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Welcome to our Newest MD/PhD Students

Our entering class for the 2017-2018 school year. From left to right: Lincoln Shade, Andrew Woodrich, Maddie Dunfee, Drew Farr, and Loius Rodgers.The UK College of Medicine hosted the Class of 2021 White Coat...

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Posted - Aug 1Read More

Congratulations to our newest graduates!

From left to right: Lucas Broster, Dustin Brown, Ben Fowler. Congratulations to our Class of 2017 Graduates! Lucas Broster will be headed to the University of California: San Francisco to complete a residency...

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Posted - Jan 17Read More

Welcome to our incoming class!

Incoming MD/ PhD candidates at their white coat ceremony. July 29, 2016.From Left to Right: Zach Winder, Anna Hansen, Tyler HammondThe University of Kentucky College of Medicine welcomed incoming class of 2021...

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Posted - Aug 18Read More

Distilling Your Message

Learn how to communicate science effectively! Presented by the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science and Sponsored by the UK CCTS, UK MD/PhD Program, and BIRCWH. Join us Thursday, June 2nd or Friday, June...

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Posted - May 11Read More

11th annual CCTS Spring Conference

Thursday was our 11th annual CCTS Spring Conference at the Lexington Convention Center!This year's theme was"Personalized Health" and is partnered with these College and Center-specific Programs:College of...

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Posted - Apr 28Read More

Congratulations Class of 2016!

 Friday, March 18th was Match Day for our seniors. The College of Medicine hosted a Match Day Ceremony for the Class of 2016 at the Keeneland Entertainment Center. The ceremony was part of the National Match...

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Posted - Mar 29Read More

MD/PhD Student Eseosa Ighodaro Speaks Out at UK Call To Action Town Hall Event

The UK Black Graduate and Professional Student Association (UKBGPSA), Social Justice Advocacy Group (SJAG), and concerned undergraduate students hosted the "UK Call To Action Town Hall Event" on February 29,...

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Posted - Mar 3Read More

Congratulations 2016 Gill Award Recipients: Dr. Helen Hobbs and Dr. Barry Coller

From: Laura Dawahare, University of Kentucky College of Medicine via UKNOW LEXINGTON, Ky. (Feb. 24, 2016) — The University of Kentucky Gill Heart Institute has named Dr. Helen Hobbs and Dr. Barry Coller as...

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Posted - Feb 24Read More

2016 AOA Groves Memorial M.D./Ph.D. Program Student Research Symposium

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine hosted its 10th annual AOA Groves Memorial M.D./Ph.D. Program Student Research Symposium this February 4th, 2016. The day included student presentations and our...

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Posted - Feb 9Read More

Dean's Distinguished Lecture Series Presents Dr. Ramnik Xavier, MD, PhD

The 2016 AOA Groves Memorial M.D./Ph.D. Program Student Research Symposium and Dean's Distinguished Lecture Series presents Dr. Ramnik Xavier, MD, PhD: chief of the gastrointestinal unit and director of the...

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Posted - Jan 27Read More

New Dean of the UK College of Medicine: Dr. Robert DiPaola

Join us Monday, April 18th to welcome Dr. DiPaola!  University of Kentucky Provost Tim Tracy and Executive Vice President for Health Affairs Dr. Michael Karpf announced Monday that Dr. Robert DiPaola, director...

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Posted - Jan 27Read More

Congratulations New AOA Inductee: Dustin Stevens

Congratulations to our new UK AOA inductees; including our very own Dustin Stevens! Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) is the national medical school honor society.  Induction into AOA is a high honor, recognizing...

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Posted - Aug 31Read More

A Big Welcome to the Incoming 2015 MD/PhD Class

Above: Incoming MD/ PhD candidates at their white coat ceremony. July 31, 2015.From Left to Right: Brandon Farmer, Charles Coomer, Laura Krueger, Ryan Cloyd, Leon SuThe University of Kentucky College of...

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Posted - Aug 3Read More

Congratulations Jason Meyer!

 Congratulations University of Kentucky MD/PhD alumni Jason Meyer on matching in Dermatology at UCSF!On Friday, March 20, the UK College of Medicine hosted a Match Day Ceremony for the Class of 2015 at the...

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Posted - Jul 13Read More

Ese Ighodaro featured in Journal of Neuropathology & Experimental Neurology

Ese Ighodaro, a COM M.D./Ph.D. student, mentored by Pete T. Nelson, M.D., Ph.D., recently published a research article titled “Hippocampal Sclerosis of Aging Can Be Segmental: Two Cases and Review of the...

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Posted - Jun 22Read More

94 Year-Old Lexington Woman Gives Back as Research Volunteer

On Dec. 2, a very special group of people gathered to celebrate a very special gift. "Participation in clinical trials is a truly noble act, and we consider the people who volunteer for research part of our...

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Posted - Dec 19Read More