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Calendar of Events

August 11-15   PA Program Interviews
4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
August 13   AT Division Mtg
CTW 214B
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
August 15   AT MSL Lab Mtg
CTW 214B
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
August 18   CSD Division Faculty Mtg
CTW 214B
2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
August 21   College Retreat
8:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Schedule (PDF)
August 22   College Meetings
Schedule (PDF)


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

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Muscle Forum

Date August 21
Time 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Speaker Jonathan Kirk 
(Charles Chung guest)
Topic Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy and the Myofilament are Frenemies
Location Physiology Conference Room, MS505
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Nutritional Sciences Seminar Series

Date none scheduled at this time
(Seminar Host)

Grantsmanship Presentations

Date August 15
Time 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Speaker Joneen Lowman, PhD
Topic Enhancing the Vocabulary of Students with Specific Language Impairment through Mobile Technology
Location CTW 403

College News

Travis Thomas Receives NIH R21 Award

Congratulations to Travis Thomas, PhD, RD, CSSD, (Clinical Nutrition) for receiving a grant award from the NIH National Institute on Aging!  Dr. Thomas will collaborate with co-investigator Guoqiang Yu (Biomedical Engineering) on a 2-year (R21) project, entitled “Vitamin D contribution to muscle metabolic function in the elderly.”  Way to go Dr. Thomas!


Dean Candidate to Present Monday

A reminder that our first Dean candidate will present at an open forum on Monday, August 18, from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. in 216 Charles T. Wethington Building. 


CHS 2014 Fall Retreat Schedule

The annual CHS Fall Retreat is scheduled for Thursday and Friday, August 21 and 22, 2014. This year, the routine is somewhat different. The group meetings and welcome reception will occur on Thursday, August 21. The Committee meetings will occur on Friday, August 22. Please make every effort to attend the group meetings on Thursday and your scheduled committee meetings on Friday. Thursday events will be held in Lexington only; Friday meetings will be held in Lexington, but you can request phone or Skype arrangements with committee Chairs as needed. Please make sure to put the Thursday events and the Friday committee meetings that apply to you on your schedule. RSVP to Marie Poole. To view the schedule, click here.



CHS 2014-15 College Meetings

Below is the schedule for CHS College meetings for 2014-2015.  Please place these meetings on your calendar. With the exception of the August 21 and January 09 meetings, all are held from 12:00 – 1:30 on Fridays in CTW 216 with connections to Morehead and Hazard. 

The August 21 and January 09 meetings are part of more extensive events; please hold these dates open and details will be provided at a later date.  

College Meeting Schedule: 

  • August, 21 (Thursday) – Fall Retreat. No DL connection.
  • September 19
  • October 31
  • December 05 
  • January 09 – Spring Kick-off. No DL connection.
  • February 13
  • March 13
  • April 10
  • May 08



Tee Off for a Good Cause - CHS Student Scholarships

Join us for the 6th Annual Scholarship Scramble, at the University Club of Kentucky, September 12, 2014. Lunch is at noon with tee-time at 1:00 p.m. It’s a good deal for a great cause! Lunch, drinks, and a great gift will be provided to golfers. Round up your foursome and play for $400, or register as an individual for $100, and we’ll place you on a team. Proceeds go to scholarships for Health Sciences students. For more info, contact Keturah Taylor.



Dean Search - Leadership Profile

Click here to view the Leadership Profile prepared by Witt/Kieffer. Click here to view the position announcement.


Campus News and Events

Move-In 2014 to Impact Campus Traffic, Some Parking  

This year, UK will welcome students and their families during four major Move-In days over the next week:

Saturday, Aug. 16

Wednesday, Aug. 20

Friday, Aug. 22

Saturday, Aug. 23 

Move-In — combined with current construction occurring on campus — will impact parking, transit, and transportation routes throughout the campus at various times. Among the more than 6,000 students moving to campus housing, about 1,100 students are expected to arrive on both Saturdays, Aug. 16 and 23; 1,700 are expected on Wednesday, Aug. 20; and another 2,200 on Friday, Aug. 22. Read more.