Scott M. Lephart,
Ph.D. Named Dean
are excited to announce that Scott M. Lephart, Ph.D., will join the
UK College of Health Sciences as its fourth Dean in March 2015.
He is currently at the University of Pittsburgh, where he
serves as Distinguished Professor and Chair of the Department of
Sports Medicine and Nutrition in the School of Health and
Rehabilitation Sciences, as well as the Director of the
Neuromuscular Research Laboratory and Warrior Human Performance
Research Center. He also serves as Professor in the Department of
Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine. Dr. Lephart has been with
the University of Pittsburgh for 27 years. He brings his experience
and success in building and developing academic programs and a
research enterprise to the College of Health Sciences.
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