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'UK at the Half' Focuses on UK Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery Program

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 15, 2017) — Dr. James Quintessenza, chief of pediatric cardiothoracic surgery at UK HealthCare, and Dr. Scottie Day, interim chair of the UK Department of Pediatrics and physician in chief at Kentucky Children’s Hospital, were featured during "UK at the Half," which aired during the UK vs. Utah Valley basketball game broadcast on radio Nov. 10.

The doctors talked about UK's new partnership with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital to offer the best pediatric heart care in the area.

To hear the Nov. 10 "UK at the Half," click on the play button above. To view a transcript of the show, click on "downloads" above and to the right.

"UK at the Half" airs during the halftime of each UK football and basketball game broadcast and is hosted by Carl Nathe of UK Public Relations and Marketing. 

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