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Congratulations to Dr. Sara Police and Dr. Michael Kilgore who received the "Teacher who made a difference" Award

Congratulations to Dr. Sara Police and Dr. Michael Kilgore from the Department of Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences who received the "Teacher who made a difference" award, at this past event from the...

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Posted - May 14Read More

Pilot Funding RFA: Up to $50,000

THE CENTER FOR BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH EXCELLENCE ON OBESITY AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES (COCVD)PILOT PROJECT FUNDING OPPORTUNITYThe NIH Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) on Obesity and...

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Posted - Apr 30Read More

Congratulations to Dr. Sara Police who received the "Teacher who made a difference" Award

Congratulations to Dr. Sara Police from the Department of Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences who received the "Teacher who made a difference" award, at this past weekend event from the College of Education...

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Posted - Apr 29Read More

Faculty and Students of the year 2019

On Thursday April 18th, the department of Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences had a get together to announce the Faculty and Students of the year 2019. The winners are: Chosen by our student population, the...

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Posted - Apr 22Read More

Measuring Success - New Rankings Show UK Progress, Impact

  While national rankings cannot portray the importance of research as a pillar of the mission of the University of Kentucky (UK), rankings provide a snapshot of our standings compared to benchmark...

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Posted - Mar 18Read More

NEEDED: SURES Program - Near-Peer Mentoring Summer 2019

Dr. Swanson is currently recruiting graduate students and post-doctoral fellows to serve as near-peer mentors for our SURES (Summer Undergraduate Research Program in Environmental Health Sciences).In this...

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Posted - Mar 12Read More

Everything is Science: Opposites Attract

Organized by the College of Pharmacy, Dr. D'Orazio and Pearson will be the featured speakers among others.http://pharmacy.uky.edu/news/everything-science-opposites-attract

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Posted - Feb 25Read More

New Article in Health & Wellness Magazine from our NS Students

Congratulations to Nicole Robinson and Michaelia Skleres, M.S student in the Nutritional and Sciences Program  and with the help of Dr. Sara Police, Assistant Professor in the department of Pharmacology and...

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Posted - Feb 13Read More

New Article in Health & Wellness Magazine from our NS Students!

Congratulations to David Schnell Ph.D., Courtney Turpin M.S., and Nika Larian, students in the Nutritional Sciences program in the department of Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences, who penned this article...

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Posted - Feb 13Read More

Research Identifies Pathway Connecting Some HIV Drugs With Liver Disease

As a raft of new treatments for HIV infection have come on the market in the past 20 years, AIDS patients have gotten access to drugs that allow them to live longer."These drugs are miracles," said Dr. Richard...

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Posted - Feb 1Read More

Zhou Lab publishes article in Journal of Hepatology

Dr. Taesik Gwag, along with Dr. Changcheng Zhou and colleagues from the Zhou lab have an article in the Journal of Hepatology entitled "Non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor efavirenz activates PXR to...

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Posted - Jan 30Read More

Dr. Pearson is featured in UKNow regarding his new study linking smoking during pregnancy and increasing obesity risks later in baby's life

Study Links Smoking During Pregnancy With Increase in Obesity Later in Baby's Life

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Posted - Jan 16Read More

Dr. Anika Hartz-Faculty Mentor of the Week

Kudos to Dr. Anika Hartz who was named Faculty Mentor of the Week by UK's Office of Undergraduate Research.

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Posted - Jan 11Read More

Microbes & Gut Health- Dr. Police featured on KET's Kentucky Health

r. Tuckson (Dr. Wayne Tuckson, MD, a colorectal surgeon in Louisville) speaks on KET.org with Dr. Sara Police, Ph.D., assistant professor at the Department of Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences and...

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Posted - Nov 21Read More

PILOT FUNDING OPPORTUNITY - CENTER FOR BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH EXCELLENCE ON OBESITY AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES (COCVD) -Application due Monday, November 26, 2018 by 5:00 pm.

THE CENTER FOR BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH EXCELLENCE ON OBESITY AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES (COCVD) FUNDING OPPORTUNITYThe NIH Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) on Obesity and Cardiovascular Diseases,...

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Posted - Oct 30Read More