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'UK at the Half': Meet UK Vice President for Research Lisa Cassis

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 29, 2021) — For this “UK at the Half,” Lisa Cassis, vice president for research at the University of Kentucky, shares how leaders across campus came together to find a path forward for...

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Welcome to our Newest MD/PhD Students

Welcome to our newest students!Griffin KendziorskiI grew up in Midland, Michigan and graduated from Central Michigan University with degrees in Neuroscience and Biomedical Sciences. Throughout my undergraduate...

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Posted - Sep 7Read More

Congratulations to our Class of 2020 Graduates!

Congratulations to our Class of 2020 Graduates!Dr. Evan B LynchPrior to his entry into the College of Medicine, Evan worked as a research associate and graduate student in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery...

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Posted - Jun 23Read 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

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

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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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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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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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

Amy Herman: The Art of Perception

College of Medicine Grand Round Lecture Series When: Feb. 13, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Where: UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital Pav A Auditorium Amy E. Herman designed, developed and conducts all sessions of The...

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Posted - Dec 16Read More

Congratulations, Greg Wehner!

Biomedical engineering student Greg Wehner recently excelled in a poster competition at the Gill Heart Cardiovascular Research Day. His oral abstract, titled "High resolution magnetic resonance imaging of...

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Posted - Dec 16Read More

'UK at the Half' Reports on $7 Million Grant to Fight Lung Cancer

University of Kentucky College of Medicine faculty member in behavioral science and Director of the Kentucky LEADS Collaborative Dr. Jamie Studts was featured during the "UK at the Half" that aired during the...

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Posted - Dec 8Read More