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Groundbreaking ceremony held for UK College of Medicine’s new campus in Bowling Green

A groundbreaking ceremony for the University of Kentucky College of Medicine-Bowling Green Campus was held earlier this week at The Medical Center at Bowling Green. The four-year, regional campus medical school is the first of its kind in Kentucky and is a partnership between The Medical Center, the University of Kentucky and Western Kentucky University “Through this investment in education, we...

Former Rutgers Cancer Institute director DiPaola named new dean of UK College of Medicine

University of Kentucky Provost Tim Tracy and Executive Vice President for Health Affairs Dr. Michael Karpf announced Monday that Dr. Robert DiPaola, director of the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and Vice Chancellor for Cancer Programs, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences, has been named dean of the University of Kentucky College of Medicine. Dr. DiPaola is expected to assume the dean’s...