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Sanders-Brown Named Site for Landmark NIH Grant

"The University of Kentucky Sanders-Brown Center on Aging (SBCoA) has been selected to participate in a multicenter, landmark $3.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to identify biomarkers...

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Posted - Dec 15Read More

UK Neurology Residents Create Fundraiser to Aid Ecuador

When a major earthquake measuring 7.8 on the Richter scale hit the country of Ecuador earlier this year, Dr. Mauricio Villamar and his wife, Dr. Ana Cristina Albuja, both neurology residents at the University...

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Posted - Oct 28Read More

Symposium Showcases Clinical and Translational Research in the Neurosciences

More than 200 scientists and clinical investigators gathered last week to share insights and learn more about translational and clinical neuroscience research underway at the University of Kentucky. The 2016...

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Posted - Sep 29Read More

UK HealthCare is No. 1 in Kentucky in Latest U.S. News Best Hospitals Rankings

UK HealthCare’s University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital is No. 1 in Kentucky in the U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals Rankings released today. It also is the only hospital in the state...

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Posted - Aug 18Read More

UK at the Half - with Dr. Larry Goldstein

If you missed 'UK at the Half' last week, click the link below to listen to Dr. Goldstein's interview with Carl Nathe.  This segment was originally aired locally on 98.1/WBUL-FM and 630/WLAP-AM during the UK...

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Posted - Aug 9Read More

Frankfort Regional Medical Center Joins UK HealthCare/Norton Healthcare Stroke Care Network

Frankfort Regional Medical Center has become the newest member of the Norton Healthcare/UK HealthCare Stroke Care Network, a community-based stroke initiative providing the highest quality clinical and...

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Posted - Aug 3Read More

Joint Commission Comprehensive Stroke Center

Access information here:http://ukhealthcare.uky.edu/kni/stroke/

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Posted - Jun 13Read More

KNI Stroke Center Receives High Designation from American Heart Association

UK HealthCare's Kentucky Neuroscience Institute (KNI) has received the "Get With The Guidelines - "Stroke Gold-Plus Quality Achievement Award" by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for...

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Posted - Jun 10Read More

Brain food: how Neurogastronomy will soon alter your perception of flavor

Read article that features Dr. Han and the ISN in Newsweek here:http://www.newsweek.com/2016/05/06/neurogastronomy-taste-deprivation-smell-loss-palatable-food-452819.html

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Posted - Jun 1Read More

Screening of carotid artery may result in needless, risky surgery

Published May 27, 2016 by Larry GoldsteinLEXINGTON, KY (May 27, 2016) - Although technology is extremely useful in the diagnosis and treatment of disease, it’s important to consider many factors before a test...

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Posted - Jun 1Read More

13-Year-Old Boy Enjoys Being "Normal Kid" Again After Epilepsy Surgery

Published May 16, 2016  by Laura Dawahare,Allison PerryLEXINGTON, Ky. (May 16, 2016) − Anyone who's 13 years old — or who was once 13 — can relate to the embarrassment of a parent insisting on sitting in the...

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Posted - May 20Read More

Goldstein Drafts Editorial on Carotid Artery Screening for JAMA Internal Medicine

An editorial by University of Kentucky’s Dr. Larry Goldstein concerning the use of screening tests to detect narrowing of the carotid artery was published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (...

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Posted - Apr 26Read More

Two UK Faculty Help Draft Policy Statement for the American Heart Association

University of Kentucky’s Dr. Larry Goldstein and Donna Arnett, Ph.D., took part in drafting a policy statement that was published in the American Heart Association’s (AHA) flagship journal Circulation this...

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Posted - Apr 21Read More

Dobbs Appointed to Editorial Position for Prestigious National Journal

Dr. Michael Dobbs,associate chief medical officer for UK HealthCare, has been named associate editor for the publication, Quality Management in Health Care (QMHC), published by Wolters-Kluwer Health. QMHC is a...

Tags - Neurology, Faculty, Awards and Recognition

Posted - Dec 9Read More

KNI Re-designated a Comprehensive Stroke Center by The Joint Commission

UK HealthCare's Kentucky Neuroscience Institute (KNI) has been re-designated a Comprehensive Stroke Center (CSC) by The Joint Commission (TJC) and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. UK...

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Posted - Dec 7Read More