CSD undergrad hones her leadership skills to serve children as speech-language pathologist

Emoni Dix, a sophomore pre-CSD major and student ambassador, is eager to adopt leadership roles across campus. She plans to use her time at UK...

Read StoryMar 25, 2020

Student ambassador finds her gateway into health care at CHS

Kyoko Hamagata, a junior human health sciences major and student ambassador, is planning to use her College of Health Sciences education to help...

Read StoryMar 12, 2020

Research Spotlight: Kevin Murach

Kevin Murach, PhD, didn’t always want to be a researcher. But, with the encouragement of several mentors through his career, Murach (now a post-...

Read StoryMar 2, 2020

Preserving Kentucky African American roots with Yvonne Giles

Yvonne Giles, fondly known as the “cemetery lady” to many, is one of the city’s leaders in the effort to preserve African American history in...

Read StoryFeb 26, 2020

PT alumnus hopes to inspire more diversity in health care careers

Tyler Huff, a 2019 graduate of the physical therapy program, knows his success isn’t just for his own benefit. “As a minority in the medical field,...

Read StoryFeb 25, 2020

UK College of Health Sciences first in Kentucky to offer telehealth graduate certificate

Exponential growth in technology is forever altering the landscape of health care. Currently, 60 percent of millennials would prefer a virtual health...

Read StoryFeb 24, 2020

Human health sciences senior lends her voice to uplift others

LaToya Walker is comfortable with making the unfamiliar, familiar. The human health sciences senior and student ambassador has been exposed to many...

Read StoryFeb 13, 2020

Susan Effgen to retire after 20 years of service with the College of Health Sciences

Susan Effgen, PT, PhD, has spent more than 45 years consulting, researching, and publishing on issues related to children with disabilities in the...

Read StoryFeb 12, 2020

CSD alumna committed to improving inclusivity in speech-language pathology

“It’s incredibly important that clinicians represent the populations they serve.” For Mariah Morton—a 2019 graduate of the communication sciences and...

Read StoryFeb 10, 2020

20-year-old PA student makes her dreams wildly possible

Ana Stone is an achiever. At only 20-years-old, she’s already graduated with her bachelor’s degree in medical laboratory science and is now a member...

Read StoryJan 30, 2020

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