COOL FOR THE SUMMER: Interns find value in helping others while gaining experience

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Sometimes, an internship can be more than just experience for a young worker.

Sometimes, an internship can inspire and help others, too.

Saylor Blandford, a 21-year-old...

Jun 13, 2024

‘Honored and humbled’ — CHS Alumna Now Serving as Army 6th Medical Recruiting Battalion Commander

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

On May 24, 2024, U.S. Army Recruiting Commander LTC Kourtney Logan relinquished command to LTC (and CHS alumna) Jessica Horine.

Horine, who earned a Master of Science in...

Jun 12, 2024

Celebrate Pride Month with the Office of LGBTQ* Resources

By Ryan Girves 
UK Now

LEXINGTON, Ky. (June 11, 2024) — Pride Month, observed every June, honors the LGBTQ+ community and commemorates the Stonewall Riots of 1969, a pivotal event in the fight for LGBTQ+ rights in the...

Jun 11, 2024

College World Series Bound: AT Alumnus Wells Enjoying UK Baseball’s NCAA Run

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

When UK star baseball pitcher Mason Moore woke up on June1, he wasn’t sure he’d be able to take the mound for his team the following day.

The reason? A severe stomach bug. “...

Jun 9, 2024

PA Student: White Coat Ceremony Represents ‘Significant Milestone’

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Since she was young, Diana Hernandez has had a drive to become a Physician Assistant. She saw firsthand her family’s difficulty in accessing healthcare, and it made her want to be able to...

Jun 5, 2024

CHS Alumna Makes Volleyball Team USA for 2024 Paris Olympic Games

Former Wildcat becomes first player selected for Olympics in program history

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Avery Skinner, a Kentucky Volleyball and College of Health Sciences alumna, was selected Wednesday evening to the 2024 United States Olympic...

Jun 4, 2024

Celebrate Pride Month with UK Libraries’ LGBTQ* Resources

By Robby Hardesty

June is Pride Month, and while we’re sad we can’t tug William T. Young Library downtown to join the Lexington Pride Festival, we’re thrilled to be able to share important scholarly and practical...

Jun 2, 2024

The Way Podcast, Episode 14: Bringing History to Life with HHS Graduate Cori Simpson

This spring, Cori Simpson graduated with a degree in Human Health Sciences — and along the way she learned she had an amazing connection to one of the great scandals in our country’s history. During her undergraduate classes, she took a...

May 29, 2024

CLM Gets EEQ Recertification Through 2027

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

The Clinical Leadership and Management Program has achieved Essential Employability Qualities (EEQ) recertification by the Quality Assurance (QA) Commons through March 31, 2027....

May 24, 2024

UK PA Academic Residency program second admissions cycle is open


The UK PA Academic Residency program second admissions cycle is open! The program is seeking PAs who are interested in investing another year into their training in the following specialties:...

May 23, 2024