CHET awardees: (Top, left to right) Jardin Dogan, Nyassa Emedi, Kendra OoNorasak; (Bottom, left to right) Kayla Woodson, Kaylin Batey.

UK’s Center for Health Equity Transformation recently announced the recipients of its inaugural Equity Changemaker Award for Graduate Students, Professional Students and Postdoctoral Scholars and Undergraduate Essay Competition.

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COVID-19 Update University of Kentucky Resumption of Research Phased Plan

On April 2, 2021 we moved to Phase 4 in the UK Resumption of Research Phased Plan. See the Plan, FAQs and COVID-19 guidance on our site.

By the Numbers

$429.2 million

in external grants and contracts awarded in FY20

$272.2 million

federal agency awards in FY20

1 of 18 U.S. universities

with the trifecta of research excellence designations in cancer, aging & translational science

165 patent applications

filed in FY 2020

$410.6 million

spent to carry out research & development in FY19

4,574 jobs

supported by FY19 research & development