The following research centers and institutes are under the organizational structure of the Vice President for Research at the University of Kentucky. They are non-degree granting and multidisciplinary in scope.
Charles R. Carlson Self-regulation skills for the management of pain and anxiety disorders, with a particular emphasis on pain in trigeminally-mediated regions. Risk factors for underage alcohol use and the role of religious and spiritual issues.
Diane R. Follingstad Intimate partner violence and physical dating violence Assessment of psychological aggression
Ann L. Coker Evaluation of clinic and population based intervention to prevent or reduce the impact of dating violence, sexual violence or intimate partner violence. Determining the mental and physical health effect and cost of intimate partner violence.