The vast majority of Twitter users who vape with JUUL e-cigarettes are not using the devices to stop smoking or to improve their health, according to a research team led by University of Utah Health scientists. ... Read MoreBiomedical Informatics
Faculty Appointment, Review, & Advancement
Robert Fujinami, PhD, Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs, University of Utah Health, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, School of Medicine, and Wyatt Rory Hume, DDS, PhD, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs and Education work closely with faculty members, administrative staff, and leadership across the University of Utah Health campus to facilitate faculty governance, along with the faculty appointment, review, and advancement (FARA) process. The University of Utah Health campus is home to about 4,300 faculty and 5 colleges/schools and the Eccles Library.
Optima Recovery’s combination hot and cold physical therapy device won the $25,000 grand prize at Tuesday’s Bench to Bedside Competition. ... Read More
University of Utah Health and the Craig H. Neilsen Foundation celebrated the opening of the Craig H. Neilsen Rehabilitation Hospital today, transforming the University of Utah into one of the nation’s preeminent institutions for physical rehabilitation care.... Read MorePhysical Medicine and Rehabilitation
The National Institutes of Health has awarded a trio of five-year grants totaling more than $12 million to a group of University of Utah Health scientists at the forefront of congenital heart disease (CHD) and arrhythmia research.... Read MorePediatrics,Human Genetics,Neurobiology and Anatomy
Based on the last few days of testing, the number of Utahns with active cases of coronavirus is increasing. It is difficult to determine whether this increase is a function of recent testing disruptions caused by weather, Labor Day holiday transmissions, or a combination of other factors. Additional data will help us gain a clearer picture. ... Read More
As doctors, scientists, and researchers study the long-term consequences of COVID-19, people are learning to cope with grief and recovery. Concern for these individuals has urged health care professionals to collaborate and find a way to help. ... Read More