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PDO to Offer Workshop on High Impact Aims

Thursday March 9, 2017 12:00 noon to 1:30 pm MN 136The Office of Faculty and Professional Development Presents “Writing High Impact Aims” By Ms. Kathy Grezch, Executive Director, Proposal Development...

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VPR Office Announces Spring 2017 Workshops

The Office of the Vice President for Research is hosting a series of workshops designed to help faculty accelerate their research activities and to update the research community on changes in the research...

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Posted - Feb 14Read More

Early Alerts and Student Success

[From Tim Tracy, Provost]Please share this email with your faculty and instructors, regarding the importance of using the UK's early alert system early in the semester.   We’d like to encourage all instructors...

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Posted - Feb 14Read More

Upcoming Flow Cytometry Workshop

Join Miltenyi Biotec at the University of Kentucky on Tuesday, February 21st, and Wednesday, February 22nd for a seminar and workshop to learn about the unique capabilities of the MACSQuant flow cytometer....

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Posted - Feb 14Read More

NIH Provide Brief Overview of Grant Submission Policy Changes

[From the NIH Website]Reminder of New Policies Now – Or Soon To Be – In EffectA number of NIH policies became effective in January. Here’s a brief recap:Effective January 1, 2017:Final Research Performance...

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Posted - Feb 14Read More

Behind the Blue Examines Women's Heart Health With Dr. Gretchen Wells, Gail Cohen

February is American Heart Health Month, and this past Feb. 3 marked the 14th annual National Wear Red Day for Women. It’s a day designed to call our attention to recognizing heart disease as the No. 1 killer...

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Posted - Feb 10Read More

UK Center for Molecular Medicine Announces Funding Opportunities

The University of Kentucky Center for Molecular Medicine through the Dean of the College of Medicine and in conjunction with the NIH/NIGMS funded Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) grant...

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Posted - Feb 7Read More

CTSA Now Accepting Applications for TL1 Training Program

CENTER FOR CLINICAL AND TRANSLATIONAL SCIENCECTSA TL1 Training Program for Pre-doctoral Students in Clinical and Translational Science Applications due: March 31, 2017The Center for Clinical and Translational...

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Posted - Feb 7Read More

'Gill Goes Red' Shares Treats and Tips in Celebration of Heart Month

Kate Breeden closed her eyes as she took a bite, trying to concentrate on the flavors of the food she was sampling. "Well, it's definitely a brownie," she said, "but I have no idea what the mystery ingredient...

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Posted - Feb 7Read More

Williams Speaks at First International Conference of Hospital Medicine in Taiwan

During a recent trip to Taiwan, Dr. Mark V. Williams, director of the Center for Health Services Research (CHSR), had the opportunity to share his expertise as a hospitalist and researcher with colleagues in...

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Posted - Feb 3Read More

Fighting Substance Abuse by Empowering Incarcerated Women

Michele Staton-Tindall grew up in rural Appalachia during a time when people felt so safe they didn’t even lock their doors at night. The ensuing drug epidemic that now ravages her former home has dramatically...

Tags - CDAR, Drug Abuse, Behavioral Science

Posted - Feb 2Read More

NCI Director Meets with Markey Researchers, Faculty during Special Visit

Dr. Doug Lowy, interim director of the National Cancer Institute, recently visited the University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center, continuing a dialogue on Kentucky cancer disparities following Lowy's visit...

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Posted - Feb 2Read More

SRAS Provides Clarification on Sales Tax Charges

Sales Tax Charges  If Kentucky State sales tax is charged on goods/services, the sales tax must be charged to a cost center. It cannot be charged to a grant.  This applies whether the charge is a Procard...

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Posted - Jan 31Read More

Office of Treasurer Now University Financial Services

As part of a $3.5 billion enterprise, members of the UK community conduct work across a range of disciplines, units, and areas of expertise; but a single idea unites us: Service. You see this idea through our...

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Posted - Jan 31Read More

Patient Care, Research and Community Service Unite Around Rare Disease

In 2015, identical twins Gardner and Jon Wes Adams, then in their mid-20s, both nearly died when their hearts suddenly stopped beating. The incidents happened months apart, but the cause was the same: Brugada...

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Posted - Jan 30Read More

COM Announces Wethington Award Policy for 2017

The College of Medicine has announced its Wethington Award Policy for 2017.The policy can be found on the COM Research webpage under Support.Click here to read the full policy.

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Posted - Jan 26Read More