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UK psychologist Dr. Jamie Studts is working on a decision-making aid to help patients fully understand the choice to undergo the lung cancer screening process. He is also working with many clinicians and researchers to develop a provider education program about lung cancer screening.
As part of a weeklong tour across the state, the Smoke-Free Kentucky Coalition will be making a stop at the University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center today at 11 a.m. to promote better health for Kentuckians through smoke-free policies. The event at Markey is one of several stops across the state as it heads to western Kentucky for the annual Fancy Farm Picnic.
The UK Arts in HealthCare program selected 33 pieces of art submitted by employee artists for two exhibits located on the UK medical campus. The exhibits, which are located in Pavilion H of the UK Chandler Hospital and the Good Samaritan Hospital cafeteria, are now on display.
Dr. Mikel Smith, the Alberto Mazzoleni Professor of Cardiology and the director of echocardiography at the Gill Heart Institute, has been given the American Society of Echocardiography's 2014 Richard Popp Excellence in Teaching Award.
Dr. Diane Snow, University of Kentucky Endowed Chair of Neuroscience, recently began her term as president-elect of the National Neurotrauma Society.
October 20-26, 2013
HQW highlights the work of healthcare quality and patient safety professionals and their influence on improved patient care outcomes and healthcare delivery systems. Learn more about the National Association for Healthcare Quality »
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