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From bench to bedside: NIH grant establishes cardiac clinical research center at UofL

UofL among seven sites nationwide for Cardiac Cell Therapy Research Network To paraphrase Yogi Berra: It’s déjà vu all over again – with a twist. A University of Louisville researcher known for his prowess at winning competitive grants from the National Institutes of Health has won another one – his first for clinical research.

UofL research holds promise of therapeutic approach for gum disease

University of Louisville researchers are a step closer to eliminating periodontal disease through their work to develop synthetic molecules that prevent a bacteria responsible for the disease from spreading throughout the mouth. The discovery could lead to the formulation of a mouth rinse, toothpaste or tooth varnish to prevent the pathogen from establishing itself orally.

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

UofL degree in public health/urban planning to support community health effort

The University of Louisville is admitting students to a new master’s degree program that combines public health and urban planning. Designed to educate future professionals about how infrastructure and design affects the health and well-being of the community, graduates of the program receive two degrees: Master of Urban Planning (MUP) and Master of Public Health