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Kentucky Life Science Council Recognizes Sen. Mitch McConnell with Inaugural Life Science Champion Award

Kentucky Life Science Council Recognizes Sen. Mitch McConnell with Inaugural Life Science Champion Award

The Kentucky Life Sciences Council (KLSC) is pleased to announce the first of several recipients of its inaugural Kentucky Life Science Champion Awards.  Sen. Mitch McConnell is being honored for his steadfast leadership in promoting innovation in the life science sector and for protecting and strengthening Kentucky seniors’ access to the popular Medicare Part D

UK Healthcare Expands, Promotes Administrative Staff

University of Kentucky Healthcare recently announced two leadership promotions in response to expanded operations outside of the campus facilities.  Over the past few months, UK Healthcare increased clinical outreach, developing the appropriate infrastructure for off-campus clinical activities, and assuming management of the new Eastern State Hospital. In response, Mark D. Birdwhistell, VP of Administration & External Affairs at

Ninety-Seven Students Graduate from Sullivan University College of Pharmacy

The Sullivan College of Pharmacy graduated 97 students during commencement ceremonies held June 14 in the Block Auditorium at Southeast Christian Church. Dr. Cathy Hanna, President of the Kentucky Board of Pharmacy and Vice President of Professional Affairs for the American Pharmacy Services Corp., delivered the commencement address. “Those in your care are not appointments,

Kentucky Physician Named AMA President-elect

Steven J. Stack, M.D., an emergency physician practicing in Lexington, Ky., was named president-elect of the American Medical Association (AMA), the nation’s largest and most influential physician organization. Following a year-long term as president-elect, Dr. Stack will assume the office of AMA president in June 2015. At that time he will be age 43 and

Cedar Lake promotes, hires

Michelle Kersting was promoted to Director of Finance.  Michelle has 14 years of progressive experience at Cedar Lake as Assistant Director of Finance.  She has an undergraduate degree in Accounting and a MBA from UofL.  Michelle will be reviewing processes within the Finance Department as well as available financial reporting tools for leadership staff within