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Kentucky Health Center Celebrates a Decade of Caring for Racetrack Workers

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The Kentucky Racing Health Services Center, a nurse practitioner-managed health clinic, has been providing free or low-cost health care to horse racing workers at Louisville's Churchill Downs racetrack for 10 years.
23-Apr-2015 8:05 AM EDT

UofL Awarded $3 Million to Speed Technologies to Market

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NIH grant matched with another $3.1 million to commercialize research.
22-Apr-2015 2:35 PM EDT

University of Louisville Physicians Host Symposium on Heart Disease in Women

The University of Louisville will host a one-day symposium designed to provide the public, physicians, nurses and health professionals up-to-date information on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease in women. The 2015...
20-Apr-2015 11:00 AM EDT

Prohibition 2.0?

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Why are there so few breweries in the U.S. South? A University of Louisville economics professor who has researched the issue says the reason can be traced to strong, anti-alcohol religious beliefs permeating throughout the Deep South.
14-Apr-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Children with Neurological Disorders Need Flu Vaccine but Don’t Always Get It

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Children with neurologic or neurodevelopmental disorders (NNDDs) are at increased risk of complications from influenza. Although the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices has recognized NNDDs as high-risk conditions for influenza...
9-Apr-2015 9:05 AM EDT

UofL Recognized as Kentucky’s Expert for Public Health Workforce Development

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UofL faculty expertise led to the school’s selection as Kentucky’s headquarters - known as a Local Performance Site (LPS) - within the Region IV Public Health Training Center (PHTC) based at Emory University’s Rollins School of Public Health.
2-Apr-2015 2:05 PM EDT

UofL Online RN-to-BSN Program Revised Curriculum Results in Cost Savings

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Saving future nursing students nearly $5,000 is one benefit of the University of Louisville School of Nursing’s revamped RN-to-BSN online program.
1-Apr-2015 11:05 AM EDT

UofL Researchers to Examine Asthma Triggers in Older Adults

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The National Institute on Aging has awarded Barbara Polivka, Ph.D., Shirley B. Powers Endowed Chair in Nursing, University of Louisville School of Nursing, and her interdisciplinary team at $2.3 million grant to study asthma in older adults.
30-Mar-2015 1:00 PM EDT

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