Meet CHS Instagram Influencer Madison Becknell

Madison Becknell never set out to be an Instagram influencer. 

Certainly not for her College — that would be the College of Health Sciences, here at the University of Kentucky, where the 20-year-old Louisville native majors in...

Oct 17, 2022

Dr. David J. Glass visits to talk about Experimental Design

Join Dr. David J. Glass at 1 p.m. Thursday in CTW 127 as he visits the College of Health Sciences to present a "Special Seminar on Experimental Design."

"The University of Kentucky has long had an excellent group focusing on skeletal...

Oct 15, 2022

CHS Students, Alumni Honored at Lyman T. Johnson Awards

Four people with ties to the College of Health Sciences will be honored at the 31st Annual Lyman T. Johnson Awards Luncheon at noon, Friday, Oct. 14.

This year, we have four nominees from the College, two from 2021 and two ...

Oct 13, 2022

PHOTO GALLERY: UK Active Women's Health Initiative Celebration & Fundraiser Raises More than $30K

Last week, more than $30,000 was raised at the UK Active Women's Health Initiative Celebration & Fundraiser at the home of Dr. Mary Lloyd Ireland.

The goals of the event were:

To celebrate the...

Oct 12, 2022

PA WEEK: Student Walked Away from Everything She Knew to Help Others

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Cassidi Spurlock’s life was all in place.

She had a career as an audio engineer in a city she knew well — Nashville, Tenn. She was comfortable. But she wanted more — she wanted to...

Oct 11, 2022

VIDEO: Meet Your Professor, Dr. Peter Meulenbroek, who helps patients Return to Work after traumatic brain injuries



Peter Meulenbroek, PhD, CCC-SLP, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders. His research examines the intersection between traumatic brain injury (TBI),...

Oct 7, 2022

CHS Collaborating with CELT in first-ever Faculty Learning Community for Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Two professors in the College of Health Sciences are collaborating with the Center for Enhancement of Learning and Teaching (CELT) to present the College’s first interprofessional Faculty...

Oct 6, 2022

Hispanic Heritage Month: Those in UK PA are ‘A Strong Support System’

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

It was time for a second career path, she thought.

And it led her to UK’s Physician Assistant Studies program.

As part of Hispanic Heritage Month, we’d like to recognize the...

Oct 5, 2022

DPT Student Wins National ASAHP Scholarship Award

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Seth Hagan, a third-year student in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program, has been named one of 11 national scholarship award winners for 2022 by the Association of Schools Advancing...

Oct 5, 2022

PHOTO GALLERY: CHS turns out for PA Academic Residency Program Celebration

By Sara Pisoni and Ryan Clark
CHS Contributors

There was relief, reflection and excitement as students, faculty and staff came out to the Origin Hotel last week for the Physician Assistant Studies Academic Residency...

Oct 4, 2022