Ever wonder what happens to that vial of blood that is taken at your doctor’s office? UAB employees were once analyzing up to 5,000 vials of blood each night of the week. But, the testing process has just gotten a huge technology infusion from UAB.
UAB Medicine recently welcomed their new automated hospital laboratory.
A robot arm lifts tubes to another rack. Photo courtesy of UAB.
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Photo of Betsy Brown, courtesy of betsybrowninc.net
Meet interior designer
Betsy Brown, a local resident and well published professional who creates highly sought after living spaces for clients across the country and beyond.
She’s one of us, Birmingham! ICYMI, Brown was recently featured in
with a designer spotlight. Take a look at her work and you’ll know why. 1stdibs
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I am always amazed by the number of talented artists we have in Birmingham, and this week you can see for yourself just how much the creative juices are flowing in the Magic City.
Photo of original artwork courtesy of Fedler Descobert
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There’s nothing like a farmer’s market to connect with local growers and artisans, so when
news broke that Pepper Place is opening for the winter, Birmingham rejoiced!
Graphic courtesy of Pepper Place
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Birmingham resident Amy Gary is the editor of the Margaret Wise Brown estate, and she’s about to release a new biography about Brown, the author of the esteemed children’s book,
In The Great Green Room: The Brilliant and Bold Life of Margaret Wise Brown (Flatiron, 288 pages, $26.99) has opened up to rave reviews, like this one in the Washington Post.
Margaret Wise Brown and her dog, Crispin’s Crispian, via Flat Iron Books
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The outpouring of love, admiration and condolences over the loss of one of Birmingham’s finest continues, as news of Courtney Haden’s passing makes its way through the community.
Courtney Haden, photo courtesy of davidmcelroy.org.
Continue reading “The city’s magician: how Courtney Haden put a spell on Birmingham, with his words, his work and his knowledge”