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Collaborating across health care disciplines to combat ALS

In the nineties, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) medical specialist Edward Kasarskis, MD, PhD, director of UK’s ALS Multidisciplinary Clinic,...

Feb 14, 2019

In the Lab: CHS Student Pursues Solutions to Periodontal Disease

Human health sciences (HHS) major Amina Nouri is no stranger to persistence. During the many hours she spends in the lab each week, she is faced with...

Jan 22, 2019

Biomotion Lab Hits Its Stride at UK and Beyond

When Brian Noehren, PT, PhD, FACSM, first began practicing as a physical therapist he had zero intention of pursuing a career in research. “I didn’t...

Oct 19, 2018

PhD research fueled by national physical therapy scholarship

Kirby Mayer, from Somerset, Kentucky, says the first time he saw a physical therapist was when one treated his grandmother. That’s when he decided...

Jul 26, 2018

Noehren studies muscle injuries, shares findings with community

While working as a physical therapist, Brian Noehren was frustrated by the lack of robust clinical evidence to support the interventions used in the...

May 17, 2018

Third Annual CHS Research Day

The 11th Annual Spring Conference of the University of Kentucky Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) drew nearly 1,000...

May 19, 2016

Regular Exercise at Any Age Could Keep the Mind Young

Recent research suggests that exercise might provide some measure of protection from Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and other dementias. A group of...

May 18, 2016

Zachary Johnson in the Human Performance Lab Featured on LabTV

Zachary Johnson, a research assistant in the Human Performance Lab in the College of Health Sciences, is profiled on LabTV, a website with...

May 13, 2016

Record-Breaking Number of Students to Attend National Conference on Undergraduate Research

A recording-breaking 88 University of Kentucky undergraduates have been selected to present their research projects at the 2016 National...

Apr 27, 2016

UK, UAB Partner on Clinical Trial of Metformin’s Muscle Effect

The University of Kentucky and University of Alabama at Birmingham are partners on a $2.9 million, five-year National Institute on Aging clinical...

Oct 29, 2015

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