CHS Family Celebrates at Student Awards

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Some of the professors could barely hold back their tears. Then again, others didn't hold back at all. 

That was the vibe at the 2022 College of Health Sciences Student Awards...

Apr 27, 2022

From Biology to Piano Performance, UK Alum Finds His Way to Become Medical Lab Scientist

His advice: ‘Broaden your horizons’

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

How did Stephen Daming make it from Biology major to Piano Performance major to — finally, a medical scientist?

Daming, a 33-year-old who works...

Apr 26, 2022

Walker Wins Lyman T. Johnson Fellowship

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Latoya Walker was born in Jamaica, grew up in New York, but found her home in the Bluegrass of Kentucky.

As a Human Health Sciences alum, she is now in the Physician Assistant...

Apr 26, 2022

Dorich Joins CHS Students for Awards Ceremony Tuesday

Her reaction to award: ‘I was truly astonished’

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Jenny Dorich, PhD, MBA, OTR/L, CHT, was looking for the perfect situation as a graduate student.

She needed a school that could...

Apr 22, 2022

One Day for UK

The College of Health Sciences knows that Kentucky Can do anything because we’ve seen it in action with you – our faculty and staff. CHS alumni have started free health clinics in Kentucky and opened clinics to care for...

Apr 20, 2022

UK PA students learn the basics of suturing in Morehead

By Josh Burkhart, MSPAS, PA-C
Assistant Professor, UK Dept. of Physician Assistant Studies

On Tuesday, April 12, Class of 2023 UK physician assistant students from the Lexington and Morehead campuses came together in Morehead for a...

Apr 20, 2022

ARH To Offer $20,000 Medical Technologist Scholarship Opportunity

Hazard, Ky. – To help combat a shortage of medical technologists in the area, students who have successfully completed their first semester of the Medical Laboratory Science (MLS) program at the UK Center of Excellence in Rural Health in Hazard...

Apr 19, 2022

AT Accreditation

Professional M.S. in Athletic Training Program Earns Initial Accreditation

By Ryan Clark
CHS Director of Communications

The College of Health Sciences’ Professional Master of Science in Athletic Training Program (AT) has earned its initial accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of...

Apr 13, 2022

‘Toys with a Purpose’ ready to help, but it needs one thing — toys

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Shelley Ferrin remembers exactly when everything started to make sense — the idea, the need and the simplicity of the solution. It all came together at once and seemed so clear.


Apr 12, 2022

Faculty, Students Support One Another at CHS Research Day

By Madison Becknell
CHS Contributor

The College of Health Sciences and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science organized a day this week to celebrate and display different kinds of research.

Held on April 5,...

Apr 8, 2022