How Access to Care Affects Management of Chronic Pain and Injury among Collegiate Equestrians

By Stephanie Ramsey
College of Public Health

According to a survey conducted by Kimberly Tumlin, PhD, research assistant professor evaluating horse-human interaction science in the for the Center in...

Sep 22, 2023

UK’s CSD Students Spreading Aphasia Awareness; Lab Kicks off Thursday

This summer, Communication Sciences and Disorders graduate students and individuals with aphasia collaborated to heighten aphasia awareness within the community.

Aphasia, often caused by a stroke, impacts an individual’s ability...

Sep 6, 2023

The Way Podcast, Episode 6: Emotion and Fun with Dr. Kirby Mayer

When Dr. Kirby Mayer was young, he saw the way physical therapists helped his grandmother, who was suffering from Alzheimer’s.

Now, after earning a PT degree himself, he’s won the Young Alumni Award in the College of Health...

Jul 28, 2023

THE WAY PODCAST: Episode 4, Paying it Forward with Kristen Maynard

Welcome to the fourth episode of The Way Podcast, the official podcast of UK's College of Health Sciences, where we highlight the amazing people that make our college special. Here at UK, the College of Health Sciences is your Gateway to...

May 25, 2023

PHOTO GALLERY: CHS Celebrates Past Year Successes

On Thursday, May 18, the College of Health Sciences came out for an end of the year celebration at the Longship Club at Kroger Field.

In an address to the crowd, Scott Lephart, PhD and Dean of the College, noted...

May 19, 2023

Ishikawa Article Published Online in JASA Express Letters

Keiko Ishikawa, Ph.D., M.M., CCC-SLP and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, recently had her article, "Landmark-based analysis of speech differentiates conversational from clear speech...

May 17, 2023

CHS Celebrates Graduation 2023

On Saturday, May 6, College of Health Sciences students participated in graduation ceremonies at Rupp Arena. 

We were there to chronicle all the fun. 

From starting off the day with coffees, to lining...

May 6, 2023

CHS graduating senior Kennedy Brown: ‘This is a great moment’

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Kennedy Brown says she’s excited — and a little nervous.

It makes sense.

Kennedy, a native of Chicago, Ill, is graduating this weekend from the College of Health...

May 4, 2023

Appalachian Center for Assitive Technology one of 3 new programs at Center for Excellence in Rural Health

'I did this because I wanted to — it helps people'

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

HAZARD, Ky. — Brian Wooton said there was no other place he'd rather spend his 18th birthday. 

Wooton, a local high school...

Apr 11, 2023

PHOTO GALLERY: CHS Celebrates Student Awards 2023

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Scott Lephart, PhD and Dean of the College of Health Sciences, looked out over the crowd and smiled.

“Today, we’re honoring the most important people in our College,” he said. “...

Apr 5, 2023