The Kentucky Consortium for Accountable Health Communities (KC-AHC) will work across 27 counties in Appalachia and the Louisville Metro area to collect information from Medicare and Medicaid patients on unmet social needs that impact their health.
University of Kentucky Women’s Health and You (WHY) has developed the Queer Health component in alignment with its mission to provide all women who have historically been excluded from health studies the opportunity to participate and benefit from research.
UK Center on Drug and Alcohol Research director Sharon Walsh will deliver the honorary Marian W. Fischman Lectureship during the College on Drug Dependence Annual Conference, June 17-22 in Montreal, Canada.
The event also featured six emerging UK researchers from the colleges of Arts and Sciences, Pharmacy, Dentistry and Medicine, who individually received pitch coaching by the Von Allmen Center for Entrepreneurship.
The purpose of Research Day is to focus on current findings in diabetes and obesity related research. The program featured presentations by nationally prominent physician-scientists, as well as regional researchers chosen from abstract submissions.