Faculty and research experts at the University of Kentucky (UK) are available to speak to the news media about a variety of topics ranging from finance and economics to literature and the arts. Members of the media wishing to interview or consult with
these individuals should call (859) 257-1754.
UK CYBERSECURITY LAW EXPERT AVAILABLE TO SPEAK ON CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS ISSUES SURROUNDING IPHONE ENCRYPTION CASE
Andrew Woods, assistant professor at the UK College of Law - Woods can speak on possible constitutional arguments Apple may make, such as code being a form of speech.
Contact: For interviews with Woods, contact Whitney Harder, 859-323-2396 or 270-315-8850, email@example.com
Dr. Wells studies the regulation of the internet, cybersecurity and empirical legal studies. Prior to UK, Woods was a postdoctoral fellow at the Center for International Security and Cooperation at Stanford University.has extensive experience studying gender differences in the presentation of heart disease, including heart failure, neurocardiology and heart disease in pregnancy.
UK EXPERTS AVAILABLE TO COMMENT ON NEW STATEMENT FROM THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION RE: HEART ATTACKS IN WOMEN
Gretchen Wells, Director of the Women's Heart Health Program, University of Kentucky's Gill Heart Institute
Contact: For interviews with Wells, contact Laura Dawahare at Laura.Dawahare@uky.edu; (859) 257-5307
Dr. Wells has extensive experience studying gender differences in the presentation of heart disease, including heart failure, neurocardiology and heart disease in pregnancy.
UK Expert Available for Interview on Federal Reserve Lending Rate Increase
Ken Troske, Sturgill Endowed Professor of Economics and senior associate dean of the UK Gatton College of Business and Economics, can speak on the Federal Reserve raising its benchmark lending rate to 0.25 to 0.5 percent. This is the first time since 2006 the Fed has raised the lending rate indicating the economy is improved enough for the move.
Contact: For interviews contact Troske at 859-257-1282 or contact Kathy Johnson at 859-257-3155 or firstname.lastname@example.org
UK EXPERT AVAILABLE TO COMMENT ON New migraine drugs
Siddarth Kapoor, Fellow of the American Headache Society, Director of the Headache Program at the University of Kentucky's Kentucky Neuroscience Institute (KNI), Assistant Professor of Neurology
Contact: (859) 218-5441; email@example.com
UK EXPERT AVAILABLE TO COMMENT ON New Cholesterol drugs
UK EXPERTS AVAILABLE TO COMMENT ON INTERNATIONAL POLITICS/DIPLOMACY
Carey Cavanaugh, Former Ambassador and Director of the Patterson School of Diplomacy and International
Commerce, Professor of Diplomacy
Contact: (859) 257- 4666 or (859) 317-0975; firstname.lastname@example.org
Cavanaugh specializes in diplomacy, Europe, Russia, the Middle East, defense and conflict resolution
Clossen specializes in conflict resolution, diplomacy, humanitarian issues, arms control, and ethnic conflict
Farley specializes in military doctrine, national security, East Asia/Pacific, foreign policy and homeland security
UK EXPERTS AVAILABLE TO COMMENT ON KENTUCKY POLITICS
Cross, a former political reporter for the The Courier-Journal, specializes in community journalism, rural journalism, newspapers, and Kentucky politics
Voss specializes in Kentucky politics, voting behavior, political methodology, and racial/ethnic politics
UK EXPERT AVAILABLE TO COMMENT ON CHILDREN AND AUTISM
Ruble specializes in autism spectrum disorders, assessment, consultation with schools/agencies, social skill development, teacher education