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UofL’s School of Dentistry Boasts Top 15 National Ranking in Research Dollars


Thanks to a growing research enterprise, the University of Louisville School of Dentistry ranks 13th nationally in the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research funding for 2016- a jump from 17th in the previous year.
27-Feb-2017 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Public Health and Local Art Thought Leaders Collaborate to Improve Community Health


Solving complex social and health issues through arts and culture is the goal of a collaboration between University of Louisville’s Commonwealth Institute of Kentucky (CIK) and IDEAS xLab.
24-Feb-2017 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

UofL Researcher Receives $2.6 Million From NIH to Determine How Gut Microbiota Protect Against Malaria


Nathan Schmidt, Ph.D., has shown that microbes in the gut of mice can affect the severity of illness suffered from infection with Plasmodium, the parasite that causes malaria. He now begins research to determine which microbiota protect the host and...
20-Feb-2017 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

School of Dentistry Expands Clinical Operation to Southeastern Kentucky


The University of Louisville School of Dentistry will collaborate with the Red Bird Clinic, Inc., to offer comprehensive, general dentistry.
9-Feb-2017 8:10 AM EST Add to Favorites

Surplus Medical Equipment From UofL Gets a Second Life in Ghana


UofL donated surplus ophthalmic equipment to Friends Eye Center in Tamale, Ghana, allowing the center to better treat Ghanaian patients and train new physicians.
6-Feb-2017 7:25 AM EST Add to Favorites

GSG III Foundation Pledges More Than $1 Million for New Research Program at UofL to Combat Inflammatory Lung Disease

A pledge from the GSG III Foundation, Inc., will allow for the creation of the Gibbs Lung Research Program. The program will focus on developing better models for studying lung inflammation and allow for new research into causes and potential...
26-Jan-2017 1:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

UofL Study Examines Experiences of Muslim Cancer Survivors


A study being conducted at the University of Louisville School of Nursing will provide insight into cultural and religious influences on the experiences of Muslim cancer survivors living in the United States. The results will be used to develop...
13-Dec-2016 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Red and Blue Collaborate for a Better Kentucky, Nation, World


The University of Louisville and University of Kentucky are fierce competitors on the football field but come together to conduct collaborative research funded at almost $11 million this year.
22-Nov-2016 10:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Our Experts on Newswise

Does Right to Work Expansion Signal the Demise of Big Labor?


18-Jan-2017 11:05 AM EST

Dementia Rates Declining Thanks to Healthier Living According to University of Louisville Aging Expert


21-Nov-2016 4:45 PM EST

With Both Political Conventions Over, Who Came Out Ahead?

Nationally recognized political science expert and University of Louisville professor Dewey Clayton Ph.D., is available to national media to offer comment and political analysis following the conclusion of both Republican and Democratic national...
29-Jul-2016 12:05 PM EDT

Who Came Out Ahead? Politico.com Contributor Available for Post-Political Convention Comment/Analysis.

29-Jul-2016 11:05 AM EDT

Will Recent Police-Related Shootings Trigger “Ferguson Effect”?


Will the scrutiny surrounding recent shootings in Texas, Louisiana and Minnesota cause local law enforcement to scale back their policing efforts? Nationally recognized criminal justice expert Justin Nix has studied the "Ferguson Effect" and is...
14-Jul-2016 4:05 PM EDT

National Police Training Expert: Use Common Sense/Open Dialogue to Reduce Potential Police Shootings

Harvard Law Fellow and University of Louisville law professor Dr.Laura McNeal is a nationally-recognized expert in effective police training techniques and can provide unique insight, as well as real-life, tangible solutions to both the law...
12-Jul-2016 12:05 PM EDT

National Expert: Use Common Sense/Open Dialogue to Reduce Potential Police Shootings

12-Jul-2016 12:05 PM EDT

Jupiter ‘MRI’ to Reveal Solar System Secrets

NASA will celebrate July 4th by firing the rockets of its Juno mission spacecraft, sending the probe into Jupiter’s orbit 534 million miles from Earth. NASA-funded researcher and current UofL dynamic meteorology professor Tim Dowling, says the...
1-Jul-2016 11:05 AM EDT

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