get a better understanding about the UAB School of Nursing and our RN to BSN Pathway, we invite you to join us for our next RN to BSN Virtual...

Conversation

Alcoholics Anonymous is hosting online meetings. These meetings are open to anyone seeking recovery for alcoholism.

5:30pm
Virtual Event
UAB Collegiate Recovery Community: Blazing a path in recovery

The UAB Collegiate Recovery Community hosts weekly support meetings intended for those people in or seeking recovery from substance use and co-occurring...

6pm
Virtual Event

Friday, August 6

Faculty & Staff Friday

Faculty and staff members get a free pastry with a purchase of any grande, venti, or trenta beverage. Yes, even if you cancel your class. Only available at...

Language Partners

Join INTO UAB for the Summer Virtual Language Partners series. Practice your English speaking and listening skills, learn about American culture, and make...

9:30am
Virtual Event
$5 Faculty and Staff Fridays

Enjoy lunch at the Commons for only $5, if you're a UAB faculty or staff member!

BSN Student

Just because we are practicing social distancing doesn’t mean we can’t connect. Reserve your spot to attend a virtual admissions information session to...

Coffee cup

ISSS staff will answer any questions about enrollment, work authorization, travel or any other topics on your mind. Feel free to just join and chat!

11am
Virtual Event
Medicine

The Fellows’ Round Table is an interactive session for pediatric fellows from all programs to present their scholarly work (planned, ongoing, or completed)...

Sunday, August 8

Qodesh Sunday Meeting

You are all invited to Qodesh at UAB Sunday Meeting. Qodesh at UAB is a non-denominational Christian religious Group seeking to exemplify Christianity and...

Monday, August 9

Kaizen R2T Game Begins

Kaizen is an app-based, educational gaming platform built to provide a fun, yet competitive learning environment. Developed as an innovative quiz game, the...

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Grand Rounds

Speakers: Sukhkamal B. Campbell, MD and Lacey Kendall, MLS (ASCP), TS (ABB) Topic: Fertility Preservation for Pediatric Cancer Patients Objectives: 1...

8am
Virtual Event
UAB Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Grand Rounds

The goal of the Pediatric Hematology – Oncology Grand Rounds is to provide an ongoing forum about developments in the field. This monthly series features...

8am
Virtual Event
Dissertation Defense - Annesha King

"Analyzing the Contribution of Snare-Dependent Exocytosis to Huntington's Disease Pathogenesis"

Bystander Intervention

Bystander behavior has been the focus of social psychological research for over four decades. Originally developed to reduce the incidence of sexual assault...

11:30am
Virtual Event
OPSEL Certificate Information Session

Drop in to learn more about graduate certificates sponsored by the Graduate School's Office of Professional Studies and Experiential Learning. OPSEL staff...

4:30pm
Virtual Event
Special Education

Are you interested in teaching special education? Earn your graduate degree from the UAB School of Education. We offer concentrations in Collaborative...

Conversation

The Rainbow Connection is Birmingham's LGBTQ+ Narcotics Anonymous group. All addicts are welcome!

7pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, August 10

Faculty Senate Meeting

Topics scheduled include: UA System Updates, by UA System Chancellor Finis St. John IV; UAB Libraries Office of Scholarly Communication, by Jeff Graveline,...

7:30am
Virtual Event
QPR for Suicide Prevention

QPR for Suicide Prevention offers hope through positive action. As a trained QPR Gatekeeper, you’ll learn to recognize the warning signs of people in...

8:30am
Virtual Event
Dr. Adam Straub

Join the Comprehensive Sickle Cell Center for our August Speaker Series featuring Dr. Adam Straub. Adam C. Straub is an Associate Professor of Pharmacology...

8:30am
Virtual Event
UAB School of Public Health

Bias is a “personal, sometimes unreasoned judgement” that can provide unconscious and often erroneous information. Understanding how our personal and...

OPSEL Certificate Information Session

Drop in to learn more about graduate certificates sponsored by the Graduate School's Office of Professional Studies and Experiential Learning. OPSEL staff...

