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A law enforcement official walks through the scene of the investigation on Friday, March 26, 2021, at Bryan Carrolls home in Versailles, Kentucky. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

Armed man arrested at UK Hospital arraigned as details emerge

Michael Clubb & Natalie Parks March 26, 2021

As law enforcement officials pursue an investigation into an armed man arrested at UK Hospital, more details about the weapons on the scene have been released.Bryan Carroll, 44, was arrested upon his exit...

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UK HealthCare now offering same-day COVID-19 tests for ‘sickest patients’

Jacob Eads March 23, 2020

UK HealthCare officials announced Monday that providers are now testing potential COVID-19 patients at UK HealthCare facilities from start to finish.Of the over 900 COVID-19 tests administered by UK HealthCare...

Prachi Raichur, president of NeuroCats, points out the different lobes of the brain to an interested student. | Photo provided by NeuroCats. 

Touch a brain and learn about UK’s neuroscience program

Grant Wheeler April 9, 2019

The Neurology department, NeuroCats and the Nu Rho Psi honors society have all come together to host the University of Kentucky’s first ever Neuroscience Week.The first event celebrated all things neuroscience...

The UK HealthCare Simulation Center provides a realistic training environment for future health care providers and advanced technology for current researchers, UK HealthCare officials said. Photo provided by Ramakanth Kavuluru.

‘It will talk to you’: UK patient simulators give realistic training

Marissa Bosco November 29, 2018

UK HealthCare has taken a big leap into the world of training and research with a new patient simulation center that just opened at the Albert B. Chandler Hospital.Consisting of three patient rooms on...

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Former UK professor suing UK for allegedly not stopping harassing conduct in the workplace

Bailey Vandiver July 24, 2018

A former UK professor of cardiothoracic surgery is suing the university, alleging that UK "did nothing to stop" harassing conduct he suffered due to his national origin, reported the Lexington Herald-Leader. The...

Knife attack at Transylvania University injures two

News Staff April 28, 2017

A knife attack reportedly occurred at Transylvania University Friday morning.The official Transylvania Twitter account tweeted at 9:23 a.m., "After an incident in our coffee shop, a suspect is in custody...

Historic clinic trial to cure rare side effect

Joseph Hudgins January 29, 2017

A collaboration between the UK Hospital and the Norton Brownsboro Hospital in Louisville may make history to find a possible cure to a rare side effect of radiation therapy in brain tumor patients. Radiation...

University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital. STAFF

UK hospitals receive ‘B’ rank

News Staff November 2, 2016

A nonprofit organization released the rankings of several hospitals in the state of Kentucky. The two UK hospitals ranked higher than last spring.The Leapfrog Group released ratings regarding patient-safety...

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