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Initial Site Work Begins on New Home for UofL Pediatric Health Care

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On July 18, the University of Louisville Foundation will begin construction on a new, 170,000-square-foot pediatric medical office building. The building will be designed to house all of the UofL Physicians pediatric specialty clinical practices.
30-Jun-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UofL Human Subjects Protection Program Earns Reaccreditation

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UofL has earned reaccreditation by the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs.
29-Jun-2016 3:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Why America Is Going "Ape" for Tarzan - Again

The Tarzan legend was created more than 100 years ago, yet audiences worldwide are still drawn to the iconic literary legend. University of Louisville Tarzan archivist explains the lasting appeal of the "ape man."
29-Jun-2016 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Research Team First to Identify AF1q Protein Associated with Multiple Myeloma, EMD

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A group of researchers from the University of Louisville, Japan and Austria is the first to identify a protein, AF1q, associated with multiple myeloma and a condition that occurs in approximately one-fourth of very aggressive multiple myeloma,...
16-May-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Research Leaders Collaborate to Improve Population Health and Policy

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Commonwealth Institute of Kentucky names inaugural scholars
1-Jun-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

There's (Now) an App for That

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Known as a definitive source for health care providers, "The Vaccine Handbook" is now available as an app.
26-May-2016 7:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Mobile Health Units Tested at University of Louisville-Run Clinic

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New mobile clinics operated by the North American Mission Board saw their first patients Friday, May 20, at the Kentucky Racing Health Services Center, a nonprofit clinic run by the University of Louisville School of Nursing that serves the backside...
25-May-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Two UofL Medical Students Receive Fulbright-Fogarty Fellowships for Research in Sub-Saharan Africa

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Jessica Eaton and Mackenzie Flynn will delay their fourth year of medical school to conduct medical research in Malawi and Kenya. This is the first time two students in the same medical school have received Fulbright-Fogarty fellowships in a single...
24-May-2016 2:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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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

UofL Professor of Surgery Named Editor-in-Chief of Prestigious Scientific Journal

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Susan Galandiuk, M.D., professor in the Department of Surgery at the University of Louisville, has been named editor-in-chief of Diseases of the Colon & Rectum, the scientific journal of The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons.
31-May-2016 3:05 PM EDT

Tobacco Smoke Makes Germs More Resilient

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UofL dental researcher explores microbiological mechanisms as World Health Organization urges for a day of abstinence from tobacco use on May 31
30-May-2016 2:05 PM EDT

Let the Nursing Workforce Data Speak for Themselves

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National Nurses Week is May 6-12, and two of Louisville, Kentucky’s prominent nursing leaders are urging for a more highly educated nursing workforce in Kentucky.
28-Apr-2016 9:05 AM EDT

Liver Disease and Nutrition Expert Available to Discuss Pros and Cons of Moderate Alcohol Consumption

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14-Mar-2016 7:15 AM EDT

Harvard Law Fellow/Police Training Expert Available for Comment on Violent Student Arrest

27-Oct-2015 12:15 PM EDT

Mystery Around "Happy Birthday" Song Looming in Wake of Recent Court Ruling

Recent court ruling puts "Happy Birthday" song into popular domain, but discovery of early song manuscript adds mystery to song's origin.
24-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT

"Super Blood Moon" To Make Rare Appearance Sunday

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Scientist available to discuss science/myth behind the "super blood moon" - once hailed as a sign of the apocalypse - which will happen Sept. 27.
23-Sep-2015 2:05 PM EDT

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