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Apr 10, 2020


Neurologist Jennifer Majersik Selected for Fulbright Scholar...

Jennifer Majersik, MD, Division Chief of Vascular Neurology at University of Utah Health, will be serving as the Fulbright Distinguished Chair for Health for six months at the University of Newcastle and Hunter Medical R...

Apr 09, 2020


Safer, PPE-Conserving X-Rays for Patients at University Hosp...

Radiologists and radiologic technologists at University of Utah Health are doing their part to minimize the chance of COVID-19 spreading while at the same time conserving precious Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

Apr 09, 2020

College of Pharmacy Students Contribute to COVID-19 Fight by...

University of Utah College of Pharmacy students have compounded hand sanitizers and distributed them to different areas of need.

Apr 08, 2020


University of Utah Health and Intermountain Healthcare Launc...

Researchers from University of Utah Health and Intermountain Healthcare in Salt Lake City have launched two vital clinical trials to test the effectiveness and safety of two drugs – hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) and azithro...

Apr 07, 2020


Sick with COVID-19? Watch for Fever Shakes, Called Rigors

Rigors describes the shivering that accompanies the fever-chill cycle as your body mounts its defense against an infection.

Apr 06, 2020


Center for Medical Innovation at U of U Health Responds to G...

The Center for Medical Innovation (CMI) at University of Utah Health has partnered with globally-minded innovators and clinicians in India, Nepal and Kenya to develop and implement novel, low-cost solutions to protect he...

Apr 06, 2020


U of U Health “Wellness Bus” Provides Testing for COVID-...

To expand locations where Wasatch Front residents can be tested for COVID-19, the University of Utah Health Wellness Bus has been outfitted for virus testing.

Apr 03, 2020

Stay Home to Save Lives — Even If You're Young and Healthy

No matter how old you are, you can make a difference during the coronavirus pandemic by staying home to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). In the face of a global pandemic, that simple act can sa...

Apr 03, 2020


Loss of Smell and COVID-19: What You Need to Know

Roses are red. Violets are blue. If you can’t smell either, COVID-19 may have a hold on you.

Apr 01, 2020

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Moran Physicians, Researchers Named to The Ophthalmologist ...

The Ophthalmologist magazine has named five John A. Moran Eye Center faculty members among the most influential figures in ophthalmology, placing them on its 2020 Power List.

Mar 30, 2020


Empowering Rural Doctors to Treat Advanced Heart Failure Imp...

University of Utah Health researchers report that local doctors in rural areas who receive specialized training in managing artificial heart pumps and who work in conjunction with cardiovascular experts at a major medica...

Mar 27, 2020


U of U Health Expert Aids Passage of Diabetes Legislation

Thanks to the joint efforts of a University of Utah scientist, a state legislator, and other diabetes advocates, a new law could offer an important lifeline to Utahans with diabetes who depend on insulin to survive.

Mar 25, 2020


Quick Reference: U of U Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources

To ensure ready access to reliable sources of the latest information at the U related to coronavirus (COVID-19), we have assembled this quick reference list.

Mar 25, 2020


One Gene to Rule Them All

Researchers discover a master switch that controls many different genes involved in metabolism.

Mar 23, 2020

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Moran Team Trains Nurses on Front Lines of Eye Care in Tanza...

Continuing work to make eye care more accessible in Tanzania, the John A. Moran Eye Center's Global Outreach Division conducted a second Allied Ophthalmic Training Program mission in February.

Mar 23, 2020


University of Utah Health and ARUP Announce Expanded COVID-1...

U of U Health announced a change in its COVID-19 testing policy. Beginning Monday, March 23rd, all patients who are evaluated at U of U Health’s in-car testing sites and present with symptoms of fever, cough, and/or s...

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