12pm
Virtual Event
Coping Conversations

Maintaining self-care practices and enhancing positive wellbeing during challenging times can be difficult to do. Join EACC staff as they facilitate a weekly...

4:15pm
Virtual Event
Conversation

Alcoholics Anonymous is hosting online meetings. These meetings are open to anyone seeking recovery for alcoholism.

5:30pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, August 11

Cultural Awareness Building Blocks

Cultural Awareness Building Blocks provides the framework for gaining a nuanced understanding of the various meanings and the potential impact of, diversity...

The Resilient Team: Team Goals

Without goals, there is no team. Goals drive behavior. They clarify what we are working toward. So why are goals so hard? This session will help you pull...

CCTS Drop-In Clinic

CCTS offers free consultations with our Biostats, Epidemiology and Research Design (BERD), Biorepository, Bionutrition, Clinical Research Unit (CRU), and...

AMNP Students

Change Your Career. Change Lives. Enroll in our Accelerate Master’s in Nursing Pathway and become a licensed to practice as an RN in four semesters while...

BME Dissertation Proposal Defense: Yichen Hailey Guo

“PKD-1-CD36 signaling axis in self-renewal of cancer stem cells (CSCs) and resistance to mTOR inhibition in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PNETs)”...

1pm
Virtual Event
Locke Lab Meeting

A weekly meeting for members of the Locke Lab, otherwise know as TEAM.

Collat Virtual House Party

Meet your freshman business advisor to learn what your first year in the Collat School of Business will look like, as well as what classes you will take. ...

4pm
Virtual Event
A Woman's Place

EACC’s weekly virtual support group for women offers participants an encouraging, confidential environment to discuss topics important to women and to...

5:15pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, August 12

Telehealth Network Lightning Session

This zoom-enabled session will serve as a venue for faculty members with Telehealth research interests to learn, engage in discussion and identify potential...

UAB Research Thumbnail

The Office of the Institutional Review Board (IRB) is holding virtual office hours to serve as an opportunity for anyone and everyone in the research...

11am
Virtual Event
Search Committee Training

The Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion offers implicit bias training for faculty search committees. This course was created to compliment the new...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Computer

This virtual opportunity provides a simulation of an NIH study section, where participants serve as reviewers and conduct a mock review of the “before”...

2021 NEURAL Conference

National Enhancement of UnderRepresented Academic Leaders (NEURAL) Conference There is a deficit in diversity of talented trainees that leads to a lack of...

RN to BSN

To help you get a better understanding about the UAB School of Nursing and our RN to BSN Pathway, we invite you to join us for our next RN to BSN Virtual...

Conversation

Alcoholics Anonymous is hosting online meetings. These meetings are open to anyone seeking recovery for alcoholism.

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Coach Bill Clark talking to team in a huddle

Join the UAB National Alumni Society for our 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting. The NAS is excited to welcome UAB Football Coach Bill Clark as our featured...

UAB Collegiate Recovery Community: Blazing a path in recovery

The UAB Collegiate Recovery Community hosts weekly support meetings intended for those people in or seeking recovery from substance use and co-occurring...

6pm
Virtual Event
Game Night: Virtual House Party

Join INTO UAB throughout the summer for our Game Nights series. You will have the chance to meet fellow international students, make new friends, and win...

Friday, August 13

2021 NEURAL Conference

National Enhancement of UnderRepresented Academic Leaders (NEURAL) Conference There is a deficit in diversity of talented trainees that leads to a lack of...

8:15am
Virtual Event
BSN Student

Just because we are practicing social distancing doesn’t mean we can’t connect. Reserve your spot to attend a virtual admissions information session to...

Coffee cup

ISSS staff will answer any questions about enrollment, work authorization, travel or any other topics on your mind. Feel free to just join and chat!

11am
Virtual Event
Computer

This virtual opportunity provides a simulation of an NIH study section, where participants serve as reviewers and conduct a mock review of the “before”...

Saturday, August 14

Sunday, August 15

Qodesh Sunday Meeting

You are all invited to Qodesh at UAB Sunday Meeting. Qodesh at UAB is a non-denominational Christian religious Group seeking to exemplify Christianity and...

