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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 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...

Jun 02, 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.

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...

May 16, 2019


Extended Family History with Alzheimer’s Disease Could Inc...

A new study examined the degree to which extended family can indicate risk for Alzheimer’s disease.

May 16, 2019


Restricted Diets to Mediate Food Allergies Can Produce Unhea...

Researchers examine the long-term psychological impact of food restrictions on normal eating patterns in patients.

May 16, 2019


Children Who Use Asthma Tracking App Have Better Disease Con...

An app that allows parents and doctors to monitor a child’s asthma has a big impact on managing the disease.

May 15, 2019


Department Resident Utilizes Telehealth to Reduce Suicides A...

When James Morris, MD, speaks to providers in Rexburg this May, he’ll be talking to people who know first-hand about the challenge of preventing suicide. The Idaho town has had eight suicides over recent months.

May 13, 2019

Clinical, Education

Moran Physician Scientist Working to Save Eyesight of Premat...

John A. Moran Eye Center researcher Mary Elizabeth Hartnett, MD, will receive the 2019 Paul Kayser/Retina Research Foundation Global Award later for her efforts to develop a better treatment for the leading cause of chil...

May 13, 2019


Resilience in Residency: How medical residents can overcome ...

Megan Fix, MD, explained to current University of Utah medical residents how to recognize symptoms of burnout displayed by their peers and themselves, as well as how to access resources available to them.