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UK HealthCare's Gill Heart Institute has received the "Get With The Guidelines-Resuscitation Gold Quality Achievement Award" from the American Heart Association.
Richard D. Andreatta, associate professor in the Division of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the UK College of Health Sciences and member of the Rehabilitation Sciences Doctorate Program graduate faculty, has been named the 2014 recipient of the college's Kingston Award for Excellence in Teaching.
Researchers in the University of Kentucky Division of Community Medicine are finding a correlation between diet and levels of testosterone in men ages 45 and older. Low testosterone levels are linked to cardiovascular disease, decrease in muscle mass and all causes of mortality, as well as a reduction in quality of life.
UK undergraduates interested in health care professions are preparing for graduate-level anatomy courses with a transitional anatomy class based in the virtual world of Second Life.
Dr. Otto Kaak, associate director of the University of Kentucky’s Center on Trauma and Children, will be featured in KET’s new Health Special Report Safe and Sound: Raising Emotionally Healthy Children in a Stressful World, premiering at 9 p.m., Monday, April 21, on KET.
October 20-26, 2013
HQW highlights the work of healthcare quality and patient safety professionals and their influence on improved patient care outcomes and healthcare delivery systems. Learn more about the National Association for Healthcare Quality »
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