Dr. Mark Plunkett, a cardiothoracic surgeon who came to UK from the UCLA medical center in 2007, resigned from UK effective Aug. 14, 2013, and accepted a job at the University of Florida.  Photo by Pablo Alcala | 2012 Staff file photo
Dr. Mark Plunkett, a cardiothoracic surgeon who came to UK from the UCLA medical center in 2007, resigned from UK effective Aug. 14, 2013, and accepted a job at the University of Florida. Photo by Pablo Alcala | 2012 Staff file photo Lexington Herald-Leader
Dr. Mark Plunkett, a cardiothoracic surgeon who came to UK from the UCLA medical center in 2007, resigned from UK effective Aug. 14, 2013, and accepted a job at the University of Florida. Photo by Pablo Alcala | 2012 Staff file photo Lexington Herald-Leader

University of Kentucky to pay former pediatric surgeon more than $1 million in settlement

October 17, 2013 7:12 PM