University of Kentucky College of Medicine

COVID-19 national emergency declaration ending. Virus is still here.

BY: - May 11, 2023

LOUISVILLE – The national COVID-19 public health emergency declaration expired Thursday, but Kentucky health experts caution that the virus isn’t gone. “We have to remember that the disease has not gone away,” said Dr. Dan Goulson, the chief medical officer for CHI Saint Joseph Health. He spoke during a Thursday press conference featuring several Kentucky […]

University of Kentucky reports record medical school graduates, many staying in state 

BY: - April 25, 2023

The University of Kentucky says a record number of medical students – 190 – will graduate from its College of Medicine this year.  And 42% of graduates will stay in Kentucky for their medical residencies. That number is up from 25% in 2017 and 30% in 2018, according to UK, which hopes the numbers will […]