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Oct 27, 2019

Research

NIH Awards Support Projects that Tackle the Opioid Crisis

University of Utah Health scientists have been awarded funding from the National Institute of Health (NIH) for research projects that address opioid addiction and the overdose crisis.

Oct 24, 2019

Research, Education, Clinical

Meet Moran’s New Adult and Pediatric Retina Specialist

Eileen Hwang, MD, PhD, joined the John A. Moran Eye Center in October 2019. She specializes in the medical and surgical treatment of children and adults with retinal conditions.

Oct 24, 2019

Research

Scientists Find Process in Mammals that Blocks Harmful Effec...

Discovery could eventually lead to new treatments for anemia, hemochromatosis, and other red blood cell diseases.

Oct 23, 2019

Research

U of U Health Participates in $50M Study of Traumatic Brain ...

University of Utah Health has joined a national research consortium of universities, hospitals and clinics that has received $50 million to study the long-term impacts of mild traumatic brain injuries (mTBI) or concussio...

Oct 23, 2019

Research

Scientists Discover Link Between Specialized Brain Cells and...

University of Utah Health scientists discovered a new lineage of specialized brain cells and established a link between the lineage and OCD and anxiety-like behaviors in mice.

Oct 17, 2019

Elizabeth Gargaro, MD, Joins Department of Psychiatry Facult...

New physician, Elizabeth Gargaro, MD, joins the faculty in the Department of Psychiatry. Dr. Gargaro works with adolescent patients at UNI’s Girls Transition Center and provides pediatric care and mental health integr...

Oct 14, 2019

Research, EducationClinical

Center for Medical Innovation Names Interim Co-Directors

Bernhard Fassl, MD, and Bryan McRae, MD, have been appointed interim co-directors of the Center for Medical Innovation (CMI) at University of Utah Health.

Oct 10, 2019

Clinical

7th Annual Firefighter Chili Cook Off to Benefit Burn Camp P...

Firefighter teams from around the state of Utah will be bringing their chili cooking skills to the ring - competing for the coveted “Battle of the Axe” trophy. Winning this event gives bragging rights for the yearly...

Oct 10, 2019

Clinical

New World Health Organization Report on Vision Shows Need fo...

The John A. Moran Eye Center’s Global Outreach Division has been working to create sustainable eye care systems in the developing world for more than 20 years and recently expanded efforts to assist underserved populat...

Oct 10, 2019

Research

Brain Scans May Provide Clues to Suicide Risk

Researchers at University of Utah Health and the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) have identified brain circuitry differences that might be associated with suicidal behavior in individuals with mood disorders.

Oct 09, 2019

Clinical, Education

New World Health Organization Report on Vision Shows Need fo...

The John A. Moran Eye Center’s Global Outreach Division has been working to create sustainable eye care systems in the developing world for more than 20 years and recently expanded efforts to assist underserved populat...

Oct 08, 2019

Education, Clinical,

Moran’s Paul S. Bernstein, MD, PhD, Receives ARVO’s Mild...

The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) has selected John A. Moran Eye Center physician-researcher Paul S. Bernstein, MD, PhD, as the recipient of its 2020 Mildred Weisenfeld Award.

Oct 07, 2019

Research, Education, Clinical

Experts Rank Moran Eye Center among Nation’s Top 10 for Ed...

Outstanding education, research, and clinical care put the John A. Moran Eye Center at the University of Utah among the top 10 programs in the nation, according to the latest Ophthalmology Times survey results.

Oct 03, 2019

Clinical

University of Utah Health Announces Affiliation with Mountai...

University of Utah Health and Mountain West Medical Center today announced details of their affiliation, which will benefit patients needing neurology, cardiac, stroke specialty care as well as intensive care for adults.

Oct 01, 2019

Research

Effects of Cannabinoids in Pain Management

Yurgelun-Todd receives grant from the National Institutes of Health to conduct CBD oil research.

Oct 01, 2019

Research

University of Utah Health Neuroscientist Receives Transforma...

U of U Health neuroscientist Jason Shepherd, Ph.D., has received the National Institutes of Health Director’s Transformative Research Award to promote approaches to research that could create or challenge existing para...

Sep 30, 2019

Research, Education, Clinical

ARCS Foundation Utah Awards Research Scholarships to Incomin...

The ARCS Foundation Utah generously extended its support to not one but two Moran residents for 2019. Each scholar brings a robust history of research and service to the role.

Sep 27, 2019

Research

Why Exercise? Study Points to Unappreciated Role for Lipids ...

A University of Utah Health study points to a previously unappreciated role for mitochondrial membrane lipids on energy production and muscular function.

Sep 24, 2019

Research

We Are All Mutants, More or Less

Everyone is a mutant but some are prone to diverge more than others, report scientists at University of Utah Health.

Sep 24, 2019

University of Utah Hospital Opens New Wing to Provide World-...

University of Utah Hospital Opens New Wing to Provide World-Class Care for Patients

Sep 20, 2019

Research

Third Annual Translational Hypertension Symposium

The Third Annual University of Utah Translational Hypertension Symposium will be held on Thursday, October 10th from 8:00am to 6:30pm.