CHS Celebrates Faculty, Staff Awards


Dean Scott Lephart, PhD, always says that other than Commencement, the Faculty and Staff Awards are his favorite day of the year. 

Thursday, May 9, those in the College of Health and Sciences were...

May 10, 2024

The Way Podcast, Episode 13: Order Out of Chaos with Champion Puzzler Michaela Keener

Throughout thousands of years of organized competition, one question has always baffled humanity: Is speed puzzling a sport? We get to the bottom of that by asking the College of Health Sciences’ own internationally recognized...

Apr 26, 2024

ONE DAY FOR UK: The Grace Jones Fund and KARRN Podcast

By Kody Kiser and Hayden Gooding
UK Now

The Kentucky Appalachian Rural Rehabilitation Network (KARRN) is a collaborative team that advocates to empower communities impacted by disability. Their...

Apr 15, 2024

The latest issue of Gateway Magazine is here!


That's right — the latest issue of Gateway (the official magazine of the College of Health Sciences) has arrived. 

In this issue, you'll find stories like:

How SMRI is helping the community by...

Apr 4, 2024

One Good Choice: CHS prof helps to create app for instant nutritional support

By Abby Manning
Launch Blue

Good health and wellness are tightly linked to the food we eat.  We make choices of what to serve and eat at every meal. However, making the “right choice” of calorie and nutritional...

Mar 31, 2024

CHS Student Among Those Who Presented Undergrad Research at Capitol

By Haven L. Patrick
UK Now

Lexington, Ky. (March 21, 2024) — The 22nd annual Posters-at-the-Capitol held on March 7 featured 13 University of Kentucky undergraduate research projects with important...

Mar 21, 2024

‘You Can Do Hard Things’

Baez Honored as Young Alumni Award Winner

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Shelby Baez knew she wanted a career in athletic training when she was in high school. But originally, she thought she was going to contribute to...

Feb 22, 2024

From WKYT: New discovery by CHS researchers could accelerate recovery in ACL injuries

By Jeremy Tombs

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Researchers at the University of Kentucky say they may have found the key to long-term knee health after an injury like an ACL tear.

It could also speed up a...

Jan 17, 2024

Inspiring Innovation Annual Research Report Released

The CHS Office of Research and Scholarship has released its annual report, which details research from the College of Health Sciences for the period between July 1, 2022 to Oct. 31, 2023.
In the strategic planning...

Jan 8, 2024

CSD Students Present at ASHA National Convention

Poster named one of 10 best

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Students in the College of Health Sciences’ Communication Sciences and Disorders program presented research at the recent American Speech-Language-Hearing...

Dec 8, 2023