CPH Joins #APHABillionSteps Challenge Feb 15, 2019 The University of Kentucky College of Public Health is joining with the American Public Health Association (APHA) for the Billion Steps Challenge, part of the lead-...
Ready for LAUNCH: Bridging the Digital Divide to Improve Cancer Care Feb 15, 2019   Dr. Robin Vanderpool, associate professor of Health, Behavior & Society and director of Community Outreach and Engagement at the UK HealthCare ...
MPH Grad Puts Public Health Training to Work in the Peace Corps Feb 14, 2019 Ethan Trey Cardwell graduated from the College of Public Health with a Master of Public Health in May 2018 and is currently in Lesotho, where he was sworn...
Married MPH Grads Connect with Careers…and Each Other Feb 13, 2019       John and Eggum, MPH Class of 2007 (John) and 2004 (Jan)    “Who is that guy?”   In 2004, Jan Hamon...
Fraud Detection Algorithms Enhance Web-Based Survey Research Feb 12, 2019   The internet is becoming an increasingly common tool for survey research, particularly among "hidden" or vulnerable populations, such as men who have sex...
Dr. Svetla Slavova Named Recipient of Jess Kraus Award by Injury Epidemiology Feb 11, 2019   The editorial board of Injury Epidemiology has chosen Dr. Svetla Slavova of the University of Kentucky College of Public Health as the recipient of the...
Genotype Differences Associated with Demographic, Health, and Behavioral Characteristics of Individuals with Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency Feb 5, 2019   Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (AATD) is an autosomal co-dominant disorder that results from mutations of the SERPINA1 gene, and typically is...
Strategic Policy Initiatives Can Reduce HPV-related Cancer Incidence and Mortality in Rural Communities Jan 18, 2019   New collaborative research from a team based at the University of Kentucky College of Public Health and the University of South Carolina...
Recognizing CPH Employees Jan 14, 2019   Lindsay Stradtman, a research analyst and project coordinator in the Department of Health, Behavior & Society, is the 2018 University of...
UK Partners with UNC to Address Early Childhood Obesity in Kentucky Jan 10, 2019   UK College of Public Health researchers are partnering with the Children’s Healthy Weight Research Group at the University of North Carolina at Chapel...
Center for Innovation in Population Health presents: Steve Miff on “Artificial Intelligence for Population Health” Jan 9, 2019   Dr. Steve Miff will speak on “Artificial Intelligence for Population Health” in the latest installment of the UK Center for Innovation in Population...
From Hanoi to Kentucky: PhD and MPH Grad Tracks Opioid Crisis Jan 7, 2019   Dr. Huong Luu came to the University of Kentucky from her home city of Hanoi, Vietnam, where she earned a medical degree at Hanoi Medical University. In...
Metabolic Syndrome Linked to Breast Cancer Mortality Among Post-Menopausal Women Jan 4, 2019   A new study based at the University of Kentucky College of Public Health investigated the association between metabolic syndrome (MetS) and risk...
Vanderpool Named Director for Community Outreach and Engagement at Markey Cancer Center Jan 3, 2019   Dr. Robin C. Vanderpool, associate professor of Health, Behavior & Society in the University of Kentucky College of Public Health, has been named...
Reduced Medicare Spending, Reduced Emergency Admissions with Medical Home Model for Oncology Practices Dec 20, 2018   A team of investigators led by Dr. Teresa M. Waters of the University of Kentucky College of Public Health examined whether the Community Oncology Medical...
Kentucky Appalachian Rural Rehabilitation Network Transforms Lives Dec 20, 2018 The Kentucky Appalachian Rural Rehabilitation Network (KARRN) has spent the past decade investing in citizens of rural Kentucky who have experienced a...
"Behind the Blue" Podcast: Website Helps Kentuckians Find Help Now for Substance Use Dec 18, 2018   One of the biggest barriers to accessing treatment for substance use disorders can be the time it takes to find an open space in a treatment facility...
International Internship and Campus Involvement Enrich Bachelor of Public Health Student Experience Dec 18, 2018   Maanasa Manchikanti is busy—but she’s enjoying every minute. The Paducah, Ky., native came to the University of Kentucky with her sights set on...
NCI and UK: A Foundation for Rural Cancer Control Dec 17, 2018   A publication from the National Cancer Institute and the University of Kentucky College of Public Health, appearing as a highlighted article in Cancer...
Partnership Between FDA, UK, UNC Will Shape Opioid Regulatory Decisions Dec 13, 2018   The U.S. Federal Drug Administration has awarded a four-year $3.3 million contract to researchers at the UK College of Public Health and the University of...

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