News

Monday, December 13, 2021

UK College of Nursing researcher Dr. Gia Mudd-Martin is teaming up with local influencers in the Latinx community to help improve health outcomes. Learn more about why this community-based research is proving effective. 


Thursday, December 9, 2021

As a pediatric intensive care nurse, Dr. Misty Ellis helps care for some of the most critically ill infants, children and young adults. Her clinical expertise is one of the many reasons she's a valuable professor in our DNP program. 


Tuesday, December 7, 2021

December is Seasonal Depression Awareness Month. Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is characterized by recurring depression in the late fall and winter months, in contrast with normal mood habits the rest of the year. 


Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Details on the UK College of Nursing's December 2021 Pinning Ceremony.  


Thursday, December 2, 2021

UK College of Nursing students are helping local recovery community center, Voices of Hope, put together and distribute NaloxBoxes in Madison County, Kentucky.  


Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Drs. Vicki Hensley and Morgan Chojnacki are proud of their roles as nurse leaders in the field and in the classroom. As assistant professors at the UK College of Nursing, both teach a pediatrics course that is so intensive, many undergraduates say they invest more time in preparing for it than their peers who are studying in graduate-level program


Monday, November 29, 2021

Congratulations to senior University of Kentucky College of Nursing student Ojawsi Piya for placing third in the Office of Global Health Initiatives' annual Global Case Competition. 


Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Congratulations to the University of Kentucky College of Nursing’s Lovoria Williams PhD, FNP-C, FAANP, FAAN for receiving the 2021 Fred and Marcielle de Beer Award from the UK Barnstable Brown Diabetes Center.  


Thursday, November 18, 2021

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month. Each year, the American Cancer Society names the third Thursday of the month as The Great American Smokeout – a day where people who smoke across the country take the first step toward a healthier life.


Wednesday, November 17, 2021

The University of Kentucky College of Nursing’s Dr. Ellen Hahn was recently awarded the 2021 Faye Glenn Abdellah Leadership Award from the Friends of the National Institute of Nursing Research (FNINR) for her landmark research efforts to promote lung health and healthy environments.