University of Louisville http://wkms.org en University of Louisville Medical School Put on Accreditation Probation http://wkms.org/post/university-louisville-medical-school-put-accreditation-probation <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" data-attribution="Credit File photo" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wfpl/files/styles/card_280/public/201206/thinker.jpeg" alt="" /><p>The <a href="https://louisville.edu/medicine">University of Louisville School of Medicine</a> has been placed on probation by its accrediting body.<p>The <a href="http://www.lcme.org/">Liaison Committee on Medical Education</a>, the body that issues accreditation to medical education programs in the United States and Canada, has expressed concern in nine areas of Uof Fri, 14 Mar 2014 17:07:58 +0000 Jacob Ryan 39255 at http://wkms.org University of Louisville Medical School Put on Accreditation Probation Dr. Bob Hughes Named Chairman of the Board of Trustees at U of L http://wkms.org/post/dr-robert-hughes-named-chairman-board-trustees-u-l <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">Dr. Bob Hughes of Primary Care in Murray has been named University of Louisville's Board of Trustees Chairman. The board elected Hughes yesterday and his duties as chair began immediately. U of L President James Ramsey said Hughes has been an outstanding board member for eight years and will provide strong leadership in directing the university.</span></p><p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 20:39:53 +0000 Rob Canning 34863 at http://wkms.org Dr. Bob Hughes Named Chairman of the Board of Trustees at U of L Norton, University of Louisville Continue Arguments http://wkms.org/post/norton-university-louisville-continue-arguments <p></p><p>Officials with &nbsp;Norton Healthcare have rejected the University of Louisville’s request that they end their recently announced pediatric services partnership with University of Kentucky Healthcare.</p><p>University of Louisville’s health care entity &nbsp;partners with Norton, which owns Kosair Children’s Hospital. The hospital sits on state-owned land and under state rules it &nbsp;must be used for the benefit of U of L and the citizens of the Commonwealth. Fri, 06 Sep 2013 21:17:45 +0000 Devin Katayama (KPR) 34666 at http://wkms.org Norton, University of Louisville Continue Arguments Cards Prepping for College World Series Showdown with IU http://wkms.org/post/cards-prepping-college-world-series-showdown-iu The University of Louisville baseball team is preparing for the program’s first College World Series appearance since 2007, and just the second in school history. Mon, 10 Jun 2013 21:26:44 +0000 Rick Howlett 31944 at http://wkms.org General Assembly Moves to Approve University Upgrades http://wkms.org/post/general-assembly-moves-approve-university-upgrades <p></p><p style="font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); margin: 0px 0px 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Renovations to the University of Kentucky's football stadium and the University of Louisville are among the projects that will benefit from a bipartisan General Assembly agreement is allowing state universities to use their own ability to issue bonds for capital projects.</p><p style="font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); margin: 0px 0px 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"> Thu, 10 Jan 2013 19:11:02 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 26636 at http://wkms.org General Assembly Moves to Approve University Upgrades KY Universities Weigh In on Chick-Fil-A Controversy http://wkms.org/post/ky-universities-weigh-chick-fil-controversy <p><font size="2">The Family Foundation of Kentucky is criticizing members of the University of Louisville administration for their response to a controversy surrounding Chick-Fil-A.&nbsp;</font></p><p> Mon, 30 Jul 2012 19:25:56 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 19958 at http://wkms.org KY Universities Weigh In on Chick-Fil-A Controversy Battered Child Syndrome 50 Years Later http://wkms.org/post/battered-child-syndrome-50-years-later-0 <p></p><p>Much progress has been made in the past fifty years to identify and prevent child abuse. Last week the <em>Journal of the American Medical Association</em> updated its 1962 original publication which introduced the Battered Child Syndrome. This ground breaking study broadened the term &ldquo;child abuse&rdquo; to include &ldquo;child maltreatment,&rdquo; encouraged the development of child protective services agencies, and changed the way physicians cared for children with injuries.</p> Mon, 16 Jul 2012 17:25:16 +0000 Heidi Couch 19290 at http://wkms.org Battered Child Syndrome 50 Years Later Judge Dismisses University of Louisville Nursing Student Claim http://wkms.org/post/judge-dismisses-university-louisville-nursing-student-claim <p>A federal judge has ruled that a former University of Louisville nursing student waived her free speech rights by signing an honor code and can&#39;t collect damages after being dismissed from school over a blog post. U.S. District Judge Charles R. Simpson III today dismissed a lawsuit &nbsp;brought by Nina Yoder, who claimed the school improperly dropped her from the nursing program because she blogged some details of a woman&#39;s birth. The blog post didn&#39;t identify the patient, but included details about the woman&#39;s experience in giving birth and multiple editorial comments. Mon, 02 Apr 2012 17:02:15 +0000 Associated Press 17490 at http://wkms.org Judge Dismisses University of Louisville Nursing Student Claim UK, U of L Get Ready for Final Four http://wkms.org/post/uk-u-l-get-ready-final-four <p>The University of&nbsp;Louisville/University of&nbsp;Kentucky&nbsp;rivalry will reach new heights tomorrow night when the Cards and the Cats clash in the NCAA Final Four in&nbsp;New Orleans. And as each team&rsquo;s coach tries to play down any personal rivalry this week, Louisville Head Coach Rick Pitino acknowledges the die-hard nature of many fans, especially when it comes to games like this one.</p> Fri, 30 Mar 2012 19:57:35 +0000 Rick Howlett (KPR) 17471 at http://wkms.org UK, U of L Get Ready for Final Four Mayors of Louisville, Lexington Make Friendly Wager on Final Four Game http://wkms.org/post/mayors-louisville-lexington-make-friendly-wager-final-four-game <p><span style="color: rgb(68, 68, 68); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px; ">Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer presented his Lexington counterpart with a bottle of Woodford Reserve Bourbon today as part of a friendly wager on who will win the Final Four matchup between U of L and UK.</span></p> Mon, 26 Mar 2012 21:12:43 +0000 Brenna Angel (KPR) 17376 at http://wkms.org Mayors of Louisville, Lexington Make Friendly Wager on Final Four Game