University of Kentucky College of Public Health

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University of Kentucky College of Public Health
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TypePublic
Established2004
DeanDonna K. Arnett, PhD, MSPH [1]
Location, ,
38°02′08″N 84°30′25″W / 38.0356°N 84.5069°W / 38.0356; -84.5069Coordinates: 38°02′08″N 84°30′25″W / 38.0356°N 84.5069°W / 38.0356; -84.5069
Websitewww.uky.edu/publichealth/

The University of Kentucky College of Public Health is a school of public health at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky, United States.

History[edit]

The University of Kentucky College of Public Health was founded in 2004.[2] Its programs are accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) and the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME) [3].

Degree programs[edit]

Research and outreach[edit]

Professors and at the college provide research for programs such as Kentucky Health Access Nurturing Development Services (HANDS), a home visitation program for high-risk parents, who are primarily young and low income, that has been praised by Rep. Kimberly Moser and Sen. Reginald Thomas.[5][6] Professor Corrine Williams serves as the evaluator for the program.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dean's Message".
  2. ^ "About the College". University of Kentucky College of Public Health. Retrieved 2015-08-22.
  3. ^ http://www.uky.edu/publichealth/about/accreditation-evaluation
  4. ^ "Bachelor's Program". University of Kentucky College of Public Health. Retrieved 2015-08-22.
  5. ^ Gillespie, Lisa (2017-10-10). "Helping HANDS: Kentucky Program Aims To Better Child Health Outcomes". 89.3 WFPL News Louisville. Retrieved 2018-11-02.
  6. ^ News, Melissa Patrick Kentucky Health. "65 kids a day are abused or neglected". Richmond Register. Retrieved 2018-11-02.
  7. ^ "Corrine Williams | UK College of Public Health". cph.uky.edu. Retrieved 2018-11-02.