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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

Senior HHS major leads with a heart for service

Madison Ford, a senior human health sciences (HHS) major and student ambassador, is planning to use the valuable lessons she has learned in the...

Apr 8, 2020

UK College of Health Sciences team receives $2.5 million DOD grant for multi-site ankle injury research

Spraining your ankle may seem like a small injury compared to others, but researchers at the UK College of Health Sciences (CHS) know how something...

Apr 6, 2020

CSD undergrad hones her leadership skills to serve children as speech-language pathologist

Emoni Dix, a sophomore pre-CSD major and student ambassador, is eager to adopt leadership roles across campus. She plans to use her time at UK...

Mar 25, 2020

Student ambassador finds her gateway into health care at CHS

Kyoko Hamagata, a junior human health sciences major and student ambassador, is planning to use her College of Health Sciences education to help...

Mar 12, 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

Preserving Kentucky African American roots with Yvonne Giles

Yvonne Giles, fondly known as the “cemetery lady” to many, is one of the city’s leaders in the effort to preserve African American history in...

Feb 26, 2020

PT alumnus hopes to inspire more diversity in health care careers

Tyler Huff, a 2019 graduate of the physical therapy program, knows his success isn’t just for his own benefit. “As a minority in the medical field,...

Feb 25, 2020

UK College of Health Sciences first in Kentucky to offer telehealth graduate certificate

Exponential growth in technology is forever altering the landscape of health care. Currently, 60 percent of millennials would prefer a virtual health...

Feb 24, 2020

Human health sciences senior lends her voice to uplift others

LaToya Walker is comfortable with making the unfamiliar, familiar. The human health sciences senior and student ambassador has been exposed to many...

Feb 13, 2020

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