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Swartz and Williams Presented at the AACN Annual Doctoral Education Conference

Colleen Swartz, DNP, MBA, RN (UK HealthCare’s Chief Nursing Executive and Chief Administrative Officer) and Mark V. Williams, MD, FACP, MHM (Professor & Director of the Center for Health Services Research...

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HLK & UK CHSR Collaborated on Inaugural Kentucky Health Literacy Award

Health Literacy Kentucky (HLK) and the University of Kentucky Center for Health Services Research (UK CHSR) collaborated to sponsor the inaugural Kentucky Health Literacy Award this October, Health Literacy...

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UK HealthCare Team Attends Vanderbilt Course on Promoting Professionalism

A UK HealthCare team of nurses and physicians attended a Vanderbilt course on Promoting Professionalism in Nashville, TN on December 1 & 2. The course focused on equipping attendees with the skills...

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Dr. Smalls Selected for Opportunity with the 2018 NRMN Proposal Preparation Program

Congratulations to Dr. Brittany Smalls on being selected for a career development opportunity with the 2018 National Research Mentoring Network Proposal Preparation Program (NRMN-P3). The NRMN-P3 is one of...

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UK Center for Health Services Research Collaborates with Health Departments to Study Injection Drug Use

The National Institutes of Health recently awarded the University of Kentucky Center for Health Services Research (CHSR) funding to study the adoption of syringe exchange programs in rural communities in the...

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Posted - Nov 2Read More

Vizient Value-Based Care Education Panel: Choosing Wisely

2017 Vizient Health Innovation and Implementation Network (HIIN) Community Knowledge Network Education Series features CHSR Director, Mark Williams. This program continues the examination of an ongoing and...

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Posted - Oct 27Read More

Conference Room at Northwestern named for Mark Williams

The Division of Hospital Medicine at the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University and Northwestern Memorial Hospital dedicated its conference room to our very own Director, Mark Williams, the...

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Posted - Oct 26Read More

Analytics Open Lab for UK HealthCare and the Six Health Profession Colleges

The Data, Analytics, and Statistical Core (DASC) of the Center for Health Services Research (CHSR) hosts a monthly analytics open lab. The CHSR encourages interested faculty, and staff from UKHC and the 6...

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Posted - Sep 26Read More

Li Named Director of Office of Value and Innovation in Healthcare Delivery

Dr. Jing Li has been named associate director of the University of Kentucky Center for Health Services Research and the new director of the Office of Value and Innovation in Healthcare Delivery (OVIHD). Li...

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Posted - Jul 23Read More

Dr. Brittany Smalls Chosen for Program Aimed at Increasing Diversity in Biomedical Research

Dr. Brittany Smalls, an assistant professor in the University of Kentucky Center for Health Services Research, has been selected as a Scholar in the 2017-2018 Programs to Increase Diversity among Individuals...

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Posted - May 23Read More

Dr. Smalls selected as a 2017-2018 PRIDE-AHD Scholar

Congratulations to Dr. Brittany Smalls for being selected as a Scholar in the 2017-2018 PRIDE Advanced Health Disparities Research Training program. The Programs to Increase Diversity among Individuals Engaged...

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Posted - May 19Read More

Mark Williams Speaks at First International Conference of Hospital Medicine in Taiwan

During a recent trip to Taiwan, Dr. Mark V. Williams, director of the Center for Health Services Research (CHSR), had the opportunity to share his expertise as a hospitalist and researcher with colleagues in...

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Posted - Feb 3Read More

Funding Opportunity: Value of Innovation to Implementation Program

This funding mechanism provides a new opportunity and resources to support innovative, collaborative research projects that will identify, develop, test, evaluate and/or refine strategies to disseminate and...

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Posted - Jan 25Read More

UK Center for Health Services Research Collaborates to Study Chronic Conditions

Multiple Chronic Conditions (MCC) affects one in four Americans overall and about three in four Americans age 65 and older. While health care aims to relieve suffering and alleviate burden, it sometimes makes...

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Posted - Oct 4Read More

CHSR to lead Tracking & Evaluation Core of UK’s Center for Clinical and Translational Science

CHSR was recently selected to direct the Tracking & Evaluation Core of UK’s Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS). Led by Dr. Phil Kern, the CCTS champions innovation across the spectrum of...

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Posted - Sep 26Read More

Williams to Join Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Expert Panel

Dr. Mark Williams, director of the Center for Health Services Research and chief in the Division of Hospital Medicine at UK HealthCare, has been selected to be part of an expert panel for the Centers for...

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Posted - Jul 15Read More