Monday, August 16

SafeZone Training

The SafeZone program offers LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer/Questioning) awareness training for all UAB faculty and staff. Participants...

11:30am
Virtual Event
BME Frontiers of Bioengineering Seminar: Dr. Joseph Wu

"iPSCs for Disease Modeling, Drug Screening, and Clinical Trial in a Dish" Joseph C. Wu, MD, PhD Stanford University Professor, Department of Medicine -...

OPSEL Certificate Information Session

Drop in to learn more about graduate certificates sponsored by the Graduate School's Office of Professional Studies and Experiential Learning. OPSEL staff...

4:30pm
Virtual Event
Conversation

The Rainbow Connection is Birmingham's LGBTQ+ Narcotics Anonymous group. All addicts are welcome!

7pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, August 17

The Resilient Team: Team Player

Are you a team player? Are you walking the walk? Great teams are committed to a common goal. This session will give you a lens on your contribution. UAB...

OPSEL Certificate Information Session

Drop in to learn more about graduate certificates sponsored by the Graduate School's Office of Professional Studies and Experiential Learning. OPSEL staff...

12pm
Virtual Event
Self Care Studio: Flower Inspired Art (FIA!)

The Self Care Studio is a collaboration between the UAB Employee Assistance & Counseling Center and the Institute for Arts in Medicine that offers space for...

Coping Conversations

Maintaining self-care practices and enhancing positive wellbeing during challenging times can be difficult to do. Join EACC staff as they facilitate a weekly...

4:15pm
Virtual Event
Conversation

Alcoholics Anonymous is hosting online meetings. These meetings are open to anyone seeking recovery for alcoholism.

5:30pm
Virtual Event
RN to BSN

To help you get a better understanding about the UAB School of Nursing and our RN to BSN Pathway, we invite you to join us for our next RN to BSN Virtual...

Wednesday, August 18

Search Committee Training

The Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion offers implicit bias training for faculty search committees. This course was created to compliment the new...

CCTS Drop-In Clinic

CCTS offers free consultations with our Biostats, Epidemiology and Research Design (BERD), Biorepository, Bionutrition, Clinical Research Unit (CRU), and...

AMNP Students

Change Your Career. Change Lives. Enroll in our Accelerate Master’s in Nursing Pathway and become a licensed to practice as an RN in four semesters while...

Anupam Agarwal, MD

The "My Story" series features faculty who are invited to describe their journey to their career. Presenters discuss their decision to pursue their chosen...

12pm
Virtual Event
Locke Lab Meeting

A weekly meeting for members of the Locke Lab, otherwise know as TEAM.

A Woman's Place

EACC’s weekly virtual support group for women offers participants an encouraging, confidential environment to discuss topics important to women and to...

5:15pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, August 19

Bystander Intervention

Bystander behavior has been the focus of social psychological research for over four decades. Originally developed to reduce the incidence of sexual assault...

Emotional Intelligence: Building Relationships and Communicating Effectively

Emotions play a role in how we interact with others in the workplace. Do you easily recognize your own emotions as well as others? Come learn how to reframe...

Dr. Mohammad Athar, Distinguished Professor and Vice-Chairperson of Dermatology in the UAB School of Medicine; Director of the UAB Research Center of Excellence in Arsenicals

This seminar is part of the UAB Research Center of Excellence in Arsenicals Grand Rounds. Dr. Mohammad Athar is the Director of the UAB Research Center of...

Project ECHO Depression

Primary care providers across the state will have access to case discussion on mental health topics with UAB experts.

BME Dissertation Proposal Defense: Molly Buckley, MS

"Examining Ovarian Cancer Biology in 2D and 3D Models and their Application in Preclinical Drug Development Testing" Committee Members: Joel Berry, PhD...

1pm
Virtual Event
Intentional Communication: Listening

Learn to build relationships, value the worth others, clarify understanding, and avoid rushing to judgement. Key Takeaways: Recognize the role listening...

Computer

This virtual opportunity provides a simulation of an NIH study section, where participants serve as reviewers and conduct a mock review of the “before”...

