James Graham Brown Cancer Center
Hope Scarves gift will provide breast cancer patients with access to more clinical trials
For women undergoing treatment for cancer, a little encouragement can mean the world. Lara MacGregor, who lives with metastatic breast cancer, started Hope Scarves in...
First group of MSHA graduates.
SPHIS program earns CAHME accreditation
One of the newest graduate degrees at the University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences (SPHIS) has received high distinction, as...
Drs. Chi Li (left) and Kavitha Yaddanapudi (right), both researchers at the University of Louisville, are working to develop a vaccine against cancer.
UofL researchers developing cancer vaccine
Vaccinations protect us from all kinds of terrible diseases — polio, small pox, influenza. But what if a vaccine could protect you from cancer? Researchers...
Molly O'Keefe, J'Aime Jennings, Michelle Broers and Jodi Wojcik-Marshall
UofL Hospital’s Burn Center telehealth pilot program offers improved health care access
As the only provider of burn wound care services in Kentucky and a larger 250-mile radius inclusive of areas within Indiana and Illinois, the...
Stephanie Boone
UofL researchers part of a NIH-funded study to explore why rural communities are less healthy
A new study hopes to help researchers understand what causes high rates of heart, lung, blood and sleep disorders (HLBS) in rural Kentucky, Alabama,...
At Harvard Medical School, front row, left to right: UofL eQuality presenters Rhiannon Ledgerwood, M.D., Susan Sawning, M.S.S.W., Amy Holthouser, M.D., and Adam Neff, M.D. Back Row: Harvard Medical School’s Jessica Halem, M.B.A., Jenny Potter, M.D., Alex S. Keuroghlian, M.D., M.P.H., and John L. Dalrymple, M.D.
Multiple honors for UofL LGBT health education UofL shares knowledge with Harvard, receives national award, publishes clinical skills toolkit
The University of Louisville shared its pioneering work in educating health professionals to provide quality health care to LGBTQ patients with faculty at Harvard...
Daniel Conklin, Ph.D.
Not your father’s tobacco: A scientist’s perspective on health risks of e-cigarettes Beer with a Scientist, May 15
What would you guess is the average age when someone starts smoking? Perhaps early 20s? Maybe even 16? “The average chronic smoker begins smoking at 13.7...
Caregiver support
UofL’s Trager Institute launches support group for those who care for older adults
Just in time for the Kentucky Oaks, the University of Louisville Trager Institute has launched its own “OACS” – a new support group for...
Kent School of Social Work associate professor Jennifer Middleton speaks at a human trafficking awareness announcement with Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear, Free2Hope founder Amy Leenerts and Women of the Well founder Summer Dickerson.
Beyond Derby pageantry, victim advocates plead for trafficking awareness
If you live in Louisville, it’s hard to be unaware of the Kentucky Derby and the visitors it attracts to the city. But not...
Teen volunteering to help a patient in a health care setting.
UofL Hospital offering service, health education experience teens this summer
Teens considering a profession in health care have a unique opportunity to spend part of the summer volunteering at UofL Hospital, while also learning...