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The Robert Acland Fresh Tissue Lab

Posted by on Feb 3, 2015 in CMKI in the News | 0 comments

The Fresh Tissue Lab, which Dr. Acland founded 34 years ago, was re-named in his honor! A beautiful brass plaque was unveiled at a special ceremony by Dr. Bill Guido, chair of the Department of Anatomical Sciences at the University of Louisville.  

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The Robert Acland Fresh Tissue Lab

Posted by on Jan 30, 2015 in In the News | 0 comments

The Fresh Tissue Lab, founded by Dr. Acland 34 years ago, was renamed the Robert Acland Fresh Tissue Lab in honor of his contributions.  A beautiful brass plaque was unveiled at a ceremony by Dr. Bill Guido, chair of the Department of Anatomical Sciences at the University of Louisville.  

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Harold E. Kleinert, In Memoriam

Posted by on Sep 29, 2014 in CMKI in the News | 0 comments

Today, we remember Harold E. Kleinert and the remarkable, memorable stories of his life, from his birth on a Montana homestead ranch to his arrival as a young surgeon in Kentucky to becoming an admired and world renown hand surgeon. His hard work, long days and late nights were legendary. His quest for proper, speedy and efficient treatment of hand injuries and medical conditions changed the outcome for so many patients who received his deliberate and unhurried focus no matter their wealth or class. The Christine M. Kleinert Fellowship (which became the CMKI) became a premier hand surgery...

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The Kleinert Family Mourns the Passing of Dr. Harold E. Kleinert at Age 91

Posted by on Oct 3, 2013 in CMKI in the News, Press Releases | 0 comments

LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY (September 30, 2013) – The Kleinert family, together with the extended family of Kleinert Kutz Hand Care Center, announced with great sadness that Harold E. Kleinert, M.D, FACS, the internationally renowned hand and upper extremity surgeon and founder of KleinertKutzHandCareCenter, passed away on Saturday, September 28.  Dr. Kleinert was 91 years old. “Harold Kleinert was a truly remarkable physician, medical pioneer, teacher and friend, and our heartfelt condolences go out to his wife Sharon and family,” said Thomas Wolff, M.D., of KleinertKutzHandCareCenter....

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Not all is serious in Morning Conference….

Posted by on Mar 15, 2013 in CMKI in the News, In the News | 0 comments

Dr. Moreno’s lecture was interuppted by a mystery guest and a bit of fun last Monday!

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CMKI and CII Launch Belly Fat Study: Results to be ReleasedDuring First Quarter 2013

Posted by on Mar 13, 2013 in Press Releases | 0 comments

Louisville, KY (October 22, 2012) -The Christine M. Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery (CMKI), a world-renowned nonprofit education and research organization, and the Cardiovascular Innovation Institute (CII), an internationally established research enterprise created to understand the mechanisms of heart, peripheral vascular and microcirculatory disease, have partnered to conduct a research study exploring how belly fat might help make hand transplantation safer for children.   “Approximately a third of the patient inquiries about hand transplantation come from parents...

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