News and Media

Jul. 2019

Dr. Susan Buchino in Advocates discuss future of homeless camps, WDRB 4 pm News, July 16, 2019

Jun. 2019

Experts Say Changing Policies, Practices Can Help Louisville Better Address Homelessness

Buchino, S., Fosl, C., Haynes, L., Kinahan, K., Omer, L., Zero, D. (2019). Solving Street Homelessness in Louisville, KY: Improving the Climate of Care for Individuals Experiencing Homelessness. 

Apr. 2019 U of L Today with Mark Hebert: Dr. Susan Buchino Homelessness study
Mar. 2019

YVPRC Wins Awards for “Pride, Peace, Prevention” Campaign

Mar. 2019 In Focus: The Battle Against Homelessness in Kentucky at Spectrum News1
Mar. 2019

U of L Today with Mark Hebert: Drs. Liza Creel & Monica Wendel were invited to respond to news that Kentucky ranked 45th for overall health in 2018.


Mar. 2019


The role of community health workers in improving health outcomes  - on KET's Kentucky Health with Dr. Wayne Tucson

Feb. 2019

 UofL researchers to study homelessness, provide recommendations to city task force


Jan. 2019


 UofL professors take their expertise to the public as part of MyLibraryU program:

  • Feb. 21 – “Transgender Health and Social Justice,” Ryan Combs, public health and information sciences
Aug. 2018


Student Spotlight August 2018: Tasha Golden 

Aug. 2018


U of L Today with Mark Hebert: Dr. Ryan Combs and Baraka Muvuka on their research on the health insurance literacy gap in west Louisville

July 2018


U of L Today with Mark Hebert: Tasha Golden, Graduate Research Assistant at YVPRC, discusses a writing contest held this spring in partnership with Sarabande Books.

Jul. 2018


Louisville Youth Violence Summit

Jun. 2018


UofL researcher: Systemic racism needs more examination related to health

May 2018


Equity at the 2018 Black Family Conference



LGBTQ adolescent health study seeks to understand local issues and priorities 

Jan. 2018


 Public health faculty uses research-based strategy for HIV campaign development 

Jan. 2018


 Using Research and Knowledge Translation to Address HIV Stigma

Dec. 2017


 Study finds rural residents experienced greater gains from expanded Medicaid 

Nov. 2017


The Power of Truth

Nov. 2017


Tasha Golden, Health and Social Justice Scholar

Jun. 2017


SPHIS May Newsletter, HSC Office of Diversity and Inclusion: Youth Violence Prevention Media Campaign Begins

May 2017


Small Louisville company hosts national health care players



UofL kicks off youth violence prevention campaign

Apr.  2017


Susan Buchino was selected as one of the 2017 Ambassadors for Health in All Policies

Apr. 2017


Imagine Greater Louisville 2020 plans a more competitive, educated and creative region

Mar. 21, 2017


Buchino serves on a panel related to health care access and utilization

May. 2017


 Joseph Benitez, PhD, featured in Health Services Research journal

Feb. 2017


Public health and local art thought leaders collaborate to improve community health

Feb. 2017


What does the Humana departure from ACA exchanges mean for Obamacare?

Jan. 2017


In Old Louisville, Loss Of Kroger Could Bring Isolation

Dec. 2016


Dr. Gil Liu is the new medical director for the Kentucky Department for Medicaid Services

New medical director named for Medicaid Services department

Louisville pediatrician Dr. Gil Liu named medical director for the Department for Medicaid Services

Dec. 2016


Jackson presents at the American Evaluation Association’s 30th Annual International Conference

Dec. 2016


Depression is Real discussed on WLOU

Dec. 9, 2016


 U of L students from west Louisville developing campaign to address crime

Nov. 25, 2016


'Depression is Real' speaks to West End angst

Nov. 21, 2016


University campaign targets African-Americans with depression

Nov. 16, 2016


 UofL professor: Trump’s election puts future of ‘Obamacare’ in doubt

Nov. 14, 2016


Health literacy campaign to focus on depression in African Americans

Nov. 3, 2016


Report released on Affordable Care Act implementation in Louisville

Nov. 2, 2016


Uninsured rate in Louisville decreased by more than half in one year


Report released on Affordable Care Act implementation in Louisville

Oct. 27, 2016


Get to know some fellows making a difference

Oct. 12, 2016  UofL’s Office of Public Health Practice involving youth in violence prevention campaign
 Aug. 31, 2016Standing up to childhood obesity by not sitting as much in school
Aug. 26, 2016ACA impact on Kentucky - radio show video

Aug. 11,  2016

Concern and passion captured in West Louisville Photovoice exhibit
Aug. 8, 2016Joseph Benitez, Ph.D. quoted in US News and World report article on Medicaid expansion
June 14, 2016Office of Public Health Practice presents at an international conference on justice
June 3, 2016Commonwealth Institute of Kentucky names inaugural scholars to address health care disparities
March 2016                


More of Kentucky’s low-income adults enrolled in health coverage under the Affordable Care Act 

Health insurance, LGBT health disparities and health-related needs assessment all part of the latest   Commonwealth Institute efforts

Feb. 18, 2016Study: Medicaid Expansion Led To Dramatic Drop In Kentucky Uninsured. 89.3 WFPL.
Citing Study Data, Beshear Continues Bid to Preserve State Health Exchange. WTVQ
Feb. 17, 2016


More of Kentucky’s low-income adults enrolled in health coverage under the Affordable Care Act-University of Louisville study supports other national findings

Nov. 20, 2015


UofL establishes Youth Violence Prevention Research Center 


                                         LouisvilleMetro TV Video

U of L creates youth violence research center 
Oct. 19, 2015


Improving health literacy in West Louisville is the focus of Jewish Heritage Fund for Excellence gift

 Aug. 26, 2015Office of Public Health Practice relocates to West Louisville


YVPRC Wins Awards for “Pride, Peace, Prevention” Campaign

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