Tag: School of Medicine

Grants to UofL provide research into connections between green environment and...

Besides shade and beauty, can trees and shrubs actually help make people healthier? In a first-of-its-kind study, researchers from the University of Louisville Envirome...

UofL’s education program guides the next generation of cancer researchers

  Over 300 undergraduate students from across the country applied, but only 41 were chosen to learn from some of the best professionals in cancer...

Future doctors receive their first white coat at UofL White Coat...

Today is the first day of medical school for 163 students at the University of Louisville, who received their first white coat as a...

Parents have difficulty estimating sugar content in kids’ food UofL providers...

A recent study from researchers at the Max Planck Institute in Berlin verifies what several University of Louisville physicians and dentists see in their...

UofL research looks at effects of chronic toxin exposure, high-fat diet

Chronic exposure to arsenic could cause all kinds of health problems for adults. But according to research from the University of Louisville, that exposure...

Across disciplines, UofL is developing expertise to help sex trafficking victims

She could be the girl next door. With strawberry blonde hair and a lightly freckled face, Cotie is 26 but could pass for half-a-dozen...

UofL Pediatrics medical director: Don’t share the slide with your kids

A seemingly simple and fun activity that parents may want to share with their children could have serious medical repercussions, as evidenced by a...

Novak Center now open for Kentuckiana’s children

Physicians and other providers at the Novak Center for Children’s Health began seeing patients this week, marking the facility’s official opening. “We are thrilled that...

UofL pediatrician echoes study finding: high school pitchers should not also...

High school baseball players who both pitch and catch suffer more injuries than pitchers who play other positions, reports a new study, and it...

UofL names new chief of pediatric cardiac surgery division Alsoufi also...

Bahaaldin Alsoufi, MD, has joined the Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery at the University of Louisville and Norton Children’s Hospital as the new...