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12.14.06 Odyssey Magazine Features International Research

12.12.06 Heller Named UK's Vice President for Commercialization and Economic Development

12.11.06 Administrator Wins Award of Excellence

12.11.06 Study Finds Fewer Adults Smoke Cigarettes After Lexington’s Smoke-free Law

12.7.06 College of Dentistry Professor Receives $50,000 Teaching Fellowship

12.7.06 College of Nursing Professor Receives Research Article of the Year Award

12.7.06 UK Chosen by Carnegie for Community Engagement

12.1.06 Blood Test That Detects Lung Cancer Featured in National Health Magazine

11.29.06 Nobel Laureate to Present Physics and Astronomy Colloquium

11.27.06 Weight Cycling in Men Associated with Increased Risk for Gallstones

11.15.06 UK HealthCare Web Site Wins National Awards

11.13.06 Lung Cancer Summit Week to Tackle Number One Cancer Killer

11.10.06 Correct Aspirin Dose? UK Physicians Weigh in at AHA Conference

11.02.06 Researchers Published in New England Journal of Medicine

10.24.06 Pill Bottle Could Deter Drug Abuse (pdf)

10.24.06 Alltech-UK Alliance Publish First Annual Report

10.20.06 Todd Names Policy-Maker, Entrepreneur to New Economic Development Office

10.18.06 Intrinsic Eye Protein Halts Angiogenesis

10.13.06 Gill Heart Institute Honors Physicians at 9th Annual Research Day

10.12.06 HIV Testing May Become Mainstream in Routine Health Care

10.10.06 Todd: Reorganization Will Focus UK's Research, Economic Development Efforts

10.10.06 Board of Trustees Approves 2006-09 Strategic Plan

10.09.06 Astronaut Bob Crippen to Lecture, Present Student with Scholarship

10.06.06 Chronic Wasting Disease Study Published in Journal Science

10.06.06 UK to Hold 3rd Annual ACC Conference "Cardiology 2006: Insights and Innovations"

10.03.06 Entomology Research Cited in New York Times

10.03.06 Van Sickels to Receive Prestigious Award in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

9.28.06 Topical Treatment May be the Next Advance in Tanning

9.26.06 Romond Honored with Celebration of Life Award by Komen Foundation

9.25.06 Study Published in Critical Care

9.22.06 UK Moves Up Two Spots in National Research Rankings

9.22.06 Thelin Examines Funding for Higher Education

9.21.06 Sanders-Brown Center on Aging Foundation Hosts Newt Gingrich

9.18.06 Program Awards Grants to Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia Schools

9.15.06 Lexington Ranked in CNN's Top Ten "Brainiest Cities"

9.13.06 Orthopaedic Spine Program Expands, Adds New Surgeon

9.12.06 Gifts Accepted by Board to Total Nearly $16 Million When Matched

9.12.06 Two New Endowments Fund Study of Intimate-partner Violence

9.11.06 Law Professor's Work Featured in New York Times Editorial

9.11.06 Doherty to Present at Scale Modeling Symposium in Japan

9.08.06 Bell Addictive Diseases Chair Established

9.08.06 Gill Heart Institute Research Published in New England Journal of Medicine

9.06.06 College of Dentistry Creates First Endowed Chair

8.31.06 Human Development Institute Sets Lecture Series

8.24.06 Lung Cancer Blood Test Research Cited in WSJ and VOA

8.23.06 Professor's Research Cited in Wall Street Journal, on CNBC

8.23.06 New NIH/NIDA Guidelines for Drug Abuse Treatment Issued

8.16.06 "Therapeutic Vaccine" Could Improve Quality of Life for People with Lung Cancer

