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‘UK at the Half’: New facility to transform medical education, care in Kentucky Dec. 19, 2023

For this "UK at the Half,” UK President Eli Capilouto discusses what this new building will mean to our campus — and the Commonwealth. 

New academic building to be named the ‘Michael D. Rankin M.D. Health Education Building’ Dec. 5, 2023

The University of Kentucky Board of Trustees has approved the naming of the new Health Education Building as the “Michael D. Rankin M.D. Health Education Building.”

Groundbreaking ceremony held for UK Health Education Building Oct. 27, 2023

A ceremonial groundbreaking was held Friday for the largest academic building in the history of the University of Kentucky. 

UK Board of Trustees approves construction phase for new Health Education Building June 16, 2023

The construction phase of the new University of Kentucky Health Education Building was approved Friday, June 16, 2023 by the UK Board of Trustees.

UK Honors Alumnus Whose Gift Will Transform Medical Education in Kentucky July 13, 2021

Dr. Michael D. Rankin, a 1980 graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Medicine, was honored on July 13, 2021 for his monumental $22 million gift commitment that will transform medical education in Kentucky.

UK’s 2nd Largest Single Gift to Provide for Scholarships, Building Needs for the College of Medicine June 17, 2021

Michael D. Rankin’s gift will support scholarships in the College of Medicine and the construction of a new health education building.