The University of Kentucky will host a summit July 30 to explore and invite solutions that address childhood obesity and its impact on academic achievement in schools in Kentucky. The UK colleges of education, public health and agriculture are involved, along with several state and local officials in the Kentucky K12 system and related health interest organizations.
Dr. Diane Snow, University of Kentucky Endowed Chair of Neuroscience, recently began her term as president-elect of the National Neurotrauma Society.
Dr. Mikel Smith, the Alberto Mazzoleni Professor of Cardiology and the director of echocardiography at the Gill Heart Institute, has been given the American Society of Echocardiography's 2014 Richard Popp Excellence in Teaching Award.
Several buildings evacuated. No injuries. Lexington Fire Department is on the scene.
Students with classes in the building should contact their instructors.
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