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Nomination are now being accepted for the 2020 LFCHD Dr. Rice Leach Public Health Hero Award

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department is accepting nominations for the 2020 Dr. Rice C. Leach Public Health Hero Award. The award, now in its 17th year, is for individuals who have demonstrated their dedication to improving the health of Lexington residents. Dr. Rice Leach (KyFoward file photo) Criteria for the selection of the award include: • Exemplary leadership and diligence in promoting...

LFCHD accepting nominations for 15th annual Dr. Rice C. Leach Public Health Hero Award

It is time to nominate people for the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department’s Dr. Rice C. Leach Public Health Hero Award. The award, now in its 15th year, is for individuals who have demonstrated their dedication to improving the health of Lexington residents. Criteria for the selection of the award include: • Exemplary leadership and diligence in promoting public health • Remarkable...

People in the News: Patterson named KCTC system director; Newman to lead Dominion Senior Living

Daniel Patterson has been named system director of virtual student services for the Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS). Daniel Patterson He most recently served as a system financial aid program coordinator. Prior to that, he was interim financial aid director at Somerset Community College and was outbound operations supervisor for Presidium, Inc., now Blackboard Student Services,...

Fayette County Health Department seeking nominations for Rice Leach Public Health Hero award

It is time to nominate people for the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department’s Dr. Rice C. Leach Public Health Hero Award. The award, now in its 14th year, is for individuals who have demonstrated their dedication to improving the health of Lexington residents. Criteria for the selection of the award include: — Exemplary leadership and diligence in promoting public health; — Remarkable...