News and Media


July 2018

Louisville Youth Violence Summit

June 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 

January 2018

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

January 2018

 Using Research and Knowledge Translation to Address HIV Stigma

December 2017

 Study finds rural residents experienced greater gains from expanded Medicaid 

November 2017

The Power of Truth

November 2017

Tasha Golden, Health and Social Justice Scholar

June 2017

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

May 31, 2017

Small Louisville company hosts national health care players

May 23, 2017

UofL kicks off youth violence prevention campaign

Apr. 17, 2017

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

Apr. 10, 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 1, 2017

 Joseph Benitez, PhD, featured in Health Services Research journal

Feb. 23, 2017

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

Feb. 17, 2017

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

Jan.15, 2017

In Old Louisville, Loss Of Kroger Could Bring Isolation

Dec. 21, 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. 20, 2016

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

Dec.13, 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

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