Making a Difference


The UK Center for Clinical and Translational Science supports research that directly impacts the lives of Kentuckians and contributes to advances in health care. We work with experts across academic partners and in our communities to identify challenges and find solutions together. From understanding childhood obesity to preventing overdose deaths, our work makes a difference.

Clay County Clock Study, Part One: Elementary Students Join UK Researchers to Study Weight Gain, Circadian Rhythms in Children

Clay County Clock Study, Part 2:  Community Research Partnership Inspires Young Scientists from Eastern Kentucky

UK Announces Major Outreach Initiative on Naloxone Training

Bright Smiles, Brighter Futures

Community-Based Research Examines Childhood Behavioral Disorders, Delivers Training for Parents