The College of Health Sciences has more than 7,000 alumni providing high-quality care in health care and educational settings across Kentucky and beyond. Wherever they serve, our alumni are among the most accomplished and respected professionals in their fields. You make us proud!
The CHS Office of Advancement coordinates alumni events, both college-wide and program-specific. The main focus of our events is helping our alumni build and maintain strong connections with the College. We host networking events, which provide a chance for our alumni to connect with our students. We host fundraising events in support of the research, education, and service mission of the College. Key events include the Scholarship Golf Scramble, Dinner with Kats, and the Alumni Hall of Fame & Scholarship Dinner. If you have questions about our events, please contact Keturah Taylor, Director of Alumni & Community Relations.
View the calendar of events.
Giving to the College
The CHS Office of Advancement is committed to increasing financial support, which advances the College's mission of teaching, research, and service. When you visit a physician’s office, medical laboratory, sporting event, school, hospital or clinic, chances are your life will be impacted by a health sciences professional. Health Sciences, or allied health, professionals come from many diverse disciplines.There are more than 200 allied health care fields, making up nearly 60 percent of the health care workforce. From the laboratory to the therapy room, allied health professionals play an integral role in health care. Become part of our vision for a brighter tomorrow by investing in the College of Health Sciences. An investment in CHS is an opportunity to launch the ripple that will make waves of change. It is the chance to empower all our dreams for a healthier future.
Find out more about giving to the College.
The CHS Office of Advancement produces Gateway magazine twice each year, with winter and summer issues. The main focus of the magazine is Increasing awareness of and appreciation for the work of the College, our alumni, and the health professions in general. The magazine features news about our College, faculty, staff, students, alumni, and friends. We welcome feedback and ideas. If you have questions or ideas, please contact Loralyn Cecil.
The College of Health Sciences Dean’s Advisory Board serves as an external advisory body to the Dean of the College of Health Sciences. Members of the board have attained prominence in their respective careers and are chosen for their value in providing sound counsel to the Dean. Advisory Board membership includes graduates and welcomes non-alumni members from throughout the nation.
The CHS Philanthropy Board is designed to take an active role in the planning, execution, and evaluation of fundraising/development programs for CHS, working to secure private sector funding for CHS professorship's, chair's, programs, capital needs, scholarships and other initiatives. CHS Philanthropy Board members are committed to leading the way in attracting funds-by both setting an example and enlisting the help of others.
For more information and a list of current board members, click here.
Alumni: Update Your Information
We know things change. Please help us keep up with you! If your address or other information has changed, please complete this web-form to update it.
If you have questions, ideas, or just want to chat, we'd love to hear from you. Stop by, call us, or email us.
UK College of Health Sciences
Office of Advancement
900 S. Limestone Street, Room 123
Charles T. Wethington, Jr. Building
Lexington, KY 40536-0200
Phone: (859) 218-0479
Email Keturah Taylor