Grawemeyer is lit green to honor COVID-19 victims in 2020.
A look back at a very unusual – and unprecedented – year at UofL
If we could describe 2020 in one word for posterity, it’d no doubt be “memorable.” Hopefully it will also be anomalous. This year was largely defined...
David A. Johnson, Ph.D., M.P.H., C.P.H., engages students in a socially distanced classroom
Pandemic fuels interest in public health education at UofL
Public health workers are among those on the frontlines addressing COVID-19, igniting a new awareness about the profession. The interest is leading many to...
UofL student Sam Kessler using the water testing tool
UofL students invent new test for water pollution
A team of University of Louisville undergraduate students has invented a new tool for monitoring E.coli bacteria in water sources that could be more...
Jun Yan, M.D., Ph.D., director of the UofL Center for Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy (center) with graduate student Yunke Wang (left) and MD/PhD student Anne Geller.
UofL receives $11.5 million to advance cancer immunotherapies Center for Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy to develop and improve cancer treatments that harness the immune system
Cancer remains one of the most difficult and deadly challenges in human health, affecting Kentuckians at a higher rate than residents of any other...
School of Medicine faculty, students and residents take part in #WhiteCoats4BlackLives
School of Medicine establishes endowed fund to combat racial inequality Goal of $1 million targeted to bolster UofL’s Cardinal Anti-Racist Agenda
UofL medical faculty leaders have pledged $50,000 toward a $1 million goal to address long-standing racial inequities in medical education. The University of Louisville School...
UofL Trager Institute
UofL Trager Institute uses technology to reduce social isolation for older adults Initiatives to benefit older adults during pandemic to be discussed in weekly information session Aug. 4
Amid efforts to stem the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, social isolation and loneliness have emerged as a significant public health crisis, particularly for...
Campus in the middle of fall
UofL releases plan for the Fall 2020 semester
The University of Louisville has released several key actions and guidelines to ensure a safe return to campus for the Fall 2020 semester. UofL...
Troy R. Henderson Sr., MSD water quality engineer (right) and Rick Strehl, field data technologist, University of Louisville Christina Lee Brown Envirome Institute. Photo courtesy MSD.
MSD and UofL testing Louisville wastewater to track COVID-19
Researchers at the University of Louisville are working with Louisville/Jefferson County Metropolitan Sewer District to determine if areas of COVID-19 infection can be tracked...
UofL encourages LGBT students to sign up for pen pal program
University of Louisville LGBTQ students who feel isolated due to the COVID-19 pandemic can find new friends through a project that matches pen pals...
Heart slices in the physiological biomimetic culture system
UofL receives $3.8M to test new gene therapy for heart attacks
When someone has a heart attack, it causes muscle cells in their heart to die, and the heart cannot regenerate these cells. Researchers at...