PHOTO GALLERY: Boston Welcomes APTA Conference Alumni Reception

About 70 faculty, staff, current students, alumni and friends attended the American Physical Therapy Association Conference's Alumni Reception Friday, Feb. 16 in Boston.  

The group had the chance to connect with ...

Feb 19, 2024

RHB Doctoral Candidate Receives Grant to Study Emotional Intelligence in Healthcare Students

By Lindsey Fiori and Ryan Clark
CHS contributors

Molly Taylor, MS, LAT, ATC, a Rehabilitation and Health Sciences doctoral candidate and research assistant, has received a $2,500 grant from the National Athletic Trainers’...

Feb 16, 2024

The Way Podcast, Season 2, Episode 1: Valentine’s Day and The CHS Family


By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

It’s the season of love, and The Way Podcast is celebrating by talking to two rock stars in the Department of Athletic Training and Clinical Nutrition — Johanna Hoch...

Feb 13, 2024

VIDEO: CHS Asks Valentine's Day Questions


What kind of chocolate are you? 
  What's the best Valentine's Day gift?
  What's the worst (or best) pickup line you've ever heard?

We here at the College of Health Sciences...

Feb 13, 2024

UK Health Sciences student reflects on connection to Tuskegee syphilis study

Cori will graduate in May 2024 with a bachelor’s degree in human health sciences, pre-athletic training. She plans to continue her education by attaining a doctorate of physical therapy. Mark Cornelison | UK Photo



Feb 12, 2024

CHS Hosts YMCA Black Achievers Healthcare Cluster

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

In late January, the YMCA Black Achievers Healthcare cluster visited the University of Kentucky College of Health Sciences. Faculty and current CHS students shared...

Feb 9, 2024

PT Alum Promoted to U.S. Navy Reserve Commander

Congratulations go out to University of Kentucky 2000 Physical Therapy Graduate Andrew Alvarez, PT, DPT, MTC, who was recently promoted to Commander in the U.S. Navy Reserve.

Alvarez currently works at the U.S...

Feb 8, 2024

CSD in Belize: After Studying Abroad to Help Children, Group Plans Return Trip

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

They had such a good trip the first time around, they decided they need to go back.

Students and faculty in the Communication Science and Disorders department traveled to...

Feb 7, 2024

‘Bring Home the Trophy’ — CHS Major Ready to Help Softball Succeed

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

When Ella Emmert was a child, there were three things she positively knew were true: She loved softball. She loved the University of Kentucky. And she wanted to go into...

Feb 5, 2024

CHS Names Hall of Fame Inductee, Alumni Award Winners

New undergrad award also created

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

LEXINGTON, Ky. — One is a Chief of Staff at a university, while another is a researcher and assistant professor, and the third is a...

Feb 2, 2024