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May 10, 2019

Education, Clinical

Operation Sight Day: Moran’s Medical Residents Hone Surgic...

The John A. Moran Eye Center’s highly regarded academic program combines quality training and rigorous surgical experience.

May 09, 2019


Opioids: Leading Cause of Pregnancy-Associated Death in New ...

As the opioid epidemic rages on, one vulnerable group--new moms--have often been overlooked. A new study at the University of Utah Health found that drug-induced death is the most common cause of pregnancy-associated dea...

May 09, 2019

Deadly Cocktail

A new study reveals the Utah opioid epidemic death toll includes an alarming number of new moms.

May 09, 2019

Clinical, Education,

Study Finds Women Who Have Hypertensive Disorders during Pre...

A new study by researchers from the John A. Moran Eye Center’s Sharon Eccles Steele Center for Translational Medicine suggests women who experienced hypertensive disorders during pregnancy are at greater risk for a bli...

May 08, 2019

Education, Clinical

Moran Eye Center Campus Fashion Eyewear Show and Sale Set fo...

Choose from hundreds of designer styles from the world's top brands during the show and sale at the John A. Moran Eye Center's optical shop at the University of Utah.

May 06, 2019


Javits Award Funds New Research into Role of Infection in Ep...

Karen Wilcox, PhD, Chair of Pharmacology and Toxicology at University of Utah Health, received a $2.6 million Javits Neuroscience Investigator Award from the National Institutes of Health National Institute of Neurologic...

May 03, 2019


Induced Labor Not More Expensive to Health Care System than ...

Upfront cost of inducing labor at 39 weeks is equal to costs that accrue during longer pregnancies.

May 03, 2019


University of Utah Healthcare recommends finding board certi...

(NEWS4UTAH – Salt Lake City, UT) Dr. Dana Johns from University of Utah Health stopped by to talk about eyelid surgery and brow lift procedures.

May 02, 2019

Health Care Transformation

What Does Value Mean to Nurse Midwives?

When a patient makes an appointment to see a provider, their choices are often dictated by outside influences: insurance networks, clinician availability, and referrals to a specialist. But when an expectant mother choos...

May 01, 2019

Clinical, Education,

Moran Eye Center Outreach Division Selected for New World Me...

New World Medical, Inc., a privately held ophthalmic company dedicated to developing cutting-edge glaucoma medical devices intended to alleviate the suffering of patients globally, has selected the John A. Moran Eye Cent...

Apr 30, 2019


Multi-State Study of Children with Autism Suggests More Effo...

University of Utah Health researchers found that the median age at which 4-year-old children are first evaluated did not significantly decrease between 2010 to 2014. Increased efforts for early screening are needed.

Apr 29, 2019

Research, Clinical, Education

Moran Eye Center Docs Help More Than 300 Former Refugees in ...

A John A. Moran Eye Center program created one year ago to help refugees resettled in Utah has now assisted more than 300 people, restoring eyesight to allow them to participate fully in the community.

Apr 29, 2019

Education, Clinical

John A. Moran Eye Center’s Mary Elizabeth Hartnett, MD, Ap...

John A. Moran Eye Center physician and researcher Mary Elizabeth Hartnett, MD, has been ranked a distinguished professor of ophthalmology at the University of Utah.

Apr 25, 2019


University of Utah Hospital recognized by Becker’s as “T...

University of Utah Hospital has been recognized as one of America’s top 100 great hospitals by Becker’s Hospital Review.

Apr 25, 2019

Clinical, Research

University of Utah Health recognized by Forbes as “America...

University of Utah Health is recognized as one of America’s Best Employers by Forbes for the second year running.

Apr 24, 2019


Professors at Center Court

Doctors make medical decisions in the spotlight.

Apr 24, 2019


VA clinic to open in South Jordan

University of Utah Health and VA collaborate to provide new location for Veteran health care

Apr 23, 2019

Clinical, Research, Education

Moran Eye Center’s Nick Mamalis, MD, is New President of I...

After more than three decades of caring for patients and working to improve eye surgery through research, Nick Mamalis, MD, will become president of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery during the grou...

Apr 23, 2019

Education, Research, Clinical

Moran Doctors and Scientists to Present Latest Research at A...

Scientists and physicians from the John A. Moran Eye Center at the University of Utah will present research and lead workshops on a vast array of topics during the upcoming annual meeting of the Association for Research ...

Apr 22, 2019


Doria To Receive "Dare to Care" Award

The award recognizes an individual’s outstanding contribution to nursing or healthcare.

Apr 19, 2019

Education, Clinical

Save the Date for the First U Giving Day on May 21-22

Support the John A. Moran Eye Center during the University of Utah’s first-ever U Giving Day, a 36-hour fundraising effort starting May 21.