The Department of Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences is comprised of academic programs essential to today’s healthcare system. You will be prepared in a variety of disciplines ranging from diagnosis of illness and disease, administration of advanced treatment therapies, and performance of vital roles in surgical suites plus outpatient and inpatient healthcare settings. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics says healthcare is one of the fastest growing occupational sectors from 2010-2020, adding 3.4 million more new jobs. You will be poised for a wide variety of opportunities due to the outstanding education you receive at UAB. Email AskCDS@uab.edu to learn more.
Are you looking to expand your knowledge base in the physiological and pathological basis of human disease while in a current degree track? Then the BMD Minor is for you. You will take our signature Physiology, Pharmacology and Pathophysiology sequence, and along with 6 hours of tailored electives to prepare for future educational and employment opportunities in medicine or the health professions.