Calendar of Events
Note: More dates can be found on the CHS Sharepoint CalendarBack to Top
Skaff Appointed to Kentucky Board of Licensure for Long-term Care Administrators
Karen O. Skaff, RDH, PhD has been appointed to serve on the
Kentucky Board of Licensure for Long-Term Care Administrators by Gov. Steve
Beshear. She will represent educators in the field of allied health services
and will serve a term expiring Jan. 12, 2017.
The purpose of the Kentucky Board of Licensure for Long-term Care Administrators is to administer and enforce the statutory authority and to monitor the needs of the consuming public. The board examines and licenses all eligible candidates for entry into the profession of Long-Term Care Administration. It recommends appropriate changes in the law to assure fairness and equality.Back to TopGrant-Writing Workshop – Coming Late-Summer 2013
Heads up - the Offices of the Vice President and Provost are organizing a Faculty Development Workshop devoted to grant-writing skills. General grant-writing issues will be addressed, to include: developing an idea, preparing a strategy for proposal generation, identifying appropriate funding sources, and contacting individuals at the funding source. There will be a Q&A session, as well as, breakout sessions devoted to applications to specific funding agencies. Stay tuned for more details.Back to Top2013 CHS Fall Retreat
The 2013 CHS Fall Retreat schedule is now available. To view, please click here. (PDF)Back to TopCHS @ UKNOW
Check out a story about Timothy Butterfield,
receiving the NATA Foundation's 2013 New Investigator Award.
Check out a story about Anne Harrison, PhD, PT receiving the American Physical Therapy Association's Dorothy E Baethke-Eleanor J Carlin Award. Read the UKNOW article.
Check out a story about Karen O. Skaff, RDH, PhD being appointed to the Kentucky Board of Licensure for Long-Term Care Administrators. Read the UKNOW article.Back to TopThe Staff Voice Blog
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Education Abroad Site Visit Grants Available
Will you be traveling abroad this year? If so,
perhaps you can squeeze in a half-day or so to visit one of UK’s education
abroad programs. Education Abroad maintains a small fund to encourage and
support UK faculty and staff members to conduct brief site visits to our
established education abroad programs. Knowing that UK faculty and staff members
often travel abroad, the intent of the grant is to cover additional expenses
associated with conducting a site visit (i.e., housing, meals, local
Discover the "Golden Age of Painting"
The Art Museum at the University of Kentucky recently installed the summer exhibition "Rembrandt, Rubens, Gainsborough and the Golden Age of Painting in Europe" which runs through Sept. 22. For more info on the conference, visit the website.
Markey Receives NCI Designation
The UK Markey Cancer Center has earned National Cancer Institute (NCI) designation. This is a distinction that signifies national excellence in clinical care and cancer research. Markey is the only NCI-designated cancer center in Kentucky and one of only a handful in the nation. To earn this designation, the center had to pass a rigorous review process. For more info, click here.