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Commentary: Managing an invisible enemy, UK crosses halfway point of an unprecedented semester

By Eli Capilouto and Robert DiPaola University of Kentucky We reached an important milestone recently at the University of Kentucky. With about 50 days left until Thanksgiving, we crossed the halfway point of this unprecedented semester. We know we confront an invisible virus that attacks indiscriminately. What seems to be manageable today can escalate tomorrow, particularly when we let our guard down...

St. Elizabeth Healthcare joins University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center Affiliate Network

By Mark Hansel NKyTribune managing editor St. Elizabeth Healthcare announced today it has joined the Markey Cancer Center Affiliate Network, further expanding its relationship with the University of Kentucky. St. Elizabeth CEO Garren Colvin announced that the healthcare organization has joined the UK Markey Cancer Center Affiliate Network (photos by Mark Hansel) The UK Markey Cancer Center is the only...

UK College of Medicine associate dean Elam receives 2016 SGEA Career Educator Award

Carol Elam, associate dean of Admissions and Institutional Advancement at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine, has been named the recipient of the 2016 Southern Group on Educational Affairs (SGEA) Career Educator Award. The award acknowledges Elam’s leadership and contributions to medical education. Carol Elam and Gary Rosenfeld, past chair of the SGEA (UK Now Photo) As a professor of...