UofL Physicians News

April 29, 2019

The roughly 120,000 children adopted in the United States every year have high risk for physical, developmental and mental health issues, conditions that may have been unknown before joining their...

March 12, 2019

Glaucoma affects millions of people worldwide and is a leading cause of irreversible blindness. Those with the disease have elevated eye pressure, which causes damage to the optic nerve and...

March 12, 2019

UofL Physicians-Pediatrics Dr. Kyle Brothers is a medical ethicist who discusses genomic sequencing, whether people should use ancestry finding companies like 23andMe and the future of DNA editing...

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.

Raj...

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...

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