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Dona Rains selected for 2012 Leadership Kentucky class

Dona Rains, director of marketing and planning at Western Baptist Hospital, is one of 53 Kentuckians selected for the 2012 class of Leadership Kentucky. Leadership Kentucky, created in 1984 is a non-profit educational organization, brings together Kentuckians with leadership abilities, career accomplishments and volunteer activities to gain insight into complex issues facing the state. Rains

Beshear, Kentucky Cancer Foundation team up to fight cancer

Gov. Steve Beshear and the newly formed Kentucky Cancer Foundation are teaming up to form a public/private collaboration aimed at tackling Kentucky’s high cancer rates. University of Kentucky faculty from the College of Medicine and College of Public Health are heavily involved in the project. “Kentucky has the highest lung and colorectal cancer incidence rates

UofL School of Nursing receives financial boost from the aging care industry

from Julie Heflin, University of Louisville The University of Louisville School of Nursing is teaming up with long-term care providers to improve the health of the aging population through the training of advanced practice registered nurses (APRN) who will be prepared to practice as nurse practitioners with the geriatric population. Trilogy Health Services, Elmcroft Senior