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Susan Effgen to retire after 20 years of service with the College of Health Sciences

Susan Effgen, PT, PhD, has spent more than 45 years consulting, researching, and publishing on issues related to children with disabilities in the...

Feb 12, 2020

CSD alumna committed to improving inclusivity in speech-language pathology

“It’s incredibly important that clinicians represent the populations they serve.” For Mariah Morton—a 2019 graduate of the communication sciences and...

Feb 10, 2020

20-year-old PA student makes her dreams wildly possible

Ana Stone is an achiever. At only 20-years-old, she’s already graduated with her bachelor’s degree in medical laboratory science and is now a member...

Jan 30, 2020

Athletic training program provides valuable care to Kentucky high school athletes

Athletic trainers (ATs) are an essential part of the health and safety of high school sports, yet many high school athletes in the United States...

Jan 29, 2020

PT alumna starts business to elevate support to new mothers

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, approximately 251 babies are born worldwide each minute launching women and men everywhere into a new season of...

Dec 9, 2019

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

Nationally ranked eventer plans to serve equestrian community as physical therapist

First-year Doctor of Physical Therapy student Gabbie Van Scoy feels right at home in the Horse Capital of the World. Her experience riding and...

Nov 20, 2019

Aphasia Lab empowers caregivers and participants to find their voice

November is National Family Caregivers Month—a time to reflect on and honor the sacrifices caregivers around the world make for their family members...

Nov 19, 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

Athletic training alumna receives 2019 Young Alumni Award

Ariel Allman received the Young Alumni Award at the UK College of Health Sciences Hall of Fame celebration on November 7. Allman, who earned her post...

Nov 7, 2019

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