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Oct 10, 2019


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


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


Effects of Cannabinoids in Pain Management

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

Oct 01, 2019


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


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


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


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.

Sep 20, 2019


Dangers of Vaping

University of Utah Health experts explain the dangers of vaping and address vaping health risks.

Sep 20, 2019

University of Utah Health Ranked Top 10 in the Nation for 10...

University of Utah Health Ranked Top 10 in the Nation for 10 Years in a Row

Sep 19, 2019

Health Care Transformation

University of Utah Health Researchers Among Teams Funded by ...

University of Utah Health researchers are among six research teams funded by Pew to pursue scientific discoveries.

Sep 18, 2019


Experts Issue Standards on Mild Cognitive Impairment

Experts are recommending that physicians perform an annual assessment of cognitive health in all patients 65 years or older.

Sep 17, 2019


U of U Health names Willard H. Dere, MD, as Associate Vice P...

A professor of Internal Medicine, Dr. Dere also serves as Co-Director, Center for Genomic Medicine and Co-Director of the Utah Center for Clinical and Translational Science.

Sep 13, 2019


University of Utah Health and VA Salt Lake Break Ground on N...

University of Utah Health and the VA Salt Lake City Health Care System broke ground in a recent ceremony at the South Jordan VA Clinic. The VA announced it will build and expand its care facilities across the Mountain We...

Sep 12, 2019


The Strange Science of Sports Recovery

On October 4, best-selling author Christie Aschwanden will give a talk on the strange science of sports recovery followed by a panel discussion with faculty from the College of Health and U of U Athletics.

Sep 11, 2019

Research, EducationClinical

John A. Moran Eye Center Researcher, Patients, Play Key Role...

John A. Moran Eye Center physician-researcher Paul S. Bernstein, MD, PhD, and his patients at the University of Utah played a key role in the recent discovery of the first genetic cause for a rare eye disease.