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UA’s Rural Health Conference to Focus on Integrative Medicine

The University of Alabama’s Rural Health Conference April 27-28 will examine how nonmainstream health care and conventional medicine can work together.

UA to Host Patient-Centered Outcomes Workshop for Health Professionals

The University of Alabama Capstone College of Nursing will host a Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute workshop to encourage community engagement for health initiatives and research, Thursday, April 21 at the College.

UA Offers Workshop on Promoting Alabama Trails

The University of Alabama’s Center for Economic Development in partnership with the Alabama Trails Commission is sponsoring a leadership workshop on Alabama trails from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 14, in Tuscaloosa.

Virus Expert to Discuss Zika in UA Lecture

Dr. Michael B.A. Oldstone, a National Academy of Sciences member and a University of Alabama visiting professor, will present “Zika’s Kiss: How, When and Consequences” Tuesday, April 19 at 7 p.m. on UA’s campus.

UA Museum’s Science Sunday Features Alabama’s Waterways

The West Alabama community is invited to delve into Alabama’s waterways and learn what makes them unique during “Science Sunday: Aquatic Alabama” at the Alabama Museum of Natural History on The University of Alabama campus this weekend.

U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby to Speak at UA Water Policy Summit

U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby will speak at The University of Alabama’s 2016 Water Policy Summit Friday, April 8 at 8 a.m.

UA Engineering Students Host 2016 Rocket Contest at Nearby School

Student volunteers from the University of Alabama College of Engineering will host the Tuscaloosa Rocketry Challenge at Hillcrest High School’s football field at noon Friday, April 8.

UA to Host Robotics Competition

Students from across Alabama, from third graders to seniors in high school, will be at The University of Alabama April 9 programming robots and hoping their instructions are good enough to win the Alabama Robotics Competition.

Painter to Present UA Art Lecture at Dinah Washington Center

Acclaimed artist Phoebe Beasley will present a keynote lecture titled “Connecting Textured Roots and Routes” at the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center Wednesday, April 13 at 5:30 p.m.

UA Annual Lecture Series Celebrates Men in Nursing

New York nursing leader Timothy Shi presents “Just Nurse, Not Male Nurse” during UA’s Capstone College of Nursing annual Joe Burrage Memorial Lectureship on April 19.