8.14.06 Richard Crosby Set To Launch Landmark Study

8.10.06 Economics Research Cited in New York Times

8.09.06 UK, Partners Step Closer to Winning Bio, Agro-Defense Site

8.08.06 Orthopaedic Surgeon Offers Alternative to Total Hip Replacement

8.02.06 UK KYSS Program Participants Honored

8.01.06 CPST Featured in 'Pharmaceutical Manufacturing' Magazine

7.31.06 Researchers Develop Blood Test to Detect Lung Cancer

7.27.06 2006 Wethington Awards Announced

7.27.06 Professor's Child Bereavement Research Makes Psychiatric News

7.26.06 UK Research Hits Record $290 Million

7.26.06 Report Shows Positive Health Trends Among Kentucky Youth

7.20.06 Researcher Receives Prestigious Lew R. Wasserman Award

7.17.06 Sanders-Brown Center Receives Renewed NIH Funding

7.14.06 Randall Appointed Chair of Radiation Medicine

7.14.06 Professor of Surgery Receives Award for Scientific Presentation

6.27.06 Experts and Officials React to Report on Secondhand Smoke

6.26.06 Exstream Software Relocating to UK’s Coldstream Research Campus

6.26.06 UK Reaches Top 20 in Heart Research Funding

6.23.06 Odyssey Magazine: Reshaping Women's Health Research

6.23.06 Gill Heart Researchers Study Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms

6.22.06 Student Selected as Astronaut Scholar

6.20.06 UK Tobacco Researcher: Louisville Indoor Air Quality Still a Danger

6.13.06 Sports Medicine Physician Receives Award

6.13.06 Dr. E. Vernon and Eloise C. Smith $11.5 Million Gift Accepted by UK

6.13.06 Study Published in "CHEST" Journal

6.12.06 UK Announces Design for New Hospital, Medical Campus of Future

6.08.06 Search Begins for Chair of Studies on Violence Against Women

6.01.06 23rd Annual Summer Series on Aging to be Held

5.30.06 Kyprianou First to Receive "Woman in Urology Award"

5.25.06 Students To Design, Build, Launch and Operate State Satellite

5.23.06 Study of Blood Substitute for Trauma Patients Continues

5.22.06 Manufacturing Confidence Survey Released

5.04.06 Doctor First in Region to Perform Cutting-Edge Eye Surgery

5.04.06 Governor Fletcher Awards Energy Grant To UK

5.01.06 New Pharmaceutical Facility is “Factory of the Future”

4.27.06 E.ON U.S., UK Partner for a Cleaner Environment

4.25.06 Board of Trustees Resolution Lauds General Assembly

4.25.06 Undergraduate Scholars to Shine at Showcase

4.24.06 UK Top 20 Plan is Focus of Chronicle Cover Story

4.19.06 New York Times Touts Landmark Clinical Trial in Breast Cancer Prevention

4.18.06 Simple Prevention Could Save You From Oral Cancer

4.18.06 Graduate Wins $120,000 NSF Grad Fellowship

4.17.06 Milestone Reached in Reducing Breast Cancer Risk

4.14.06 UK, Alltech Team Up To Help Improve Animal Diet, Health

4.12.06 Endowed Chair in Women’s Health Honors Jacqueline Y. Smith

4.12.06 Nursing Research in Practice: Opportunities and Challenges

4.11.06 Neurologist’s Near Death Experience Study Published

4.11.06 Todd: Budget Moves UK, Kentucky Forward

4.11.06 ‘Kilowatt Ours’ Director Joins Renewable Energy Panel Discussion

4.06.06 UK Names College of Nursing Dean

4.06.06 March Issue of JADA Explores Saliva

4.05.06 Photodynamic Therapy Is an Alternative to Removal of Esophagus

4.03.06 Controlling Blood Sugar in Hospitalized Patients Saves Lives

3.24.06 Naff Symposium on Chemistry & Molecular Biology Scheduled

3.23.06 Researcher Receives Substantial Grant from NIH

3.23.06 One of UK’s Own Named Chair of International Conference

3.22.06 Todd, UK Featured in USA Today

3.22.06 NSF Awards $1.8 Million for Outreach Programs in Bath, Powell Counties

3.22.06 College of Education Partners in Major Federal Contract

3.17.06 Curriculum for Dental Professionals to Address Violence Against Women

3.16.06 Study Searches for Link Between Acid Reflux Disease and Esophageal Cancer

3.13.06 3 UK Cardiologists Offer Insight in Latest Issues of JAMA

3.10.06 UK Takes Steps Against Heart Disease

3.10.06 Library Staff Recognized for Work on Reference Materials

3.09.06 Geological Survey Focuses on Energy

3.09.06 Grant Helps Adolescents With Literacy

3.08.06 Governor Announces $295,000 Investment in Energy Research

3.07.06 Board Establishes Oral History Center, Names University Research Professors

3.06.06 $5 Million Received for Quality Improvement in Child Welfare

3.02.06 DeSimone Named President, CEO of Markey Cancer Foundation

3.01.06 Kentucky Women’s Health Registry Offers Access to Clinical Trials

3.01.06 UK Hosting Central Kentucky Regional Science, Engineering Fair

2.28.06 Significant Number of Kentucky Households Allow Smoking Indoors

2.23.06 Kentucky Representatives Support UK Top 20 Business Plan

2.21.06 Workshop Covers New Topics in Field of Genetics

2.20.06 Kentucky to Compete for Bio-defense Lab

2.16.06 Dentistry Students Present Research Findings

2.15.06 Physicians Support Heart Disease Legislation

2.14.06 Center on Aging to Hold Conference on Reflections on Dementia

2.10.06 Kentucky Institute of Medicine™ Receives Grant from Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky Inc.

2.10.06 Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery to Hold Weeklong Celebration

2.10.06 Gatton College Ranked in World’s Top 20 for Information Systems Research

2.07.06 UK to Help Prevent Animal Diseases, Protect Food Supply

2.03.06 Todd Unveils Marketing Campaign To Reveal UK’s Role in Changing Kentucky

2.02.06 Researcher Finds “Switching” Compound for Angiogenesis

2.01.06 Researcher Identifies Key to Macular Degeneration Progression

1.31.06 Professor Quoted in Leading Magazines

1.24.06 Equine Expert Featured in NPR Interview

1.23.06 Kentucky Women Encouraged to Participate in Free Ovarian Cancer Screening

1.20.06 Martin Receives National Pharmacy Award

1.19.06 International Digital Design Conference to Come to UK

1.19.06 UK Featured in The Lane Report’s Research Kentucky

1.19.06 President Todd to be Guest on KET Show

1.10.06 UK’s Legislative Priorities Include Pharmacy, Health Care

1.10.06 Study of Blood Substitute Continues

1.06.06 Todd Selects IU Administrator as UK’s Second Provost