‘Role Models for Us All’

Two Alumni Honored at College of Health Sciences Hall of Fame & Young Alumni Award Celebration

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

As Dean Scott Lephart said Thursday night, there must be something in the water in...

Feb 25, 2022

BLACK HISTORY MONTH 2022: ‘I Just Want to Thank Them so, so Much’

Director of Office of Health Equity took Circuitous Road

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

It was a small bump on the neck, she says. Warm to the touch.

She hadn’t even noticed it until a nurse brought it up during...

Feb 23, 2022

Ben-Gal Cheerleader’s Super Bowl trip was ‘One of a Kind’

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

It’s been a big year for Holly Michel.

In fact, some would say it was more than big. Some would say it was Super.

In 2021-22, she became a cheerleader for the Cincinnati...

Feb 21, 2022

RHB Alum Welcomes First Texas Class to New Occupational Therapy Doctorate Program

Col. Enrique Smith-Forbes, PhD, OTR/L, CHT, who received his PhD from the Rehabilitation and Health Sciences PhD Program in 2015 before going on to be stationed at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, recently joined the U.S. Army Medical Center of...

Feb 18, 2022

Black History Month 2022: ‘I Felt Completely Comfortable to be Myself’

AT Alumna Wasn’t Sure What She’d Find in Kentucky

5 Questions with … Ariel Allman, MS, MBA, LAT, ATC, CEAS-I, CSCS

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Ariel Allman says she never considered coming to Kentucky for...

Feb 16, 2022

BLACK HISTORY MONTH 2022: RHB Student Wins Leadership Legacy Award

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

We are so proud to share the news that Ke’La Porter, MS, LAT, ATC, CSCS, who serves as the student member of the DEI Committee, has been selected as the graduate student recipient of the...

Feb 15, 2022

State Public Health Commissioner Speaks to CLM Class

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

The quote stood out from the rest of the presentation’s text.

“The right message at the right time from the right person can save lives.”

It’s been attributed to Barbara...

Feb 15, 2022

UKPA Class of 2023 Students Win Red Ribbon Week PSA Video Contest

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

“Know the signs.”

It’s the message that UK’s Physician Assistant Studies students used in their award-winning Red Ribbon Week PSA Video entry — a contest sponsored by the Drug...

Feb 15, 2022

Mentor Excited to Present During White Coat Ceremony

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Micah Bragdon knew from an early age that he wanted to find a job where he could help others.

“Growing up, I had the privilege of watching my brother become a successful nurse,” said...

Feb 10, 2022

Two Alumni to be Honored at College of Health Sciences Hall of Fame & Young Alumni Award Celebration

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Feb. 9, 2022) — A social entrepreneur and author whose goal is a world where no child is an orphan. And a PhD researcher who focuses on muscle health and physical...

Feb 9, 2022

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