Discover Our Programs Virtually

Register to join our Joint Enrollment Virtual Open House to learn more about our UAB Nursing Community College Partnership (UABNCCP) Joint Enrollment Pathway...

Conversation

Alcoholics Anonymous is hosting online meetings. These meetings are open to anyone seeking recovery for alcoholism.

5:30pm
Virtual Event
UAB Collegiate Recovery Community: Blazing a path in recovery

The UAB Collegiate Recovery Community hosts weekly support meetings intended for those people in or seeking recovery from substance use and co-occurring...

6pm
Virtual Event

Friday, August 20

15th Annual Dental Hygiene Symposium

Join us -- in person or virtually -- for the 15th Annual UAB Dental Hygiene Symposium and Hinman Lectures.

BSN Student

Just because we are practicing social distancing doesn’t mean we can’t connect. Reserve your spot to attend a virtual admissions information session to...

Coffee cup

ISSS staff will answer any questions about enrollment, work authorization, travel or any other topics on your mind. Feel free to just join and chat!

11am
Virtual Event
Blazer Beginnings: Business Academic Advising & Class

As a part of the Blazer Beginnings Orientation programming, this mandatory advising session will help you with last minute questions and advise for...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Computer

This virtual opportunity provides a simulation of an NIH study section, where participants serve as reviewers and conduct a mock review of the “before”...

Lecture

This virtual event will offer 9 hours of COPE-approved continuing education Speakers: Selina McGee, OD Jay Haynie, OD Registration open as of June 28.

Saturday, August 21

15th Annual Dental Hygiene Symposium

Join us -- in person or virtually -- for the 15th Annual UAB Dental Hygiene Symposium and Hinman Lectures.

Lecture

This virtual event will offer 9 hours of COPE-approved continuing education Speakers: Selina McGee, OD Jay Haynie, OD Registration open as of June 28.

Sunday, August 22

Nontraditional Network: Transfer and Student-Parent Social

Calling all transfer students and student-parents! Join us for free Steel City Pops and t-shirts at this exciting opportunity to meet and socialize with...

Got a Question? Ask a Blazer

Get help finding your classes or any other questions you might have about UAB at our pop-up station during Connect Fest.

Monday, August 23

What's New with COVID-19 Panel Series

In this panel, hear from infectious disease experts on the latest COVID-19 news including the Delta variant, vaccination efficacy and safety, and...

Cultural Awareness Building Blocks

Cultural Awareness Building Blocks provides the framework for gaining a nuanced understanding of the various meanings and the potential impact of, diversity...

11:30am
Virtual Event
COE and Research Career Development, Part 3

Join us for a COE 25th Anniversary event highlighting the role COE has played in the lives of researchers and scientists!

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Conversation

The Rainbow Connection is Birmingham's LGBTQ+ Narcotics Anonymous group. All addicts are welcome!

7pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, August 24

Neurology Grand Rounds

Paul Atchison

8am
Virtual Event
Making the Most of Your Performance Review for Employees

UAB wants to create a safe space for learning about reviews so that you can master yours and pave the way for regular performance conversations in the...

Search Committee Training

The Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion offers implicit bias training for faculty search committees. This course was created to compliment the new...

Intentional Communication: Trust

Be trustworthy and take steps to build trust. Key Takeaways: Recognize the role trust plays in effective communication Define the characteristics that...

School of Education Welcome to Campus with Steel City Pops

The UAB School of Education invites current students back to campus for a meet-and-greet with faculty and staff. Come by our new building for a frozen treat...

Coping Conversations

Maintaining self-care practices and enhancing positive wellbeing during challenging times can be difficult to do. Join EACC staff as they facilitate a weekly...

4:15pm
Virtual Event
Conversation

Alcoholics Anonymous is hosting online meetings. These meetings are open to anyone seeking recovery for alcoholism.

5:30pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, August 25

UAB Staff Council logo

Meetings are open to any staff member who would like to attend. Meeting agendas and past minutes, agendas and presentations are available at...

8:30am
Virtual Event
Wake Up Wednesday

Join us each Wednesday in the Off-Campus Student Lounge for donuts, pastries, and coffee. We look forward to interacting with our off-campus students!

