Faculty & Staff


Position Phone
Ahmed Abdel-Latif, M.D., Ph.D. Associate Professor 859-323-6036
David Aguilar Associate Chair for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Professor
Mohammed A Al-Yafi Instructor
Talal S Alnabelsi, MBBCh Assistant Professor
Paul Anaya, M.D., Ph.D. Associate Professor 859-233-4511 x4278
Amit Arbune, MD, MHA Assistant Professor
Emma Birks, MD Professor of Medicine
David C. Booth, M.D. Endowed Professor, Director - Pulmonary Hypertension, Chief - Cardiology, Lexington VAMC 859-323-5479
Yuri Boyechko, MD Assistant Professor
Ashley M Brunmeier, MD Instructor
Craig A. Chasen, M.D. Associate Professor 859-323-5479 or 859-323-8040, 859-281-4955 VAMC
Joshua H Eason, DO Instructor
Kristin E Ellison, MD Associate Professor
Mary B Fisher, DO Assistant Professor
Stephen P Glasser, M.D. Professor
Vedant Arun Gupta, MD Assistant Professor
John C. Gurley, M.D. Regular Faculty 859-323-5479
Aaron B Hesselson Associate Professor
Luis F Hidalgo Ponce, MD Assistant Professor
Maya T Ignaszewski, MD Assistant Professor
Victoria L. King, Ph.D. Associate Professor 859-218-6167
Andrew R Kolodziej, M.D. Assistant Professor
John R. Kotter, M.D. Assistant Professor
Amartya Kundu, MD Assistant Professor 859-323-0295
Chien-Suu Kuo, M.D. Associate Professor 859-257-5479
Steve Wah Leung, M.D. Associate Professor, Associate Program Director, Cardiovascular Medicine Fellowship, Program Director, Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging Fellowship 859-323-8040
Andrew R Leventhal, M.D., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
Zhenyu Li, M.D., Ph.D. Associate Professor 859-257-0528
Rick R. McClure, MD Acting Chair and Professor at the UK Gill Heart Institute 859-323-5479
Michael E McKinney, M.D. Assistant Professor 859-323-5479
Colleen McMullen Editorial Officer Clinic Internal Medicine-Cardiology 859-218-0122
Adrian Messerli, M.D. Associate Professor 859-323-5479
Naoki Misumida, MD Assistant Professor
David J. Moliterno, MD Jack M. Gill Professor 859-323-5025
Gbolahan O Ogunbayo Assistant Professor
Denada Palm, MD Assistant Professor
Charles R. Salters Jr., M.D. Assistant Professor 859-323-5479
David Sihau, MD Assistant Professor
Mikel D. Smith, M.D. Alberto Massoleni Professor 859-323-5479
Vincent L. Sorrell, M.D. Anthony N. DeMaria Professor of Medicine and Radiology, Chair, Cardiovascular Imaging for the UK Enterprise, Assistant Division Chief, Cardiovascular Medicine 859-323-8654
Joseph E Thomas, M.D. Assistant Professor 859-323-5479
Gaurang N Vaidya, MD Assistant Professor
Gretchen L Wells, M.D., Ph.D. Professor 859-323-5479
Jeremy P Wood, Ph.D. Assistant Professor 859-323-7408


Position Phone
Dee A. Abrams Advanced Practice Provider I/UKHC (859) 323-5000
Doris W Adams Advanced Practice Provider I/UKHC
Stephanie L Auxier Advanced Practice Provider I/UKHC
Kelly R Bohl Advanced Practice Provider III/UKHC
Joy L Coles Advanced Practice Provider III/UKHC
Steven George-Allen Cornett Advanced Practice Provider I/UKHC
Mary Cowherd Advanced Practice Provider I/UKHC
Mary Czarapata Advanced Practice Provider II/Supv/UKHC
Lauren Davis Advanced Practice Provider II/UKHC
Candice Falls Advanced Practice Provider III/UKHC
Ronda L Felty Acute Cardiovascular Care Coord/UKHC
Gerri D Foster Administrative Support Associate I/UKHC 859-323-3976
Peggy J Hardesty Advanced Practice Provider II/UKHC
Kimberly Marie Hardin Advanced Practice Provider II/UKHC
Tonya Hatfield Advanced Practice Provider II/UKHC Cardinal Hill Appointments 859-367-7147, Good Sam Appointments 859-257-3573
Lynsey B Henderson Advanced Practice Provider I/UKHC
Heather H Hesselson Research Coordinator
Jennifer R. Isaacs Research Protocol Manager/Clinical/UKHC 859-323-4738
Kendra M Kratzwald Advanced Practice Provider III/UKHC
Julie Marie Kuhl Advanced Practice Provider II/UKHC
Benjamin Seth Leeds Advanced Practice Provider II/UKHC
Karen Michul Administrative Support to Dr. Vincent Sorrell, Interim Chief, Dr. David Moliterno & Dr. Mary Beth Fisher 859-218-0121
Katherine Ruth Moore Advanced Practice Provider I/UKHC
Stephanie A. Morris Research Protocol Manager Clinical/UKHC 859-323-5366
Ornella Mulenge GME Program Coordinator/UKHC
Heather F Oaks Advanced Practice Provider I/UKHC
Bridget Pagan Advanced Practice Provider I/UKHC
Ashlee Rodenhauser Division Administrator 859-218-3483
Margaret E Roloson Staff Support Associate II/UKHC 859-323-6036
Robert B Rushing Research Associate Clinical II/UKHC
Leesa Susan Schwarz Advanced Practice Provider II/UKHC
Anna M Sketch Advanced Practice Provider I/UKHC
Therese Stearns MD/PhD Program Administrator/Director 859-323-2274
Bethany B Taylor Cardiovascular Outcomes Associate/UKHC
Mary Vanderhoof Advanced Practice Provider II/UKHC
Carol Sue Yaden Advanced Practice Provider I/UKHC
Carla Zacher Advanced Practice Provider II/UKHC 859-323-4605