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UK College of Medicine Lecture Exposes High School Students to Real-Life Surgery

The first surgical lesson a group of high school juniors in white lab coats learned from Dr. Joseph Iocono at 7:30 a.m. on a Tuesday was the importance of adapting to the case circumstances. Streaming a live...

Tags - AHEC, Students, Summer Enrichment Camps

Posted - Jul 2Read More

Roots in Rural Kentucky Fuel Medical Student's Desire to Respond to Emergencies

University of Kentucky medical student Ashley Loan eagerly anticipates the day she handles the chaos of the emergency room with a controlled calm. "I can't wait for the day I develop that calm," Loan said. "It...

Tags - Undergraduate Medical Education, Students, Rural Health

Posted - May 16Read More

Silent Auction Benefits Shoulder to Shoulder Clinic in Ecuador

The University of Kentucky Chapter of the International Federation of Medical Student Associations (IFMSA) will host the 10th annual Art of Healing silent auction on Wednesday, April 2. The auction will be...

Tags - Medical Education, Auction

Posted - Apr 2Read More

UK Medical Students Receive High Marks a Ultrasound Challenge

http://uknow.uky.edu/content/uk-medical-students-receive-high-marks-ultrasound-challenge  

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Posted - Mar 11Read More

UK Pharmacy Student Chosen for Mayo Internship

http://uknow.uky.edu/content/uk-pharmacy-student-chosen-mayo-internship  

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Posted - Feb 21Read More

UK Gill Heart Institute, Whitesburg's MCHC, ARH Cardiology Associates Join Forces to Provide Heart Care

Letcher County community leaders and health care providers gathered in Whitesburg on Jan. 23, to celebrate a new partnership among Mountain Comprehensive Healthcare Corporation (MCHC), Appalachian Regional...

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Posted - Jan 27Read More

Bastos-Carvalho Receives Bayer Grant

Ana Bastos-Carvalho, a visiting scholar in the Ambati research group in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine, received the Global Ophthalmology...

Tags - Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, 490

Posted - Jan 13Read More

Creating a Culture of Collaboration for Research at UK and Beyond

There's a proverb in the business world that says, "If you don’t know, hire someone who does." In the world of translational research, the saying might go like something this: "If you don't have the expertise...

Tags - CCTS, 490, Center for Clinical and Translational Science

Posted - Jan 10Read More

UK Faculty, Students, Alumni and Staff Stories Garner Attention in 2013

http://uknow.uky.edu/content/uk-faculty-students-alumni-and-staff-stories-garner-attention-2013  

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Posted - Jan 8Read More

UK AHEC Accepting Applications for 2014 Summer Enrichment Camps

The University of Kentucky Area Health Education Center (AHEC) is now accepting applications for the 2014 Summer Enrichment Program (SEP) and Health Researchers Youth Academy (HRYA), two health career summer...

Tags - AHEC, Summer Enrichment Camps

Posted - Jan 8Read More

UK Study Examines Relationship Between Smoke-free Law and Children in the Home

http://uknow.uky.edu/content/uk-study-examines-relationship-between-smoke-free-law-and-children-home

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Posted - Dec 23Read More

Student Overcomes Obstacles to Attend UK College of Medicine

http://uknow.uky.edu/content/uk-halftime-video-student-overcomes-obstacles-attend-uk-college-medicine  

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Posted - Dec 20Read More

Somerset HOT Expo

            November marks a very important time for me. It is my annual hire date and also the month in which the Health Occupations Today (HOT) Expo is usually held.  Last year I had the opportunity to see...

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Posted - Dec 13Read More

UK Health Careers Enrichment Camp Receives Award

http://uknow.uky.edu/content/uk-health-careers-enrichment-camp-receives-award-appalachian-innovation-collaborative

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Posted - Dec 11Read More

UK acoUstiKats Sing Their Way into National Spotlight

http://uknow.uky.edu/content/uk-acoustikats-sing-their-way-national-spotlight#.UqXL6O6V_54.twitter

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Posted - Dec 10Read More

UK's Arts In Healthcare Program Announces Holiday Programming

Everyone wants to be home for the holidays. Unfortunately, hospital patients don't have that luxury. For those who are unable to enjoy the comforts of a holiday at home, the UK Arts in Healthcare program has...

Tags - Arts in Healthcare

Posted - Dec 2Read More