Alumni News

Welcome to National Athletic Training Month!

Welcome to National Athletic Training Month!

March 20, 2023

AT Alum Returns Home for UK's NCAA First Round matchup

It will be an exciting homecoming for Geoffrey Staton, head athletic trainer of the Kentucky men’s basketball team, when he travels with the Wildcats to Greensboro, N.C., to face Providence in the first round of the NCAA Tournament at just after 7 p.m. Friday.

He hopes it will be an extended stay, which could then lead on to a trip to New York City for the Sweet Sixteen. 

March 17, 2023

For PA Residency Students, Spring Break is Another Learning Experience

By Ryan ClarkCHS Communications Director

Onieta Stewart calls this her “Spring un-Break.”

In the beginning of her week, she faced the normal day-to-day: Admitting patients, making sure they had their medications, reviewing their labs. And, when they got to feeling better, she helped them leave the hospital. Typical days pushed 12 hours. A typical week could top 60.

March 15, 2023

Welcome to National Athletic Training Month!

Welcome to National Athletic Training Month!

March 13, 2023

Alumna Wins New Investigator Research Award

by Ryan ClarkCHS Communications Director

A College of Health Sciences’ alumna was recently honored with one of the country’s most prestigious awards for young researchers.

March 8, 2023

PA Students Now Using Handheld Ultrasound in Classrooms

By Sara PisoniCHS Contributor

University of Kentucky Physician Assistant Studies students now have the unique opportunity of using mini-ultrasound machines to aid in integrated learning — handheld machines that can plug into any iPad or iPhone and allow for viewing of the ultrasound in real time on their devices.

March 2, 2023

BLACK HISTORY MONTH 2023: Alumna one of 25 chosen for Louisville Metro Women Ambassadors program

By Ryan ClarkCHS Communications Director

In January, the Louisville Metro’s Office for Women launched its inaugural ambassador program to help raise the status of women and girls in Louisville.

Twenty-five women were chosen for the six-month program — one of them being CHS alumna Candice Hite, PA-C.

February 10, 2023

BLACK HISTORY MONTH 2023: CHS Student, Alumnus Honored with Lyman T. Johnson Awards

By Ryan ClarkCHS Communications Director

Lyman T. Johnson, a teacher at Central High School in Louisville, Ky. for 33 years, was best known for breaking the color barrier at the University of Kentucky. 

February 3, 2023

Employers look for CLM interns in speed-dating style

By Ryan ClarkCHS Communications Director

Last year, Christian Hendricks was on the other side of the table. 

He was interviewing with potential employers for a summer internship, and while he didn’t land one there, he did utilize some family contacts to get an internship at Jackson & Coker, located near his hometown of Alpharetta, Ga.

January 27, 2023

Uhl to receive AASPT’s Hall of Fame/Lifetime Achievement Award

Award ‘Special for so many reasons’

By Ryan ClarkCHS Communications DirectorLEXINGTON, Ky. (Jan. 26, 2023) — The American Academy of Sports Physical Therapy Executive Committee, as well as the Hall of Fame Committee, will honor Tim Uhl, PhD, ATC, FNATA, with the Turner A. Blackburn Hall of Fame/Lifetime Achievement Award. 

January 26, 2023