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Undergrad research mentors & students get creative during COVID-19 closures

Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, the majority of research projects not affiliated with infectious disease research have halted. But, this doesn’t mean...

Apr 9, 2020

Research Spotlight: Kevin Murach

Kevin Murach, PhD, didn’t always want to be a researcher. But, with the encouragement of several mentors through his career, Murach (now a post-...

Mar 2, 2020

Patrick Kitzman to receive APTA’s Outstanding Advocacy in Neurologic Therapy Award

Patrick Kitzman, PT, PHD, associate dean for research in the UK College of Health Sciences, will receive the Outstanding Advocacy in Neurologic...

Nov 22, 2019

UK Military Researcher Explores Ways to Prevent Chronic Pain

Josh Van Wyngaarden grew up in a military family, traveling all over the world during his father’s 22 years in the Air Force. “It’s really all I...

Nov 11, 2019

UK-led Study Shows Metformin Offers No Strength Training Benefits for Seniors

A new clinical trial initiated by University of Kentucky researchers argues against the hypothesis that the diabetes drug metformin could help...

Oct 23, 2019

Biomotion Lab students impact sports medicine research at national conference

The UK College of Health Sciences Biomotion Lab attracts students for many reasons - one of which is their continuing participation in the annual...

Jun 28, 2019

How can health care target healthy aging? Skeletal muscle may hold the key

Years ago, increasing a person’s lifespan (amount of time between birth and death) was medicine’s greatest challenge. After decades of discovery,...

May 21, 2019

Improving access to care: CSD professor develops smartphone app to deliver voice therapy

As modern technology evolves, the medical professions are following suit thanks to the hard work of practitioners like Vrushali Angadi, PhD, CCC-SLP...

Apr 22, 2019

Military researcher searches for solutions to chronic pain epidemic

Josh Van Wyngaarden, PT, DPT, has always been interested in the mechanisms behind pain. As a member of the U.S. Air Force, he’s well-acquainted with...

Apr 9, 2019

CHS hosts inaugural Jacobson Innovation Award Symposium

On Feb. 20, the UK College of Health Sciences hosted the inaugural Myron and Elaine Jacobson Innovation Award Symposium at UK's Chandler Hospital....

Feb 22, 2019

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