U of L To Begin National Search for School of Medicine Dean

The University of Louisville will soon launch a national search for a new medical school dean. U of L announced today that current Dean Edward Halperin will leave the post to become chief executive officer and chancellor for health affairs of New York Medical College in Westchester County, effective May 1st. He’ll also become provost […]

“Bonuses” vs. “Compensation”: $4.8 Million in Medicaid Funds at UofL Med School in Dispute

State Senator Tim Shaughnessy raised allegations last week that the University of Louisville School of Medicine misused $4.8 million in Medicaid funds. He says the money was used to give bonuses to school doctors. The Attorney General’s office says it was simply “physician compensation,” but Shaughnessy says the term “bonuses” was used, and that the […]

U of L Med School Students Going To Kenya

By Rick Howlett A group of University of Louisville medical school students will take part in a mission to Kenya later this summer. Second year medical student Matt Love (pictured with, from left, fellow team members Jessica Drews and Amanda Jo Lott) says the 11 participants will leave for Africa July 20 and return in […]