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'Behind the Blue': Women Changed the Face and Practice of Medicine

The University of Kentucky community is celebrating Women’s History Month. Throughout March, UKNow will feature the women — past and present — on whose shoulders we stand and whose hard work has made our...

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Posted - Mar 13Read More

College of Medicine Celebrates African-American Trailblazers

During February's celebration of Black History Month, the University of Kentucky College of Medicine’s Faculty of Color Network (FCN), with funding from the College of Medicine Diversity & Inclusion Office...

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Posted - Feb 28Read More

Global Health Case Competition Winning Team to Compete at Emory

Five students from the University of Kentucky placed in the UK Global Health Case Competition (GHCC), which rallied both undergraduate and graduate students from various colleges to collaborate on...

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Posted - Feb 26Read More

UK Medicine's Experiential Research Demonstrates Power of the TEAM

At the intersection of exceptional patient care and remarkable education is the willingness and desire to adapt. The most forward-thinking health care delivery systems embrace interprofessional collaborative...

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Posted - Feb 21Read More

Med Student Who Helped Launch Diversity Program is Now a Physician and Faculty Adviser

A meeting in early 2010 sparked Dr. Ima Ebong's passion to advocate for greater minority representation in medical school — a passion that has propelled her to national recognition for her work.Ebong, a...

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Posted - Feb 15Read More

Dr. Sharon Walsh is Among Renowned Scientists who Join Scientific Advisory Board

UK researcher Sharon Walsh is among other nationally renowned experts who were recently named to the Addiction Policy Forum’s Scientific Advisory Board. The board is made up of experts in of medicine,...

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Posted - Feb 1Read More

Behind the Blue: Dean Robert DiPaola on UK College of Medicine's Growth

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine is training more students to be future physicians than ever before. The college is also growing its faculty, its research and its outreach and service to...

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Posted - Jan 23Read More

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Marks Official Opening for the UK College of Medicine-Bowling Green Campus

A ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday marked the official opening of the University of Kentucky College of Medicine-Bowling Green Campus. The celebration of the new home for faculty, staff and the inaugural...

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Posted - Oct 12Read More

New Simulation Center Will Help Improve Medical Education

UK HealthCare has opened the doors to a new, state-of-the-art simulation facility. The approximately 7,000 square feet space, located on the second floor of University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital, will house...

Tags - Medical Education, Students, Simulation

Posted - Oct 5Read More

UK College of Medicine-Northern Ky. Campus receives Unity Award from Northern Kentucky Chamber

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine-Northern Kentucky Campus, a collaboration with Northern Kentucky University and St. Elizabeth Healthcare, received the annual Unity Award at the Northern Kentucky...

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Posted - Sep 24Read More

UK College of Medicine - Bowling Green Campus Welcomes Inaugural Class

The first class of medical students at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine-Bowling Green Campus took their first steps in their medical education by participating in the campus' inaugural White Coat...

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Posted - Aug 1Read More

UK Professor Wins Advocacy Award for LGBTQ* Health Care Initiative

Difficulty in accessing culturally affirming and informed health care has long deterred members of the LGBTQ* community from seeking fundamental services and resources. In 2016, Dr. Keisa Fallin-Bennett, an...

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Posted - Jun 27Read More

Haist Named Associate Dean for UK's Regional Medical Campus in Northern Ky.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine has announced that Dr. Steven A. Haist will be rejoining the college to serve as associate dean for its Northern Kentucky regional campus. A UK College of...

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Posted - Apr 10Read More

UK HealthCare Physicians Are Named to 2017-18 Best Doctors in America

UK HealthCare has more than 130 physicians practicing medicine with University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital, Kentucky Children's Hospital, UK Good Samaritan Hospital who appear on the Best Doctors...

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Posted - Mar 26Read More

The Big Reveal: Medical Students Learn Residency Locations on Match Day

After four years of medical school and numerous interviews, University of Kentucky College of Medicine students found out where they will continue their medical education in residency programs. Match Day is a...

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Posted - Mar 20Read More

UK Medical Students Open New Eye Clinic at the Salvation Army

The opening of a new ophthalmology clinic at the student-run University of Kentucky College of Medicine Salvation Army Clinic was "a culmination of people saying we can do this," said Dr. Julia Stevens,...

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Posted - Jan 22Read More