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Registration Now Open for UofL Geriatric Health Care Symposium

Early bird registration is available until Aug. 15 for the 15th Annual Geriatric Health Care Symposium, “Maximizing Independence for Optimal Aging,” presented by the University of Louisville Institute for Sustainable Health & Optimal Aging.
3-Aug-2015 7:30 AM EDT

Pentagon Sends Select U.S. Army Personnel to McConnell Center for Training


The University of Louisville is one of only two institutions to host the army's Strategic Army Broadening seminar, designed to develop next generation of army leaders.
31-Jul-2015 1:05 PM EDT

UofL Physicians Conducting Vaccine Trial for Children with Relapsed Tumors at Kosair Children’s Hospital

Children with cancer and their parents are finding hope in a Phase I research study led by Kenneth G. Lucas, M.D., at the University of Louisville, who is making progress in developing a vaccine that one day could possibly prevent recurrence of some...
16-Jul-2015 7:30 AM EDT

Can We Teach Our Own Immune Cells to Kill Cancer?


One of the most promising areas of research in the fight against cancer is immunotherapy, or stimulating the body’s own immune system to destroy cancer. Jason Chesney, M.D., Ph.D., a professor in the University of Louisville Department of Medicine...
10-Jul-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Conn Center Partners with Company, Consortium on Wood-to-Energy Project

University of Louisville working with a South Carolina company to commercialize a product called NuCoal.
26-Jun-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Research to Prevent Blindness Awards RPB Stein Innovation Award to UofL Researcher

Douglas Dean, Ph.D., has won the RPB Stein Innovation Award, presented to scientists actively engaged in research that investigates the visual system and the diseases that compromise its function.
23-Jun-2015 7:30 AM EDT

Five From UofL Presenting at National Neurotrauma Society Symposium

Three faculty members holding endowed positions, an associate professor and an instructor from the University of Louisville will share their expertise this summer at the annual meeting of one of the nation’s premiere organizations of brain and...
22-Jun-2015 11:05 AM EDT

UofL Physicians Launches Interactive Game to Raise Awareness of Academic Medicine


The Academic Physician Precision Challenge is a fun, interactive game to raise awareness of academic medicine. Users test their knowledge of anatomy by placing 11 organs in the correct spot. Correct answers unlock medical advancement or discovery...
19-Jun-2015 11:05 AM EDT

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