A new front in our fight against COVID-19 is protecting individuals who tend to be at highest risk for contracting the coronavirus. Comparing health, fitness, and age among groups living and working in high-density environments, helps indicate who is at highest risk of hospitalization to treat coronavirus infection.... Read More
Office of Academic Affairs & Faculty Development
The Office of Academic Affairs & Faculty Development appoints, promotes, and provides professional development opportunities for faculty. We serve as a central resource for the Health Sciences by providing guidance, resources, and training to enhance the success of individual faculty. We also strive to strengthen cohesion and collaboration among all colleges, schools, and departments.
Utah moves its COVID-19 Risk Level from High/Red to Moderate/Orange. ... Read More
How our health system and the community are coming together to assist those most susceptible to the effects of COVID-19.... Read MoreFamily and Preventive Medicine
The challenges and risks providers face on the COVID-19 frontline only deepen their commitment to health care. Three providers share their stories of caring for patients during the crisis and how it’s impacted them.... Read More
As the weather slowly but surely warms, I have been thinking about spring and the story it tells us about growth and renewal. Challenges may slow our growth for a moment, but in each of us is the promise that things will get better.... Read MoreFamily and Preventive Medicine
On Wednesday, March 18, at 7:09 am, the greater Salt Lake City area experienced a 5.7 magnitude earthquake. At University of Utah Health, our incident command center was already activated in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. ... Read More