Congratulations to Marcus G.Pezzolesi, PhD, MPH (Nephrology) on the recent approval of a new research grant.... Read MoreInternal Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine
Since our founding in 1943, the University of Utah Department of Internal Medicine advances health through excellence in each of our core domains: education, patient care and discovery, through inspiring engaged faculty, encouraging innovative thinking, and building collaborative partnerships. Read more.
Welcome Trever J. McGuire to the department administrative team as Associate Director in the Division of Geriatrics.... Read MoreInternal Medicine
A University of Utah-led nationwide clinical trial will test a novel approach to combat hearing loss in children infected by a relatively unknown virus, cytomegalovirus (CMV). ... Read MoreInternal Medicine
In a recent TIME article, Margaret Battin, professor of philosophy and adjunct professor of internal medicine at the University of Utah School of Medicine, proposes a new workable solution that would provide universal, comprehensive, and affordable healthcare for Americans. To accomplish this, Battin suggests increasing VA funding in order to reform the system to include civilians. ... Read MoreInternal Medicine
Researchers at the University of Utah Health are turning their attention to a seemingly unlikely perpetrator, the intestine, to understand its role in controlling the concentration and type of fat deposited into the bloodstream.... Read MoreInternal Medicine
A new study, published in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN), shows that lowering the systolic blood pressure (SBP) to <120 mmHg prevents cardiovascular complications and early death in CKD patients.... Read MoreInternal Medicine