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University of Louisville Student Wins American Medical Association Award


A University of Louisville medical student who has bachelor's and master's degrees in bioengineering has won a $10,000 scholarship from the American Medical Association Foundation.
15-Sep-2014 3:00 PM EDT

Research!Louisville Focuses on Research at Louisville Medical Center, Sept. 16-19


Research underway at the Louisville Medical Center will be the focus of the 19th annual Research!Louisville.
10-Sep-2014 1:50 PM EDT

Economic Study Confirms Autism Growth

Autism cases aren't up just because mental health professionals are overdiagnosing the disorder. A study by two researchers using market theory shows the disorder really is more prevalent.
9-Sep-2014 4:00 PM EDT

UofL's James Graham Brown Cancer Center Earns 3-Year Accreditation From American College of Radiology

The cancer center at the University of Louisville Health Sciences Campus has earned continued accreditation for its radiology oncology department from the nation's leading accrediting organization.
5-Sep-2014 1:55 PM EDT

UofL Pediatric Spinal Cord Injury Research Program Garners Significant Support


Thanks to support from the Helmsley Trust, more kids like Emmalie Smith, 4, from Brighton, Mich., will have a chance to move after suffering spinal cord injury.
5-Sep-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Breast Radiation Trial Provides More Convenience, Better Compliance, Lowered Cost and Patient Outcomes on Par with Current Treatment


An experimental regimen of once-weekly breast irradiation following lumpectomy provides more convenience to patients at a lower cost, results in better completion rates of prescribed radiation treatment, and produces cosmetic outcomes comparable to...
3-Sep-2014 10:20 AM EDT

University of Louisville Researcher Leads Group Developing First Policy Statement on E-Cigarettes


A 10-member expert panel chaired by a University of Louisville researcher has developed the American Heart Association's first-ever policy statement on e-cigarettes, calling for more research and regulation of the products.
29-Aug-2014 3:00 PM EDT

Ophthalmology Researcher Named Chair of NIH Study Section


An ophthalmology researcher at the University of Louisville has been named chair of the Neurotransporters, Receptors and Calcium Signaling Study Section of the NIH’s Center for Scientific Review.
27-Aug-2014 1:00 PM EDT

Our Experts on Newswise

Expert Available to Discuss Iraqi Torture Victims Experience and Treatment.


9-Sep-2014 2:00 PM EDT

UofL Professor and Economics Expert Available to Discuss Sale of GE Appliances to AB Electrolux for $3.3 Billion.


UofL economist Steve Gohmann is making himself available to comment on the sale of GE Appliances, which was announced September 8th.
8-Sep-2014 4:00 PM EDT

Human Guinea Pigs and Ebola? Expert Available to Address the Ethical Implications of Using the Experimental Drug ZMapp on Human Patients Infected with Ebola

2-Sep-2014 1:00 PM EDT

UofL Public Health Professor in Sierra Leone - Supporting Women and Children Affected by Ebola


2-Sep-2014 9:55 AM EDT

Legal Expert Available to Discuss Michael Brown Shooting

Dr. Laura McNeal, assistant law professor at the University of Louisville and legal fellow at Charles Hamilton Houston Institute at Harvard Law School is available to offer legal insight surrounding the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO.
22-Aug-2014 3:00 PM EDT

Ebola and Ethical Considerations

The Ebola outbreak is raising some sticky ethical considerations. For example, who gets the experimental drug and what populations should be subject to quarantines?
14-Aug-2014 1:00 PM EDT

Marketing Professor Studies Why, How and When People Buy Things


Michael Barone has made a career out of researching consumer behavior
24-Mar-2014 12:30 PM EDT

Championing Care Over Cancer


Two people facing cancer with grace and courage have been selected the 2014 James Graham Brown Cancer Center Champions at the University of Louisville.
28-Feb-2014 1:00 PM EST

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