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'Healthy Hearts for Women' Spotlights Cardiovascular Research

In a society that values gender equality, it's important to remember that there are differences between the sexes that directly impact health.One area in critical need of further study is cardiovascular health...

Tags - Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences, Saha Cardiovascular Research Center, Research

Posted - Feb 14Read More

Spring Graduate Student RA Tuition to Post Soon

Spring 2018 Graduate RA tuition expenses from the Graduate School will be posting at the end of March.  Please make sure cost objects have been provided for each student to be charged according to the Graduate...

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Posted - Feb 14Read More

Join 'Markey Women Strong' to Advance Cancer Research at UK

The Markey Cancer Foundation invites you to take an active role in furthering life-changing cancer research at the University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center through the Markey Women Strong program.Markey...

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Posted - Feb 7Read More

Call for Applications - RESEARCH ALLIANCES

College of Medicine Call for ApplicationsACADEMIC RESEARCH ALLIANCES  The College of Medicine is accepting applications for support and designation as a COM Academic Alliance in one or more of our key...

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Posted - Feb 6Read More

Markey Cancer Center Research Day - May 9th, 2018

Markey Cancer Center Research Day is a single-day event showcasing current cancer research projects throughout all disciplines at the University of Kentucky. For the ninth consecutive year, the event is being...

Tags - Markey Cancer Center, Research

Posted - Feb 5Read More

Call for Proposals: Pilot Grant Funding for Studies on Alzheimer's Disease

The University of Kentucky Alzheimer’s Disease Center in conjunction with the Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) is soliciting pilot grant applications focused on dynamic basic and clinical...

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Posted - Jan 30Read More

William Stoops Explores the Psychology of Drug Addiction

One undergraduate psychology course changed William Stoops' life.Originally Stoops planned to major in French, but after taking more psychology classes and getting involved in intensive, hands-on research, he...

Tags - Behavioral Science, Research

Posted - Jan 29Read More

UK Bootcamp Team Member Headed to Innovation Competition in Chicago

The Von Allmen Center for Entrepreneurship(VACE), part of the University of Kentucky’s Gatton College of Business and Economics, announced that one of its Fall 2017 Bootcamp teams, OptiMol Enzymes, has been...

Tags - Biochemistry, Research

Posted - Jan 29Read More

Wonder Women: Young Scientists Help Confirm Presence of Breathing "Ghost Network"

According to a paper recently published in Cell Reports, labs from Case Western Reserve and the University of Kentucky's Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Center (SCoBIRC) were able to demonstrate the...

Tags - Spinal Cord, scobirc

Posted - Jan 26Read More

UK College of Medicine Receives Prestigious Grant to Investigate Vascular Disease

The American Heart Association has awarded a University of Kentucky and Baylor University research partnership $3.7 million to study aortic disease.UK and Baylor were one of four teams nationwide to receive...

Tags - Grants and Funding, Research

Posted - Jan 26Read More

Abstracts, Mentor Nominations Being Accepted for CCTS Spring Conference

Abstracts and mentor nominations are now being accepted for the 13th Annual Spring Conference of the University of Kentucky Center for Clinical and Translational Science. Abstracts are due Monday, March 5, and...

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Posted - Jan 25Read More

NIH Updated Policy for Issuing Certificates of Confidentiality

NIH has updated its policy on Certificates of Confidentiality for NIH-funded and conducted research.  To read the full announcement, click here. 

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Posted - Jan 23Read More

Request from All of Us Research Program at NIH

[From National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute]NIH’s All of Us Research Program, an historic effort to gather data from at least a million volunteers nationwide, is seeking ideas for important research...

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Posted - Jan 23Read More

To the Bluegrass and Beyond: Alumnus John Charles Reflects on 30-year career at NASA

Why?That's the question John Charles constantly asked his parents as a boy. His father was a trained geologist, but he struggled to answer his son's barrage of questions about nature. So he made sure young...

Tags - Saha Cardiovascular Research Center, Cariovascular Research Day

Posted - Jan 17Read More

You Can Make a Difference by Participating in Research

Health research changes lives. It’s how we learn more about health conditions and make discoveries to improve treatments, care and diagnostics. Every medicine or device we use — from aspirin to pacemakers —...

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Posted - Jan 17Read More

Registration Now Open for the Third International Neurogastronomy Symposium

Registration is now open for the third annual International Society of Neurogastronomy symposium, which will be held at the University of Kentucky on March 2-3, 2018. Both day's events offer continuing...

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Posted - Jan 16Read More