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Calendar of Events

June 4 ACSM
San Francisco, CA
June 4 CSD Division Faculty Meeting
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
June 6   APTA Annual Conference
Tampa, FL
June 6 At MSL Journal Club Meeting
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
June 6 CS Division Directors Meeting
CTW 205
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
June 6   DRS Division Directors' Meeting
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
June 11   DDs & AC
Dean's Conference Room
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
June 12   BOT Meeting Agenda Items Due


Note: More dates can be found on the CHS Sharepoint Calendar

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Muscle Forum

Date June 7, 2012
Time 11 a.m. – Noon
Speaker Thomas Chaillou
Topic Control of muscle mass in hypoxia: effect during overload-induced hypertrophy and regeneration in rats
Location Physiology Conference Room, MS505
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Save the Date: 5th International Ankle Symposium

Date October 17 - 20, 2012
More info Click here: UK Healthcare CECentral
Topic International researchers and clinicians who specialize in the evaluation, rehabilitation, and prevention of foot and ankle injuries gather to share information, present new ideas, develop position statements, and develop collaborations for large scale research and clinical projects.
Location Griffin Gate Marriott, 1800 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40511
Back to Top Post-doctoral Scholar, Jonah Lee, Receives AFAR Grant

Congratulations to Jonah Lee, PhD, postdoctoral scholar in the Peterson Lab, who was awarded just over $48,000 from the American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR).  The project, titled “The role of satellite cells in aged-skeletal muscle maintenance and hypertrophy,” will begin July 1, 2012 for one year.  A great start to the new fiscal year!

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The Clinical Sciences Faculty Retreat is scheduled for Wednesday, June 6 at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill. If you have any questions please contact Anna Moore.

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Students continue to knock on our door and inquire about undergraduate research opportunities for summer & fall.  We’ve been on a roll with providing opportunities for these students; let’s keep up the momentum!  If you have an opportunity or potential opportunity for summer or fall, please email with the information to be posted on the UGR Current Opportunities webpage.  Thank you for supporting the Office of Undergraduate Research!

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Rockcastle Regional Hospital will host its annual golf scramble on June 27 at Cedar Rapids Golf Course in Mount Vernon, KY. Please click here for more information.

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Purchasing Year-End Deadlines

Please click here for the schedule of purchasing year-end deadlines from the Business Office.  If you have any questions, please contact Denise at 218-0484. 

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Pat McKeon Receives NATA Research & Foundation Award

Congratulations to Pat McKeon for receiving the 2012 New Investigator Award from the National Athletic Trainers' Association Research & Education Foundation. This award recognizes Dr. McKeon, while early in his research career, for having an outstanding track record and likely to continue to make significant contributions to the athletic training body of knowledge. Dr. McKeon will be further recognized during the Distinguished Scholars Presentation at the NATA Annual Meeting in June.

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Vrushali Angadi, Ph.D. Wins Markey Cancer Research Day Award

Congratulations to Vrushali Angadi, Ph.D., who is a student in the Rehabilitation Sciences Doctoral Program, for winning first place during the Markey Cancer Research Day for a poster for Clinical and Translational Research. The poster title is 'Investigating the efficacy of Vocal Function Exercises in adults irradiated for early glottic cancers.'

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University Announcements


UK Sports Medicine Symposium & Sports Concussion Summit

Date: June 8 & 9, 2012

Place: Clarion Hotel, Lexington, KY

Click here for printable brochure.

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