UofL Physicians News

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...

Dr. Goetz Kloecker
November 8, 2018

Thirty percent of people with stage 4 lung cancer don’t get treatment. 

“If this was breast cancer or heart attack patients, you would say it was crazy,” Dr. Goetz Kloecker, director of...

David M. Clark, Ph.D., professor of experimental psychology at the University of Oxford.
October 24, 2018

The need to make psychological therapies widely available is the focus of the “Building Hope” public lecture on Thursday, Nov. 1.

David M. Clark, Ph.D., professor of experimental psychology...

Dionte Foster, left, trains at the UofL Bass-Rudd Tennis Center on his new prosthetic leg.
October 2, 2018

For the first time in years, Dionte Foster played tennis on two legs.

The Special Olympics gold medalist traveled to Louisville last week from his native St. Kitts in the Caribbean to...