Tag Archives: pediatrics

UK researcher among 14 in the U.S. to receive prestigious NIH award

Dr. Brandon Fornwalt, assistant professor of pediatrics, physiology and biomedical engineering in the Division of Pediatric Cardiology at the University of Kentucky, has been selected to receive the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director’s Early Independence Award. The award provides funding for junior scientists who have demonstrated outstanding scientific creativity, intellectual maturity, and leadership skills

Founding dental faculty member retires after 50 years of service

The University of Kentucky College of Dentistry is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. As the UK medical community celebrates this milestone anniversary, they will also be celebrating the retirement and legacy of one of the founding faculty members, Dr. John R. Mink. Mink came to UK in 1962 from Indiana University and was instrumental in recruiting

UofL approved for child abuse pediatrics fellowship

University of Louisville Department of Pediatrics has been authorized to offer a fellowship in child abuse pediatrics, becoming one of only 25 in the country approved by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education. “We are acutely aware of the nationwide need for child abuse pediatricians as we struggle to deal with Kentucky’s serious child