Jill Kolesar, PharmD
Written by Jill Kolesar, PharmD, a professor in the UK College of Pharmacy, co-director of the UK Markey Cancer Center Molecular Tumor Board and director of Markey’s Precision Medicine Clinic.
Historically, cancer treatment has been offered through one-size-fits-all therapies based on the average person.
But that is changing as we learn more about cancer and ...more
During DanceBlue 2018 from 8 p.m. Saturday through 8 p.m. Sunday, more than 900 students helped raise $1,804,068.77 to fight pediatric cancer.
DanceBlue supports the DanceBlue Kentucky Children’s Hospital Hematology/Oncology Clinic.
“I could not be more proud to be a student at a university that empowers students to be a part of something greater than themselves," said ...more
When you exercise, your heart "remodels" to accommodate the body's increased demand for more oxygen-rich blood to feed those muscles.
Does this remodeling affect Olympic athletes differently?
Not exactly, says Dr. Vincent Sorrell of the University of Kentucky Gill Heart & Vascular Institute.
"Anyone who exercises regularly will likely have some remodeling to their heart, which a layperson ...more
The department of pharmacy at UK HealthCare takes pride in developing clinical and administrative leaders who consistently are on the forefront of pharmacy practice. By advancing patient care through clinical practice and research, providing nationally recognized education and training to pharmacy students and residents, and advancing the scope and impact of our pharmacist’s reach throughout ...more
The 2018 DanceBlue 24-hour dance marathon begins tomorrow, Saturday, Feb. 17, at 8 p.m. All money raised through this event is donated to the Golden Matrix Fund, established to support the pediatric patients of the DanceBlue Kentucky Children’s Hospital Hematology/Oncology Clinic. DanceBlue also helps to provide funds in support of research at the Markey Cancer Center.
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