Welcome to the University of Utah School of Medicine

The University of Utah School of Medicine combines excellence in teaching, research, and clinical expertise to train tomorrow's physicians for the rapidly changing world of medicine. With a faculty of more than 1,000 physicians and researchers and 22 clinical and basic science departments, the School of Medicine trains the majority of Utah physicians, offering: 

The School of Medicine also is widely recognized for interdisciplinary research in the genetics of disease, cancer, biomedical informatics, infectious diseases, and other areas of leading-edge medicine.

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Latest News

Developing More Women for Senior Leadership at Academic Health Centers
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Oct 22, 2020

Developing More Women for Senior Leadership at Academic Health Centers

Nancy Murphy, MD, and Cornelia Ulrich, MS, PhD, successfully completed the Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM) program, a competitive fellowship aimed at increasing the number and impact of women in academic leadership positions in the health sciences. U of U Health continues its commitment to having as many women as possible participate in this national program.... Read More

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation,Population Health Sciences,Pediatrics
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Oct 22, 2020

Cancer Surgeries Potentially Delayed Due to COVID-19 Case Increase

The increase in COVID-19 cases is putting a strain on hospitals across the country, forcing hospitals to postpone elective surgeries to preserve the beds for COVID patients. Dr. John Ward, MD, Physician in the Division of Oncology at the U of U Health discusses how some elective surgeries have been postponed at the University for this reason and expresses their desire to continue to help as many people as possible while still maintaining the utmost caution. ... Read More

Internal Medicine
COVID-19 Weekly Update, October 20, 2020
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Oct 21, 2020

COVID-19 Weekly Update, October 20, 2020

Emergency Med, coronavirus

Hospitalizations of Utahns with COVID-19 are at the highest levels our state has seen since the pandemic began. Accordingly, the Governor announced new guidelines, primarily focused on masking and gathering behaviors. A statewide two-week “circuit breaker” is in place through October 29, 2020 to help us slow the spread of this aggressive virus. View and share this week’s video update here.... Read More

COVID-19 Weekly Update, October 13, 2020
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Oct 14, 2020

COVID-19 Weekly Update, October 13, 2020

Emergency Med, coronavirus

As Utah experiences its highest daily numbers of people infected with coronavirus and of patients with COVID-19 being hospitalized, critical steps must be taken to reverse our current trajectories. Governor Gary Herbert announced new guidelines including facemask requirements and limits on gatherings based on transmission rates in each county.... Read More

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2020 Commencement Ceremony