For Medical Professionals


COPD in the 21st Century

Mark Dransfield, MD, professor of medicine in the Division of Pulmonary, Allergy & Critical Care Medicine, discusses the clinical and molecular phenotyping, current ongoing clinical trials, the heterogeneity of acute exacerbations, and the future of research in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).  Learn more »

Promoting One's Own Beta Cell Mass to Treat Diabetes

Anath Shalev, M.D., director of the Comprehensive Diabetes Center and professor in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism at UAB Medicine, gives an overview of her research which suggests novel treatments with Verapamil for diabetes.  Learn more »