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UK Study Shows Potential New Way to Detect Colorectal and Other Cancers

A unique new study led by University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center researchers Guo-Min Li and Libya Gu, in collaboration with Dr. Wei Yang at National Institutes of Health, reveals a novel mechanism...

Tags - Markey Cancer Center

Posted - Apr 25Read More

Conference to Focus on New Frontiers in Percutaneous Cardiovascular Therapies

The Gill Heart Institute will host a cardiovascular program titled, "New Frontiers in Percutaneous Cardiovascular Therapies," on May 11 on the University of Kentucky campus. The conference will provide updates...

Tags - Gill Heart Institute, Kentucky Neuroscience Institute

Posted - Apr 24Read More

Faculty, Staff and Student Work Highlighted at Markey Cancer Research Day

The University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center held its annual Markey Cancer Center Research Day April 15, celebrating the advances of cancer research on the UK campus and giving students and postdoctoral...

Tags - Faculty, Markey Cancer Center

Posted - Apr 18Read More

Research Sheds New Light on Traumatic Brain Injuries

Even a mild injury to the brain can have long lasting consequences, including increased risk of cognitive impairment later in life. While it is not yet known how brain injury increases risk for dementia, there...

Tags - Faculty, UK Sanders-Brown Center on Aging

Posted - Apr 16Read More

Markey Cancer Research Day Highlights Work of Faculty and Students

The University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center will host its annual Markey Cancer Center Research Day from 9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. on Monday, April 15. Markey Cancer Research Day is an annual event celebrating...

Tags - Markey Cancer Center, Faculty

Posted - Apr 12Read More

College of Medicine Website Profiles

Welcome to the new College of Medicine website. If you are faculty, staff, or a student within the College of Medicine, take a moment to update your public profile! We have placed documentation on how to login...

Tags - AHEC

Posted - Apr 1Read More

Kyprianou to be Inducted to Johns Hopkins Society of Scholars

Professor Natasha Kyprianou, the James F. Hardymon Chair in Urologic Research at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine, has been elected to the Johns Hopkins Society of Scholars. The society was...

Tags - Faculty

Posted - Mar 21Read More

Health Career Enrichment Camp Applications Now Being Accepted

The 2013 Health Career Enrichment Camp sponsored by the University of Kentucky Center for Excellence in Rural Health and the Southeast Kentucky Area Health Education Center will be held June 12 – 25, 2013, in...

Tags - Center of Excellence in Rural Health, Rural Health

Posted - Mar 6Read More

UK Researchers Speak Out: Sequester Will Squelch Scientists-in-Training

“From the standpoint of training the next generation of highly skilled professors, industrial scientists, people to work in government laboratories, people to advance our understanding of disease and advance...

Tags - Physiology

Posted - Feb 26Read More

Study: p38beta MAPK Not Critical to Brain Inflammation

A study by a leading Alzheimer's researcher at the University of Kentucky provides new evidence that will help researchers home in on the molecular mechanisms involved in inflammation of the central nervous...

Tags - UK Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, Alzheimer's research

Posted - Feb 18Read More

CCTS Pilot Funding Applications Now Open

The University of Kentucky Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) is now accepting CCTS Pilot Applications for 2013. The letter of intent deadline will be Feb. 18, with the committee decision...

Tags - CCTS, Grants and Funding

Posted - Jan 29Read More

Summer Programs Prepare Students for Medical/Dental Careers

High school seniors and college students interested in pursuing careers as physicians or dentists are eligible to participate in summer programs at the University of Kentucky offered through its Professional...

Tags - Undergraduate Medical Education

Posted - Jan 22Read More

UK Center of Excellence in Rural Health Recognizes National Rural Health Day

The University of Kentucky Center of Excellence in Rural Health (CERH) recognized National Rural Health Day with the support of Gov. Steve Beshear, who proclaimed Nov. 15 as Rural Health Day in Kentucky to...

Tags - Rural Health

Posted - Dec 4Read More

Ambati Wins Ellison Medical Foundation Senior Scholar Award in Aging

Dr. Jayakrishna Ambati, professor of Physiology and professor and vice-chair of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine has been selected as an Ellison Medical...

Tags - Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Posted - Oct 30Read More

UK Clinical Research Education Day to be held Oct. 26

The University of Kentucky Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) will host UK Clinical Research Education Day on Friday, Oct. 26 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will take place in the UK...

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Posted - Oct 18Read More