5 questions with Scarlet Little Thompson of Civitan International

Partner Content
Birmingham Alabama
Left to right is: husband John, Cade, Keeley, Kaela and Civitan ‘s Scarlet Thompson

Civitan International has reached a few milestones in its 100 year history. Founded and based in Birmingham, it was the first of the major civic organizations to admit women to full membership, the first to break the racial barrier (in the 1940s) and among the first to go international. When Scarlet Thompson takes on the role of Executive Vice President in July, she will become the first female leader of the organization.

Continue reading “5 questions with Scarlet Little Thompson of Civitan International”

Checkout Ruffner Mountain’s new special donor wall and don’t forget the Annual Native Plant Sale today

Ruffner Mountain Birmingham Alabama

Last night, Ruffner Mountain celebrated its 40th year with the unveiling of a new donor wall. A one of a kind work of art, the colorful mural depicts the urban natural world. The wall honors the Ruffner’s founders, donors, foundations and volunteers who have poured their blood, sweat and tears into a nature preserve in Birmingham that is larger than New York City’s Central Park.

Continue reading “Checkout Ruffner Mountain’s new special donor wall and don’t forget the Annual Native Plant Sale today”

UAB Solution Studios, led by Dr. Joel Birch, brings clinicians and students together in the name of Innovation

The process of bringing a clinical study out into the commercial market can take some time.

Therefore,  UAB Solution Studios, headed up by Doctor Joel Birch of UAB, plans to accelerate innovation from the lab, to the market, and into patient care.

UAB Solution Studies presentation
via Wade Cline

Continue reading “UAB Solution Studios, led by Dr. Joel Birch, brings clinicians and students together in the name of Innovation”