Communication Community of Practice

Looking for an opportunity to interact regularly with your peers and build new relationships across UAB while improving your communication skills? Join...

Get to Know Disability Support Services

Come visit a DSS staff member to learn more about the office and services that DSS provides.

Unconscious Bias

Bias is a “personal, sometimes unreasoned judgment” that can provide unconscious and often erroneous information. Understanding how our personal and cultural...

Managing Your Priorities

Multiple tasks and competing priorities, are common it today’s work place whether remote, hybrid or fully in an office setting. In this session you will...

Blaze - Illustrated

Grab a cookie, spin the wheel, and learn more about UAB's Student Conduct Code with staff from Community Standards & Student Accountability.

CCTS Drop-In Clinic

CCTS offers free consultations with our Biostats, Epidemiology and Research Design (BERD), Biorepository, Bionutrition, Clinical Research Unit (CRU), and...

AMNP Students

Change Your Career. Change Lives. Enroll in our Accelerate Master’s in Nursing Pathway and become a licensed to practice as an RN in four semesters while...

Gentle Chair Yoga

Whether you are writing an email, a proposal or a scientific report, you can use movement and breath to bring centered awareness to your words and thoughts....

Locke Lab Meeting

A weekly meeting for members of the Locke Lab, otherwise know as TEAM.

Blazers Abroad 101

Interested in studying abroad, but not sure where to start? Get all your questions answered at one of our Blazers Abroad 101 Information Sessions! These...

A Woman's Place

EACC’s weekly virtual support group for women offers participants an encouraging, confidential environment to discuss topics important to women and to...

5:15pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, August 26

Performance Management Review for Managers

Join this virtual offering covering the basic tenants of the UAB performance review to include performance form or fiscal year performance cycle updates and...

Medicine

A Research Training Opportunity for Faculty, Coordinators, Budget & Regulatory Staff What: A one-session, high-level overview of how to implement a...

SafeZone Training

The SafeZone program offers LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer/Questioning) awareness training for all UAB faculty and staff. Participants...

UAB Research Thumbnail

The Office of the Institutional Review Board (IRB) is holding virtual office hours to serve as an opportunity for anyone and everyone in the research...

11am
Virtual Event
RN to BSN

To help you get a better understanding about the UAB School of Nursing and our RN to BSN Pathway, we invite you to join us for our next RN to BSN Virtual...

Queer Peers logo

Join Queer Peers for a two-part virtual welcome event as we kick off the fall semester. First, at 5:00 pm we will be hosting an Instagram Live...

5pm
Virtual Event
Conversation

Alcoholics Anonymous is hosting online meetings. These meetings are open to anyone seeking recovery for alcoholism.

5:30pm
Virtual Event
UAB Collegiate Recovery Community: Blazing a path in recovery

The UAB Collegiate Recovery Community hosts weekly support meetings intended for those people in or seeking recovery from substance use and co-occurring...

6pm
Virtual Event

Friday, August 27

Conversation

What: Friday Fellow provides a weekly “disease agnostic” forum organized around research methods seminars, professional development (“soft” career skills)...

8am
Virtual Event
BSN Student

Just because we are practicing social distancing doesn’t mean we can’t connect. Reserve your spot to attend a virtual admissions information session to...

Coffee cup

ISSS staff will answer any questions about enrollment, work authorization, travel or any other topics on your mind. Feel free to just join and chat!

11am
Virtual Event
emPOWer Hour

Look for the Wellness Promotion Health Hut on campus to find the Promoters of Wellness (POWs) giving out fun swag and knowledge about various wellness...

Saturday, August 28

Sunday, August 29

Qodesh Sunday Meeting

You are all invited to Qodesh at UAB Sunday Meeting. Qodesh at UAB is a non-denominational Christian religious Group seeking to exemplify Christianity and...

RHA Night of Leadership: Hall Council Info Sessions

Join RHA as we discuss how to get involved in your residence halls and how to start your leadership journey while living on campus. During this info session,...

July 31 - August 29, 2021

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