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...

Tags - Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

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

UK Anatomy Professor Likes Helping Students Make Connections

Whether he's teaching medical students in the classroom or developing innovative ways for other instructors to teach anatomy, University of Kentucky College of Medicine Assistant Professor Samuel Franklin...

Tags - Anatomy and Neurobiology, Faculty

Posted - Jun 5Read 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

Summer Programs Prepare Students for Medical/Dental Careers

High school seniors and college students interested in pursuing careers as physicians or dentists are eligible to participate in summer programs at the University of Kentucky offered through its Professional...

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Posted - Jan 22Read More