Potential Alzheimer's Genetic Link Identified Dec 10, 2019   Investigators at the University of Kentucky College of Public Health and the UK Sanders-Brown Center on Aging have identified a gene which they believe...
Counselor-Initiated Weight Loss Strategies Offer Cost-Effective Solutions for US Military Dec 10, 2019   A new study from the University of Kentucky College of Public Health may point the way to an effective strategy to promote weight loss in overweight...
Dr. F. Douglas Scutchfield Receives Top Award from American Public Health Association Nov 12, 2019   Dr. F. Douglas Scutchfield received the 2019 Sedgwick Memorial Medal for Distinguished Service in Public Health from the American Public Health...
Mountain Air Project Uses Photovoice to Engage Appalachian Youth in Environmental Health Research Nov 12, 2019 A team of investigators working with the Mountain Air Project (MAP) based at the University of Kentucky College of Public Health equipped young research volunteers...
Dunfee Advances to Finals of 3-Minute Thesis Competition Oct 25, 2019   Madeline Dunfee, MD/PhD student in Epidemiology and Biostatistics, is a finalist in the Pre-3MT division of the UK 3-Minute Thesis Competition. All...
Alumni and Friends Invited to Reception at American Public Health Association Annual Meeting Oct 25, 2019   Planning to attend the 2019 American Public Health Association Annual Meeting in Philadelphia this November?   If so, please mark your...
Students and Alumni Honored at Lyman T. Johnson Awards Oct 21, 2019 Alumna Dr. Angelica Geter Fugerson and current student Talia Woody were honored at the Lyman T. Johnson Torch of Excellence Awards on...
Multidisciplinary Research Team Receives National Library of Medicine Grant to Improve Environmental Health Information and Literacy in Eastern Kentucky Oct 20, 2019   In a new National Library of Medicine-funded study, "Integrating Information Resources to Promote Environmental Health Literacy in Appalachian Kentucky",...
National Center for Health Statistics Experts to Speak on Data Usage in Opioid Mortality, Electronic Health Records Oct 13, 2019     Experts from the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), part of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), will visit the...
Dr. Donna Arnett Named World Expert in Hypertension Oct 8, 2019 Dr. Donna K. Arnett, dean and professor of epidemiology at the University of Kentucky College of Public Health, Arnett was recently named an Expertscape World...
Dr. Donna Arnett in Journal of the American Heart Association: Tracing and Assessing the Evolution of Clinical Guidelines Oct 8, 2019   Dr. Donna K. Arnett, dean and professor of Epidemiology at the University of Kentucky College of Public Health, is first and corresponding author of “...
Fulbright Specialist Grant for Sanderson Furthers Relationship with University of Liberia School of Public Health Sep 24, 2019 Dr. Wayne Sanderson, professor of Epidemiology at the University of Kentucky College of Public Health has been approved for a Fulbright Specialist Grant to...
MHA Student Hunter White Receives McGaw Scholarship from American College of Healthcare Executives Sep 15, 2019 Hunter White, a second-year Master of Health Administration student from Lexington, Ky., is the recipient of the prestigious Foster G. McGaw Graduate Student...
Dr. Xuan Zhang Begins Postdoc at National Institute on Aging Sep 10, 2019 Dr. Xuan Zhang, a December 2018 DrPH Epidemiology alumna of the University of Kentucky College of Public Health, will begin postdoctoral training in...
Overdose Data to Action (OD2A) project launches with $23 million from CDC Sep 10, 2019 In an effort to combat the complex opioid overdose epidemic, the Kentucky Injury Prevention and Research Center (KIPRC) at the University of Kentucky...
Dr. Angela Dearinger, MPH alumna, named Commissioner of the Kentucky Department for Public Health Sep 3, 2019 Dr. Angela Dearinger, who earned her Master of Public Health at the University of Kentucky College of Public Health, has been appointed Commissioner of the Kentucky...
Unlocking the potential of population‐based cancer registries Aug 27, 2019   A new article from researchers at the University of Kentucky College of Public Health describes the benefit of population-based cancer registries to...
In the News: Winter on Hepatitis A Outbreaks Aug 20, 2019 Dr. Kathleen Winter, assistant professor of Epidemiology at the University of Kentucky College of Public Health, has been widely cited in news reports of Hepatitis...
New Study Examines Breast Cancer Survivors’ Experiences Managing Cancer and Work Aug 20, 2019 A new study by University of Maryland and University of Kentucky College of Public Health researchers examines breast cancer survivors’ experiences with...
Change-Management Approach Improves Clinical Workflow and Patient Health Aug 20, 2019   With the premise that effective organizational change requires intentional planning, investigators from the University of Kentucky College of Public...

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