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V. Faye Jones, M.D., Ph.D., M.S.P.H.
UofL associate vice president honored for focus on diversity and health equity Inclusive Equity Award recognizes UofL professor’s efforts to provide inclusive education in health-care professions
LOUISVILLE, Ky. –  Louisville Central Community Centers, Inc. (LCCC) will honor V. Faye Jones, M.D., Ph.D., M.S.P.H., associate vice president for health affairs/diversity initiatives...
Tim Capps given posthumous award
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The American Horse Council has given a posthumous award to Tim Capps, the director of the College of Business Equine Industry...
Countdown continues: Celebrate summer in the country with butterfly tally
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Children and adults are invited to join in a June 30 trek to Oldham County to learn about nature from experts...
Bahaaldin Alsoufi
UofL names new chief of pediatric cardiac surgery division Alsoufi also will serve in same role at Norton Children’s Hospital
Bahaaldin Alsoufi, M.D., has joined the Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery at the University of Louisville and Norton Children’s Hospital as the new...
UofL doctoral nursing students receive national Jonas scholarship Award aims to curb nursing faculty shortages
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Two doctoral students at the University of Louisville School of Nursing have received a significant boost in their endeavor to become...
Brad Rodu, D.D.S.
If you can’t quit, then switch UofL researcher explains how smoke-free alternatives reduce the harm from smoking at Beer with a Scientist
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Cigarettes continue to make a killing in Kentucky. That’s because quitting is incredibly hard – even downright impossible – for many...
School of Music hosts international guitar convention and competition
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The world’s leading classical guitarists will gather at the University of Louisville’s School of Music June 18‒23 for the 2018 Guitar...
UofL cardiology team’s editorial stresses need for more accurate heart disease risk-prediction models Widely used scoring system may inaccurately estimate risk
A University of Louisville cardiologist and data scientist stressed the need for more accurate heart disease risk-prediction models in an editorial published in the...
Aaron W. McGee, Ph.D.
Normal eye dominance is not necessary for restoring visual acuity in amblyopia Research shows eye dominance and visual acuity are independent, governed by separate areas of the brain
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Amblyopia, commonly known as “lazy eye,” is a visual disorder common in children. The symptoms often are low acuity in the...
Biomaterial particles educate immune system to accept transplanted islets Researchers, including those from UofL, open potentially new pathway for treating type 1 diabetes
By instructing key immune system cells to accept transplanted insulin-producing islets, a team of researchers including those from the University of Louisville have opened...