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New Opportunities Abound as Six UK Colleges Offer New Majors, Minors, Certificates and Graduate Programs

From the University of Kentucky's College of Agriculture, Food and Environment (CAFE) to the College of Public Health and from...

Jan 15, 2015

UK Physician Assistant Alumna Dedicated to Her Profession and to Service

Each year during the white coat ceremony, which marks the transition from the classroom to clinical studies, future physician assistants recite a...

Jan 15, 2015

Staying Healthy: Understanding Guidelines for Preventive Medicine

Most people visit their health care provider when they have signs or symptoms that signal there is something abnormal.  However, staying healthy...

Jan 15, 2015

Peterson Selected to Serve on National Institute on Aging Board of Scientific Counselors

Charlotte Peterson, associate dean for research at theUniversity of Kentucky College of Health Sciences, has been invited to serve as a member of the...

Jan 15, 2015

Nationally Respected Sports Medicine, Military Human Performance Scholar Named Dean of UK College of Health Sciences

University of Kentucky Provost Christine Riordan announced today that a nationally recognized scholar in sports medicine and the physical performance...

Jan 15, 2015

Welcome Our New Dean

Scott M. Lephart, Ph.D., a nationally respected sports medicine and military human performance scholar, named Dean of UK College of Health Sciences...

Jan 14, 2015

Interprofessional Shoulder to Shoulder Global Team Helps Child Take First Steps

Finding out your child is seriously ill would be heartrending for any parent. But what if your child became gravely ill at just 15 days old, and...

Jan 14, 2015

Tis the Season to Celebrate Good Health

Winter is on its way, and along with colder temperatures come holiday celebrations and precious time with family. It’s the season to feel good about...

Jan 14, 2015

New Human Performance Lab Enhances Research Infrastructure, Collaborations

In 1987, the UK colleges of Education and Allied Health, now called Health Sciences, and the Center for Biomedical Engineering formed a collaborative...

Jan 14, 2015

Staying Active As We Age

Staying physically active is especially important as we age. Beginning around age 50, we lose 1 percent of our muscle mass each year. Over time, this...

Jan 14, 2015

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