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Alzheimer’s Disease Trial at UK is First of its Kind Worldwide

A new clinical trial being conducted at the University of Kentucky Sanders-Brown Center on Aging (SBCoA) and the UK Alzheimer’s Disease Center (ADC) may signal new hope in the future for those who might be...

Tags - UK Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, Alzheimer's research

Posted - Dec 2Read More

Scott Named Director at Kentucky Office of Rural Health

Hazard, Ky. (Nov. 11, 2013) – Ernie Scott has been named director of the Kentucky Office of Rural Health (KORH), at the University of Kentucky (UK) Center of Excellence in Rural Health (CERH). Scott joined...

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Posted - Nov 11Read More

Dr. Ronan Tynan to Speak, Perform at Sanders-Brown Dinner Nov. 11

Singer, physician, athlete and inspirational speaker Dr. Ronan Tynan is no stranger to adversity. When Tynan was 20, his legs had to be amputated below the knee after an auto accident caused serious...

Tags - UK Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, 490, Invited Speaker Seminar

Posted - Nov 5Read More

Ambati Receives Junius-Kuhnt Award

Dr. Jayakrishna Ambati, professor and vice chair of the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine, received the Junius-Kuhnt Award from the University of...

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Posted - Nov 1Read More

A Welcome Message from President Capilouto

Learn more about the Area Health Education Center's purpose and goals from President Capilouto by watching this two minute video.

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Posted - Oct 31Read More

UK HealthCare Named 'Rising Star' Hospital by University HealthSystem Consortium

http://uknow.uky.edu/content/uk-healthcare-named-%E2%80%98rising-star%E2%80%99-hospital-university-healthsystem-consortium  

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Posted - Oct 28Read More

UK HealthCare Named ‘Rising Star’ Hospital by University HealthSystem Consortium

University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC), an alliance of the nation’s leading nonprofit academic medical centers, has named UK HealthCare among the 2013 recipients of the Rising Star Award during the UHC...

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Posted - Oct 18Read More

UK's Healthcare Residential College Provides Community and Opportunity for Students

University of Kentucky students interested in a career in health care have the unique opportunity to immerse themselves in their chosen field both inside the classroom and out when they become part of the UK's...

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Posted - Oct 16Read More

Clinical Education Research Day Highlights Research Activities, Opportunities

The University of Kentucky Center for Clinical and Translational Science will host the 2nd Annual UK Clinical Research Education Day on Friday, Oct. 25, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the UK Chandler Hospital,...

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Posted - Oct 16Read More

Register Now to Attend the UK College of Pharmacy PharmD Open House!!

Are you interested in learning more about the UK College of Pharmacy and the profession of pharmacy? If so, please register to attend our upcoming PharmD Open House on Saturday, October 26th at 10am! This...

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Posted - Oct 11Read More

First-Gen Living Learning Community is a Gateway, Family, Community and Army

First-generation college students face a myriad of unique obstacles; as the first people in their families to attend college, their experiences are inherently different from those of other students.  As such,...

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Posted - Oct 2Read More

Center for Clinical and Translational Science Announces Pilot Funding Recipients

The University of Kentucky Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) Pilot Funding Program announces recipients of its most recent round of pilot funding in the Collaborative Category. The mission...

Tags - Center for Clinical and Translational Science, Markey Cancer Center

Posted - Oct 2Read More

20th Annual KPBRN and Community Faculty Collaborative Conference is coming!

This annual conference is offered free of charge to honor and support health professionals who provide clinical education and/or participate in community/campus collaborative research w/the University, Medical...

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Posted - Sep 25Read More

UK HealthCare, ARH and AHC Celebrate Partnership in Eastern Kentucky

Community leaders and local health care providers joined representatives of Appalachian Regional Healthcare (ARH), Appalachian Heart Center (AHC), and UK HealthCare’s Gill Heart Institute Monday to celebrate a...

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Posted - Sep 19Read More

UK Preview Nights Bring UK to Communities Across the Region

Faculty and staff from various UK colleges and departments will hit the road over the next several weeks to share a little bit of UK with communities across the Commonwealth and select cities in nearby states...

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Posted - Sep 10Read More

The STEM Crisis Is a Myth

Forget the dire predictions of a looming shortfall of scientists, technologists, engineers, and mathematicians. You must have seen the warning a thousand times: Too few young people study scientific or...

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Posted - Sep 10Read More