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Top federal health official to attend UK seminar

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - A high-ranking federal health official will headline a seminar at the University of Kentucky that will focus on the future of the U.S. health-care system.

The event next Tuesday is being hosted by UK HealthCare and the UK College of Public Health.

The seminar will feature Dr. Howard Koh, who is assistant secretary for health for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

He oversees the Office of the Surgeon General, 10 regional health offices across the nation and various advisory committees.

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