Keys to Success: Helping Children with Hearing Loss Succeed

Early identification and intervention can make a substantial difference in the development of a child with hearing loss or deafness

By Judith L. Page, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Associate Professor, Communication Sciences and...

Sep 10, 2015

Capilouto Receives CCTS Pilot Funding

The University of Kentucky Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) awarded pilot funding to 10 projects that foster collaboration and new medical product development. The pilot funding program provides research support and up to $50,...

Aug 31, 2015

Marshall and Stemple Receive ASHA Honors of the Association

Two University of Kentucky College of Health Sciences faculty members will receive the highest award given by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Robert C. Marshall, and Joseph C. Stemple, professors in the Division...

Jul 28, 2015

Is Physical Activity the Key to a Healthier Brain?

In his "Conduct of Life" address in 1873, British statesman Edward Stanley advised “Those who think they have not time for bodily exercise will sooner or later have to find time for illness.”

Regular exercise has long been linked to...

Jun 22, 2015

Physician Assistant Student Elected to Leadership Role in SAAAPA

University of Kentucky College of Health Sciences Physician Assistant Studies student Ryan Hunton was recently elected as Southeast Regional Director for the Student Academy of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (SAAAPA)....

Jun 12, 2015

CHS Seeking a Physician Assistant Studies Director

The University of Kentucky College of Health Sciences invites nominations and applications for the position of Director, Physician Assistant Studies (PAS). Under the leadership of a new Dean, the College of Health Sciences seeks an...

Jun 9, 2015 Health Column (Judith Page)

For a child's development: Parent interactions trump devices

Sixty-eight percent of parents of two-year olds report their child uses a tablet at home, according to a recent survey of U.S. parents conducted by the American Speech-Language-Hearing...

Jun 4, 2015

CHS Offers First Undergraduate Certificate in Research at UK

The University of Kentucky College of Health Sciences recently launched the undergraduate Certificate in Research in Human Health Sciences – the first of its kind on campus. The new certificate provides eligible UK...

May 27, 2015

USA TODAY - Babies Don't Need Smartphones

"More than two-thirds of 2-year-olds are also using tablets, more than half dawdle on smart phones, and 1 in 4 are deploying some form of technology at the dinner table.Even babies, not even a year old, are being pulled in, according to a new...

May 14, 2015