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UK Faculty, Students Refurbish and Provide Medical Equipment in Rural Kentucky

7-6-2020

By Lauren Thompson LEXINGTON, Ky. (July 2, 2020) — Roughly one in seven Americans live with a disability that impacts daily mobility. The average cost of a wheelchair ranges from $500 to $2,000 without insurance, seriously curbing access to...

UK collaborative team receives funding to refurbish and provide essential medical equipment in rural Kentucky

6-24-2020

Roughly 1 in 7 Americans live with a disability that impacts daily mobility. The average cost of a wheelchair ranges from $500 to $2,000 without insurance, seriously curbing access to this essential equipment for patients who lack proper coverage....

Stroke Survivor and Area Stroke Support Group Receive Awards from American Stroke Association

4-28-2020

The Hazard and Surrounding Area Stroke Survivor and Caregiver Support Group through the University of Kentucky Center of Excellence in Rural Health, along with one of the group’s founding members, Mark Kincaid, a stroke survivor from Letcher...

CERH stroke support group wins Outstanding Support Group

4-24-2020

University of Kentucky Center of Excellence in Rural Health stroke support group has won the Outstanding Support Group, through the Stroke Hero Awards with the American Stroke Association. Read more

Memeber of KARRN Stroke Support Group wins national award

4-21-2020

Over a decade ago, Mark Kincaid experienced a catastrophic ischemic stroke at age 42 due to undiagnosed high blood pressure. Doctors predicted that Mark might not survive surgery to treat the stroke, and if he did, he would live the rest of his days...

My New Kentucky Smart Home Project

12-5-2019

What Is It? The KATS Network has received a grant through the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation to establish a Smart Home Technology Lending Library. In an effort to assist individuals with paralyzing conditions identify Smart Home technology...

Presentations from the 2019 KARRN Conference

12-5-2019

View 2019 KARRN Presentations here

2019 KARRN Conference

9-30-2019

Ben Chandler Presentation   Dr. Kim Anderson-Erisman Presentation   Dr. Alicia Koontz Presentation   Dr. Beth Hunter Presentation   Panel Discussion

7th Annual KCSCI Conference 2019

9-10-2019

Register for the upcoming KCSCI Conference! More details here. Register

10th Annual KARRN Conference: Health and Wellness for Individuals with Disabilities

8-15-2019

Celebrating our 10th Anniversary! View the brochure for all of the details. Register Here

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