Spring 2013 College of Public Health Alumni Newsletter

College of Public Health Receives Over $46 Million in Research Funding in FY 2012

The University of Kentucky College of Public Health received more than $46 million in grant funding for research during fiscal year 2012. This total includes more than $15 million in primary awards for which CPH faculty members serve as the principal investigators and more than $31 million in collaborative awards for which CPH faculty members participate in multidisciplinary research teams…Read more.



Awards & Recognition

This year, many of our students and faculty were recognized for their service, research, and academic accomplishments.

These awards both honor and reflect their dedication and passion for excellence.

See a full listing here.

Dean’s Message

We have been excited to share news from the University of Kentucky College of Public Health over the past few months. Our goal with each of our newsletters is to highlight only a few of the many significant happenings in our College and share our plans for the future. In addition to this newsletter, we routinely update our College website and you can follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

It is our hope that you enjoy this edition of Prevention and we look forward to more opportunities to share with you positive happenings in our College.

Stephen W. Wyatt, DMD, MPH

Undergraduate Education, New Face of CPH

The need for public health undergraduate programs is a high priority both nationally and in Kentucky. CPH will expand its programs to offer students more...Read more.

Ty Borders, PhD Joins Our College

Dr. Borders has been appointed Chair, Dept. of Health Services Management and Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky, Endowed Chair in Rural Health Policy...Read more.

We Are Celebrating 10 Years!

The College of Public Health will celebrate its tenth anniversary for a full year beginning in June, 2013. Events will be held throughout the year to mark this wonderful milestone...Read More.

CPH In the News

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As a component of Kentucky’s land grant institution, the mission of the College of Public Health at the University of Kentucky is to apply comprehensive health approaches to understand better and to help reduce the burdens and disparities of health problems on individuals, families and communities. © 2013 UK College of Public Health
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