April 22, 2011 View Archives
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PA Student Receives Lyman T. Johnson Fellowship Award
Congratulations to Ebony Blackmon, a student in the Physician Assistant Studies program, for receiving the Lyman T. Johnson Fellowship Award for 2011-2012.Back to Top
Dr. Butterfield Paper Accepted by Arthritis & Rheumatism
Congratulations to Dr. Tim Butterfield, who recently had a paper accepted by Arthritis & Rheumatism, the official monthly journal of the American College of Rheumatologyis. He is a co-author of “Transcriptome-wide gene regulation by gentle treadmill walking during the progression of monoiodoacetate induced arthritis,” which will be published shortly.Back to Top
2010–2011 Employee of the Year Nominations
Nominations for the 2010-11 Employee of the Year award are now being accepted. Nomination forms as well as a list of eligible staff members, are available below. Please submit nominations to Meredith Houlihan no later than Tuesday, May 3. All nomination forms must be signed and sealed in an envelope.Back to Top
New PAS Division Director Named AAPA Distinguished Fellow
Brad Schwarz, the new Physician Assistant Studies Division Director starting on July 1, was recently named a Distinguished Fellow of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA). Read the press release below:Expand This Story Back to Top
HeartWalk is Tomorrow
The 2011 Start Heart Walk is tomorrow, Saturday, April 23rd at 10 a.m.
The walk is a wonderful way to get exercise, spend time with your coworkers & the community and bring awareness to the issues of Heart Disease.
The UK Healthcare tent will provide lunch after the walk. Last year it was barbeque.
Feel free to bring your family, friends and pets. Strollers and pets are welcome, but pets must be on a leash.Back to Top
Awards Reception & Mother’s Day Brunch
All faculty and staff are invited to attend an Awards Reception and Mother’s Day Brunch in honor of our student and faculty award winners.
This event will take place immediately following the university’s morning Commencement Ceremony at the Hyatt Regency Hotel’s Regency Ballroom.Back to Top
Reds Tickets for Sale
The Ambassadors are selling tickets to the August 8 (Monday) Reds vs. Rockies game in Cincinnati as a fundraiser. The game begins at 7:10 p.m.
The tickets are limited in amount, so those interested should act now. Price details are listed below:
If you plan to purchase a ticket and are also interested in bus transportation for the group attending, please mention your interest at time of purchase so that this option can be looked into further.Back to Top
Records Management Presentation Summary
The following are highlights of the records management presentation give by Nancy Demarcus, University Records Manager, during the recent college meeting:Expand This Story Back to Top
Rehabilitation Sciences Department Meeting
Lunch will be provided. Please confirm your attendance by contacting Theresa Cook at firstname.lastname@example.org.Back to Top
Clinical Laboratory Sciences Alumni Reception & Lab Week Celebration
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No Limits Mark Wellman Tour
Mark Wellman made history as the first paraplegic to ascend the 3,000-foot El Capitan and Half Dome at Yosemite National Park. With his dynamic and bold determination, Mark encourages his audiences to fulfill their dreams by reaching for higher goals to success.
Come for a discussion that will motivate and inspire you to fulfill your dreams.Expand This Story Back to Top
Alzheimer’s Research Funding for Pilot Work
The Sanders-Brown Center on Aging is a National Institute on Aging-funded Alzheimer’s Disease Center (ADC). As an ADC our responsibility is to pursue research to further our understanding of Alzheimer’s disease (AD).
The ADC is soliciting pilot grant applications focused on dynamic basic and clinical science studies of AD. Each of the awards is intended to provide seed funding that will facilitate the initial testing of novel hypotheses and lead to national-level funding of an expanded research plan based on the pilot work.Back to Top
Cardinal Valley Park Stream “Great American” Cleanup
Join community volunteers in removing unsightly trash from Wolf Run Creek (and tributaries). Activities include an in-stream clean up from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. followed by a celebration at Cardinal Valley Park on Cambridge Drive.Expand This Story Back to Top
Nutritional Sciences Seminar Series
Exercise Science Seminar Series
STEM Education Conference
Friday, April 29, 2011 – Student Center
The Second Annual STEM Education Conference at the University of Kentucky will focus on STEM research, teaching and learning and engagement with goals of generating new partnerships and collaboration across the STEM disciplines.Expand This Story Back to Top
Calendar of Events
Note: More dates can be found on the CHS Sharepoint CalendarBack to Top