Dental students and faculty on hand to complete head and neck assessments at the 2015 Kentucky State Fair.
State Fair provides Kentuckians opportunity for health checkups, information
Thrilling rides and junk food are on top of the list for many Kentucky State Fair goers, but it can also be an opportunity...
Nathan Schmidt, assistant professor of microbiology and immunology at UofL
UofL, Tennessee researchers find gut environment could reduce severity of malaria
Microorganisms in the gut could play a role in reducing the severity of malaria, according to a recent study co-authored by researchers at...
Children took part in educational activities during the 2017 'Shop with a Dentist' event
Dental students invite kids to ‘Shop with a Dentist’
Helping kids feel comfortable interacting with the dentist while giving back to the local community is the aim of the UofL School of Dentistry’s...
Kathrin LaFaver, MD
Parkinson’s symposium for patients and families to take place April 6
The annual Bill Collins Symposium for Parkinson’s Disease for patients, families and caregivers is April 6. Admission is free.  Supported by the Bill Collins family and...
New UofL treatment program addresses why our relationship with tobacco is ‘complicated’
Smoking harms nearly every organ in the body. It causes about 1 in every 5 deaths in the United States each year, and is...
Maria Rinosa, a patient at the Kentucky Racing Health Services Center, works as a hotwalker at Churchill Downs.
Mental health services now provided at racetrack clinic UofL School of Nursing staff members run clinic, students gain experience
The unseen workers who help ensure thrilling thoroughbred races at Churchill Downs now have better mental health support for the emotional problems their itinerant...
Depression is Real
Health literacy campaign to focus on depression in African Americans Commonwealth Institute of Kentucky faculty use research-based strategy for campaign development
“When Mom died it was like my heart was yanked out,” said Hazel Scott. “I never smiled, and I didn’t care about anything.” Scott is...
Christine Brady, Ph.D.
Physicians familiar with stresses facing transgender youth better equipped to provide care LGBT Healthcare Summit sponsored by Humana at UofL to focus on mental health
Research shows that transgender youth experience higher rates of depression and are more likely to attempt suicide. Health care providers are better equipped to...
Liza Creel, PhD, speaks at press conference announcing new LEAD program
UofL’s Commonwealth Institute to evaluate city’s LEAD program
Researchers in UofL's Commonwealth Institute of Kentucky, housed in the School of Public Health and Information Sciences, have joined with partners from across public...
Joshua Gross, M.D.
UofL resident physician to deliver research at national ophthalmology conference
Joshua C. Gross, MD, a first-year resident with the UofL Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, will present his research at the annual meeting of...