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Chandler Medical Center surgeon Matthew Bush named Foundation for a Healthy Ky. Endowed Chair

Matthew Bush, a Chandler Medical Center head and neck surgeon, has been named the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky Endowed Chair for Rural Health Policy at the University of Kentucky (UK). Dr. Bush’s research involves increasing access to specialty health care for vulnerable populations. The Foundation’s endowed chair positions were established in 2001, at the Foundation’s inception....

From a research farm sprouted a university, network of labs for UKAg faculty, students

As a boy, NBC sportscaster Tom Hammond lived at Cooper House, which fronted UKAg’s original research farm. “I’m sure I bedeviled all the farm workers. (Photo by Matt Barton)“   By Jeff Franklin Special to KyForward   Waiting on the steps of what is today called Cooper House, at the corner of Nicholasville Road and Cooper Drive, a young Tom Hammond, would run down the...