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Calendar of Events

August 17   College Retreat
August 17   RHB Meeting
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
August 20   PT Faculty Meeting
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
August 20   CSD Division Faculty Meetings
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
August 20   PAS Admissions Committee
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
August 21   CRE Training
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
August 21   Faculty Council
Dean's Conference Room
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
August 21   HCC Common Reading Experience
3:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
August 22   First day of class
August 22   AT MSL Lab Meeting
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.


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

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Muscle Forum

Date  August 30, 2012
Time 11 a.m. – Noon
Speaker TBA
Topic TBA
Location Physiology Conference Room, MS505
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Nutritional Sciences Seminar Series

Date August 22, 2012
Time 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Speaker Changcheng Zhou, Ph.D.
Topic Course Introduction
Location CTW Room 411
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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 4th Annual CHS Scholarship Scramble

The CHS 4th Annual Scholarship Scramble will take place on Friday, September 14. All faculty and staff are invited to volunteer for this special event. It will take place at the University Club of Kentucky beginning with lunch at noon provided by Cosi. Lunch will be provided to all volunteers as well as a golf umbrella. Volunteers will assist with registration, silent auction, driving golf carts and more. If you are interested in enjoying a day in the sun for a great cause please consult with your supervisor and contact Keturah Taylor by September 7th. It's also not too late to register for a team! Click here for more information.

Back to Top The Staff Voice Blog Now Live

The Staff Voice blog is now live. This blog will be used by Staff Council to relay information pertinent to staff and replaces the traditional newsletter. Click here to see the new blog! Please submit any news item for The Staff Voice to Kristie Bruner or Margo Ubele.

By subscribing to The Staff Voice via RSS feed you can easily view blog posts from your Outlook (work) email. To add The Staff Voice to your Outlook email:
Open Outlook - Scroll down to RSS Feeds (on left-hand side) - Right click on RSS Feeds icon - select Add a New RSS Feed - Paste The Staff Voice url ( and hit OK.

You may also access The Staff Voice on the Faculty & Staff page of the CHS website.

Back to Top Helpful Links for Faculty

The following is a series of links that may be helpful as faculty prepare for the fall semester. For more information please visit the UK Academic Ombud Services website.


I. The Course Syllabus

II. Accommodation of Religious Observances

III. Accommodations for Students with Disabilities

IV. Dead Week

V. Final Examinations

VI. Cheating During Examinations

VII. Enrollment & Grades

VIII. Class Records & Papers

IX. Course Evaluations

X. Entering Final Grades

XI. Cancellation of Classes

Back to Top Kelsea Dawson Appointed to University Senate

Kelsea Dawson has been appointed Senator for the College of Health Sciences for the University Senate. If you have any questions please contact Sharon Stewart.

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Educational Enhancement Grants are now available. You may access the application through the Academic Affairs website. Please contact Phyllis Nash with any questions.

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University Announcements


Education Abroad Program Development Grant Opportunity

A new grant opportunity has been developed to support UK faculty members with establishing faculty-led education abroad programming. Click here for more information on the Build Your Own Education Abroad Program grant.

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College of Medicine Dean's Distinguished Lecture Series

Date: Thursday, August 29, 2012
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Place: UK Hospital Pavilion A Auditorium
Speaker: Elaine Fuchs, PhD, The Rockefeller University
Topic: Skin Stem Cells: Their Biology & Clinical Promise
Click here for more information.

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UK IT Tech Talk - Echo360

Date: August 28, 2012
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Place: Classroom Building 319
Speaker: IT Staff
Topic: Echo360 - A workshop designed to meet the needs of faculty and technical staff
Click here to register.

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