Study Supports Strong Correlation Between Adverse Childhood Events and Developmental Delay Jun 24, 2019 New research from the University of Kentucky College of Public Health (UKCPH) examines the relationship between adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and the risk of...
Journal of Appalachian Health Publishes Inaugural Issue Jun 24, 2019 Scholars based at the University of Kentucky (UK) College of Public Health recently launched a new, open-access, online publication—the Journal of Appalachian...
Elder Issues and LGBTQ Barriers To Care In Rural Communities Jun 23, 2019   Aaron Guest, a PhD candidate in Gerontology, recently spoke to Dr. Greg Davis for the WUKY radio show "On Medicine".    "One of the...
Forbes Names the University of Kentucky Among America's Best Employers Jun 21, 2019   The University of Kentucky has been named among America's Best Employers by Forbes magazine. UK is one of only four employers in Kentucky and the only...
Mismatch between Medicare policy and community needs in rural hospital closures Jun 18, 2019 Dr. Ty Borders of the University of Kentucky College of Public Health has been widely cited on the impact of rural hospital closures across Appalachia. National...
Fatigue and Physical Activity: Potential Modifiable Contributors to Parenting Sense of Competence Jun 18, 2019 The stereotype of the tired parent of young children exists for a reason. Fatigue is a familiar feeling to anyone who has parented an infant or toddler. But are...
Research Associate, PhD Alumna Recognized by American Thoracic Society Jun 11, 2019 Dr. Radmila Choate, a recent alumna of the University of Kentucky College of Public Health PhD program in Epidemiology and Biostatistics and a research...
Bardach Named to National Institute on Aging Butler-Williams Scholars Program Jun 10, 2019 Dr. Shani Bardach of the University of Kentucky College of Public Health has been accepted to the highly-competitive National Institute on Aging Butler-Williams...
$1.08 Million from NIH to Study Alzheimer's Disease Mimic Jun 10, 2019 A new project funded by the National Institutes of Health and based at the University of Kentucky will focus on a particularly prevalent subtype of non-...
MHA Program Reaccredited by CAHME May 31, 2019 The Master of Health Administration (MHA) program at the University of Kentucky College of Public Health has been reaccredited for seven years—the maximum...
Report: Rural suicide prevalence continues to outweigh urban, rural-specific prevention strategies may be needed May 29, 2019 A new report from the University of Kentucky Rural and Underserved Health Research Center examines the prevalence of suicidal thoughts, plans, and attempts among...
Parents Underestimate Second-Hand Smoke Exposure in Appalachian Children May 28, 2019   Secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure in Appalachian children and associated adverse effects is understudied and not well documented. In a new study appearing...
Rural hospital closures result in longer ambulance rides May 27, 2019 SuZanne Troske and Alison Davis   The podcast Rural Health Leadership Radio recently spoke with Rural and Underserved Health Research Center (...
National campaign directs Facebook users to KIPRC-developed site for addiction treatment options May 27, 2019   Individuals using Facebook to seek resources for recovery from substance use disorder may now find themselves pointed toward a tool developed by the...
CPH Collaborates with CDAR, Others on $87 Million NIH Grant to Combat the Opioid Epidemic May 17, 2019   In the largest grant ever awarded to the University of Kentucky, researchers from UK's Center on Drug and Alcohol Research (CDAR) and across...
NIOSH Award Recognizes Use of Wikipedia to Educate the General Public May 17, 2019 When you need quick information on a general topic, where on the internet do you turn? If Wikipedia is one of your first stops, you'll be glad to know that the site...
MHA Students Honored at Kentucky Hospital Association Annual Convention May 10, 2019   Two students in the Master of Health Administration (MHA) program at the University of Kentucky College of Public Health are recipients of scholarships...
Lung Cancer Type Varies by Location in Kentucky May 7, 2019   A new study from the University of Kentucky College of Public Health, UK College of Medicine, UK HealthCare Markey Cancer Center, and Kentucky...
BPH + MPH Student Travels to Uganda via Wash. U. Summer Research Program Apr 30, 2019   Olivia Pokoski, a graduating Bachelor of Public Health senior and part of the accelerated Master of Public Health program with a concentration in...
An Integrative Curriculum for Undergraduate Public Health Apr 30, 2019   In a new publication appearing in Frontiers in Public Health, Dr. Marc T. Kiviniemi of the University of Kentucky College of Public Health Department of...

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