Tag: School of Medicine

Groundbreaking coronavirus immunity initiative receives an infusion of funding

Just as the Co-Immunity Project has begun its first phase to test Louisville health care workers for COVID-19 and antibodies from the disease that...

UofL breakthrough technology shows promise fighting novel coronavirus

University of Louisville researchers have developed a technology that is believed to block the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 from infecting human cells. The technology is based...

UofL names Ganzel vice president, announces UofL Health Board

The University of Louisville and UofL Health on March 30 announced significant leadership appointments. Toni Ganzel, MD, dean of the UofL School of Medicine, has...

New names chosen for Jewish Hospital, Kentucky One Health system as...

As the agreement to assume KentuckyOne Health’s Louisville assets is set for completion this week, activity is underway to welcome patients, physicians, employees and...

Nobel laureate talks genetics, cellular immunity at UofL

Nobel laureate and geneticist, Dr. Andrew Fire, recently presented his current work to a packed room of researchers at the University of Louisville.  Fire, a...

New director named to lead UofL Health Sciences Center LGBT Center

A professional with almost a decade in caring for patients who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, gender non-binary and those born with differences...

UofL researchers studying Kentucky’s overuse of prescription antibiotics

Researchers at the University of Louisville have been combing through Kentucky’s Medicaid claims data to help the state get a better sense of the...

Neighborhoods with more greenspace may mean less heart disease UofL report...

People who live in leafy, green neighborhoods may have a lower risk of developing heart disease and strokes, according to new research published online...

UofL diabetes prevention program earns CDC recognition

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has granted the University of Louisville Physicians Diabetes and Obesity Center full recognition as a certified Diabetes...

New York Times bestselling author, University of Chicago researcher to discuss...

The University of Louisville James Graham Brown Cancer Center and School of Medicine will present a free seminar open to the public on immunotherapy...