College of Health Sciences Department of Physician Assistant Studies receives awards for projects focusing in rural health

Lexington, Ky. (Jan. 5, 2021) -- The University of Kentucky’s College of Health Sciences Department of Physician Assistant Studies has recently received awards for two projects focusing in rural health.

The Kentucky Rural Health...

Jan 8, 2021

UK PA Program Collaborates with Morehead State University Theatre Program to Practice Psychiatric Patient Simulations

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Dec. 16, 2020) -- The University of Kentucky College of Health Sciences Physician Assistant Studies Program along with the Morehead State University’s Theatre Program recently completed its second year of psychiatric patient...

Dec 16, 2020

Physician Assistant Studies Program Classes of 1975-1977 Host Reunion via Zoom During Pandemic

The University of Kentucky College of Health Sciences Physician Assistant Studies (PAS) program’s graduating classes of 1975-77 recently held their first formal reunion via Zoom in November.

45 years ago, the class of 1975 became the...

Dec 14, 2020

Physician Assistant Studies Program Begins MAT Waiver Training Initiative

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Dec. 7, 2020) -- Cheryl Vanderford, MPAS, PA-C, assistant professor in the University of Kentucky College of Health Sciences’ Physician Assistant Studies program, has begun incorporating a new training initiative into her...

Dec 7, 2020

New Faculty Spotlight: Mary Jo Cooley Hidecker, Ph.D., CCC-A/SLP

Dr. Mary Jo Cooley Hidecker joins the CHS faculty as an associate professor in the Communication Sciences and Disorders program. Dr. Hidecker received her Ph.D. in Audiology and Speech Sciences from Michigan State University, Lansing. She was...

Dec 4, 2020

CLM Alumna Creates COVID-19 Screening Process for UK’s Albert B. Chandler Hospital

Demmie Meyers, an alumna of the Clinical Leadership and Management program in the College of Health Sciences, was named a top four finalist for the University's 2020 Outstanding Staff Award because of her role in creating a screening process for...

Nov 30, 2020

Kyle Kosik Receives NATA Funded Grant Toward Rehabilitation Telehealth Research

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 19, 2020) -- Department of Athletic Training and Clinical Nutrition Assistant Research Professor, Kyle Kosik, PhD, ATC, received funding from the National Athletic Trainers Association for a recent study evaluating the...

Nov 19, 2020

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Baking sourdough bread?  Soothing pandemic anxiety with chocolate?  How has COVID-19 impacted your relationship with food?

The University of Kentucky, in collaboration with the University of Antwerp (Belgium) and...

Nov 18, 2020

The UK College of Health Sciences Celebrates National Allied Health Week

National Allied Health Week is celebrated each year during the first full week of November. It is a time that allows for the recognition and celebration of allied health professionals. These professionals, our alumni, play an integral role in the...

Nov 2, 2020

PAULA J. HOLBROOK, ESQ. TO BE INDUCTED INTO THE UK COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES HALL OF FAME

The University of Kentucky’s College of Health Sciences Department of Health and Clinical Sciences faculty have nominated Paula Holbrook, RN, BHS, JD, CPHRM, to the College of Health Sciences Hall of Fame due to her exemplary commitment...

Oct 29, 2020

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