The University of Kentucky continues its work to improve the economic vitality of communities in southeastern Kentucky. The CEDIK, KSBDC, and Department of Landscape Architecture will partner with the Foundation for Appalachian Kentucky and the Kentucky Main Street Program for revitalization efforts in the Kentucky Promise Zone.
When Angelique Bell volunteered to participate in a research study related to diabetes, she thought she might eventually benefit from the findings if she ever developed the disease. Initial screening tests, however, revealed an immediate and life-threatening heart condition.
Sushil Kumar Dubey, postdoctoral fellow in the UK Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences has been selected for the 2016 Charles D. Kelman, MD Scholar Award from the International Retina Research Foundation (IRRF).
An unlikely collaboration between nursing and geology researchers at the University of Kentucky resulted in a comprehensive geologic map showing the radon risks within 15 Kentucky counties.