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University of Alabama at Birmingham

Birmingham, AL
The University of Alabama at Birmingham is a world-renowned research university and medical center. This young, dynamic, diverse university thrives on boldness and innovation to continue pushing the frontiers in science, medicine, business, education, the social sciences, the arts and the humanities - and has garnered national and international respect.
Students and faculty in 11 schools -- including the College of Arts and Sciences -- are making daily breakthroughs in social and behavioral sciences, the arts and humanities, natural sciences and math, business, dentistry, education, engineering, health professions, medicine, nursing, optometry and public health.
For five consecutive years, UAB has seen record overall enrollment, climbing to 18,568 in fall 2013. UAB's students are talented and diverse, hailing from every region of the nation and some 100 countries worldwide. In The Princeton Review, UAB has been heralded as a "truly mecca of multiculturalism." UAB is consistently ranked among the most diverse universities nationally in The Princeton Review.
UAB is among only 51 public and private universities (and the only Alabama university) classified by the Carnegie Foundation for both "very high research activity" and "community engagement."
UAB's medical center has been listed in U.S. News & World Report's "Best Hospitals" issue for 24 straight years - and it is the only medical center in the state to earn such an honor.
UAB is the state's largest single-site employer, with more than 23,000 employees, and an annual economic impact of over $5 billion on Alabama.

Following University of Alabama at Birmingham on Twitter

UAB Medicine  @uabmedicine 27 Nov
Hear patient stories and learn more about the nation's longest kidney chain tonight on Nightline:
UABNews  @UABNews 27 Nov
UAB Community Eye Care giving back this holiday season, help them help others
UABNews  @UABNews 27 Nov
"Nightline" to re-air UAB kidney chain segment Thanksgiving night #uabkidneychain @Nightline
Tyler Greer  @UAB_Tyler_Greer 27 Nov
#Mississippi resident Price Johnson says the #UABKidneyChain is a story full of heroes. #givelife #Thanksgiving
UABNews  @UABNews 27 Nov
Happy Thanksgiving Blazers! Have a safe and happy holiday.
Tyler Greer  @UAB_Tyler_Greer 26 Nov
ICYMI in July: @Nightline to re-air #UABKidneyChain story #Thanksgiving night.



Birmingham, AL