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Jun 27, 2019


Freeze Frame: Researchers Solve How Cells Unfold Proteins

Using cryo-EM, researchers capture how Cdc48, harvested directly from yeast cells, unfolds proteins.

Jun 21, 2019

Education, Clinical

Moran Outreach Team Continues Commitment to Provide Much-Nee...

The Moran Eye Center, collaborating with Utah Navajo Health System and other local partners, delivers pediatric and adult eye care to those in need in the remote Four Corners region several times a year.

Jun 20, 2019


NIH Grant Funds Research into New Approaches to Tackle Opioi...

A multi-disciplinary team of researchers at University of Utah Health received a grant from the National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Drug Abuse Clinical Trials Network to develop and test interventions fo...

Jun 19, 2019


Project Embrace: The Road to Equality in Health Care

A student-start up program that aims to provide accessible health care to all, from across the nation and around the globe, one wheelchair at a time.

Jun 18, 2019

Research, Education, Clinical

Moran Eye Center Celebrates Achievements of Donors and Facul...

The John A. Moran Eye Center recently honored seven of its University of Utah faculty scholars who hold endowed chairs and professorships and the generous donors who made the positions possible.

Jun 13, 2019

Research, Clinical, Education

Knights Templar Eye Foundation Awards $65,000 to Moran Retin...

Since 1956, the Knights Templar Eye Foundation has supported research and helped launch the careers of clinical and basic researchers focused on the prevention and cure of potentially blinding diseases in infants and chi...

Jun 12, 2019


Imagining a World Without Diabetes

An initiative at University of Utah Health aims to improve the lives of people with diabetes, which affects nearly 10 percent of America’s population.

Jun 06, 2019


Having Trouble Hearing? University of Utah Health's Speech-L...

No matter your age or your level of hearing loss, you can get help. University of Utah Health’s Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic in Research Park offers access to audiologists for adults and children suffering from heari...

Jun 06, 2019


Through Telehealth, University of Utah Health Partners with ...

University of Utah Health providers are utilizing Telehealth services to provide care to OBGYN patients at the Salt Lake County Metro Jail. Marcela Smid, MD, Jasmin E. Charles, PA-C, and Brett Clement, RN with Salt Lake ...

Jun 05, 2019

Clinical, Education

Operation Sight Day Restores Vision for 10 Utahns in Need

Physicians from the John A. Moran Eye Center at the University of Utah provided free cataract surgeries to refugees resettled in Utah, the homeless, and low-income, uninsured residents as part of Moran’s Operation Sigh...

Jun 04, 2019

Clinical, Education

Outreach Mission to Micronesia Helps Build Sustainable Eye C...

With each eye care mission, the John A. Moran Eye Center’s Global Outreach Division makes progress toward its goal of building sustainable eye care in one of the most remote regions of the world: the Federated States o...

Jun 04, 2019

University of Utah Health's Stroke Center has been re-certif...

University of Utah Health’s Stroke Center has been re-certified by the DNV GL. This certification demonstrates a commitment to excellence through a disciplined management system and the best clinical settings including...

May 29, 2019


Fixed-dose enoxaparin prophylaxis often inadequate for color...

Most patients undergoing colorectal surgery don't get adequate anticoagulation from the FDA-approved 40 mg daily dose of enoxaparin, possibly setting the stage for breakthrough venous thromboembolism, researchers say. ...

May 24, 2019


Pairing Diagnoses of Atrial Fibrillation and Fibrosis to Ide...

Researchers explore familial relationships using unique Utah resources to develop high-risk profiles with the hope of identifying those at greater risk for atrial fibrillation.

May 22, 2019


Researchers Identify Genetic Switch that Controls Conversion...

Research findings opens opportunities to develop new treatments to tackle metabolic diseases, like diabetes.

May 22, 2019

Maia Hightower as One of the Most Powerful Women in Healthca...

Maia Hightower, M.D., has been voted as one of the most powerful women in Healthcare IT for 2019.

May 22, 2019


Many Faces of Stroke- Atrial Fibrilation

Dr. Ben Steinberg works in the Cardiac Electrophysiology Department at University of Utah Health and discusses his role in diagnosing and treating atrial fibrillation.

May 22, 2019


Montana trooper injured in shooting and hospitalized in Utah...

SALT LAKE CITY — Montana Highway Patrol Trooper Wade Palmer, who was shot two months ago on duty in Montana and transported to University Hospital for treatment, returned home Wednesday.

May 21, 2019


Many Faces of Stroke

University of Utah Health pharmacist shares her role in helping stroke patients manage their medications, especially patients with AFib

May 20, 2019


The Healing Power of a Smile: A Link Between Oral Care and S...

A team of researchers at the University of Utah School of Dentistry explored the effect of comprehensive oral care for a more holistic approach to substance use disorder treatment.

May 18, 2019


Faculty Neuropsychologist Uses Art to Give Different Percept...

Dr. Scott Langenecker, a clinical neuropsychologist and professor of psychiatry, discusses ways people can strengthen their resilience during a free presentation titled “Images of Resilience,” at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesd...