UofL Physicians News

Dr. Adamkin
February 26, 2019

Recognized as an individual who improves the lives of others, Dr. Matt Adamkin will be honored with the Commitment to Compassion Award. 

Matt Adamkin, M.D., assistant professor in...

Walter Sobczyk, M.D., Susan Harkema, Ph.D., Erle Austin III, M.D., Christian Davis Furman, M.D.
February 21, 2019

Four UofL faculty were honored as Health Care Heroes this week during an awards presentation by Louisville Business First. 

They are:

• Innovator Finalist - Walter Sobczyk, M.D.,...

Aneurysm Solution
February 19, 2019

 After learning she had a family history of brain aneurysms, Mary Steinhilber went in for testing to see whether she also had an aneurysm.

Doctors found she had not one, but three. Robert...

February 14, 2019

The positive impacts of exercise on the brain and ways to incorporate physical activity into everyday life are the focus of the “Building Hope” public lecture on Thursday, Feb. 21.


Nurse with Patient
February 7, 2019

A new initiative between the University of Louisville and several community partners will help residents of Louisville’s Smoketown neighborhood learn their heart health, and connect them with the...

J. Eric Ahlskog, M.D., Ph.D.
February 7, 2019

Individuals living with Parkinson’s disease, along with their families and caregivers, will have the opportunity to hear from a popular author and expert on the treatment of Parkinson’s, J. Eric...

Doctor and patient
January 31, 2019

Do you know how healthy your heart is? What if you could find out how likely you are to have a heart attack or stroke?

The University of Louisville schools of Medicine, Nursing, and Public...

January 29, 2019

Why people develop suicidal thoughts and the evidence-based strategies to reduce suicide risk are the focus of the “Building Hope” public lecture on Tuesday, Feb. 5.

Stephen O’Connor, Ph.D...

Dr. McMasters
January 22, 2019

In a moving speech on the difference between palliative “treatment” and palliative “care,” Kelly McMasters, M.D., Ph.D., with UofL Physicians – Surgical Oncology gave the keynote lecture at the...

December 10, 2018

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has granted the University of Louisville Physicians - Diabetes and Obesity Center full recognition as a certified Diabetes Prevention Program...