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College of Medicine Hosts Free Community Health Fair on Sept. 8

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine, in collaboration with the colleges of pharmacy, dentistry, nursing and public health, will host the annual free Community Health Fair from 1 to 6 p.m., Sunday,...

Tags - Community Health Fair, Students, Undergraduate Medical Education

Posted - Sep 3Read More

Town Hall to Address Alzheimer's Information

Members of the public interested in participating in research related to aging and Alzheimer's disease are invited to a town hall-style meeting to be held on Monday, Aug. 19, in Lexington. The meeting,...

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Posted - Aug 16Read More

Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education

Effective August 1, 2013, Dr. Darrell Jennings will step down from his role as Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education to focus primarily on his role as chair in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory...

Tags - Undergraduate Medical Education

Posted - Jul 23Read More

2014 Residential Health Career Summer Camp Dates set!

The dates for the 2014 AHEC Summer Health Career Camps are set!  The Summer Enrichment Program, for rising high school juniors will run from Sunday, June 22 - Friday, July 18, 2014.  The Health Researchers...

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Posted - Jul 23Read More

Ambati to Receive Mark Brothers Award

Dr. Jayakrishna Ambati, professor and vice chair in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences and professor of physiology at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine, will receive the 2013 Mark...

Tags - Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Faculty

Posted - Jul 22Read More

Telehealth Expands Patient Access To Care

The following column appeared in the Lexington Herald-Leader on Sunday, July 14. By Rob Sprang Imagine that during your last visit to your mother’s home in Eastern Kentucky, you noticed that she was having...

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Posted - Jul 16Read More

Announcement Regarding UK's Markey Cancer Center Set for 10 a.m.

University of Kentucky President Dr. Eli Capilouto will join Gov. Steve Beshear, U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers, Kentucky House Speaker Greg Stumbo, UK Vice President for Health Affairs Dr. Michael Karpf and UK Markey...

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Posted - Jul 12Read More

Research Will Look for Possible Links Between AMD, Atherosclerosis

Bradley Gelfand, assistant professor in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine, has been awarded a research grant from the American Heart...

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Posted - Jul 11Read More

Growth through Investment: CCTS Funding Transforms Careers, Research Enterprise

Through early support of promising investigators in fields ranging from lung cancer to Alzheimer's disease to pediatric heart disease, the University of Kentucky Center for Clinical and Translational Science (...

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Posted - Jul 9Read More

Researchers Investigate Mechanism of Alzheimer's Therapy

Researchers at the University of Kentucky Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, led by faculty member Donna Wilcock, have recently published a new paper in the Journal of Neuroscience detailing an advance in...

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Posted - Jul 8Read More

Personal Impact: Iraq War Veteran Studies Neurotrauma at UK

He's only 27, but Johnny Cebak is a veteran of combat in Iraq, a University of Kentucky doctoral candidate studying neurotrauma, a survivor of brain trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder himself, and a...

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Posted - Jun 7Read More

KY Healthcare Workforce Development Report Released

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Posted - Jun 3Read More

Center on Trauma and Children Moves to College of Medicine

The Center on Trauma and Children (CTAC) has moved to the College of Medicine to facilitate and enhance the translational research activities of the center. CTAC is dedicated to the enhancement of...

Tags - Center for Clinical and Translational Science, Psychiatry

Posted - Apr 26Read More

Conference to Focus on New Frontiers in Percutaneous Cardiovascular Therapies

The Gill Heart Institute will host a cardiovascular program titled, "New Frontiers in Percutaneous Cardiovascular Therapies," on May 11 on the University of Kentucky campus. The conference will provide updates...

Tags - Gill Heart Institute, Kentucky Neuroscience Institute

Posted - Apr 24Read More

Faculty, Staff and Student Work Highlighted at Markey Cancer Research Day

The University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center held its annual Markey Cancer Center Research Day April 15, celebrating the advances of cancer research on the UK campus and giving students and postdoctoral...

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Posted - Apr 18Read More

College of Medicine Website Profiles

Welcome to the new College of Medicine website. If you are faculty, staff, or a student within the College of Medicine, take a moment to update your public profile! We have placed documentation on how to login...

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Posted - Apr 1Read More