Faculty Appointment, Review, & Advancement

Robert Fujinami, PhD, Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs, University of Utah Health, Vice 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. 

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University of Utah Health Statement in Support of COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Doses for all Adults in Utah
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Nov 19, 2021

University of Utah Health Statement in Support of COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Doses for all Adults in Utah

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University of Utah Health supports Governor Spencer Cox’s decision to authorize booster doses of COVID-19 vaccines for all people living in Utah who are aged 18 and older. The Governor’s decision precedes a similar recommendation by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for all U.S. adults.... Read More

Building Diabetes Awareness
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Nov 19, 2021

Building Diabetes Awareness

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The Driving Out Diabetes Initiative (DODI) is beginning its fourth year of helping Utah families better manage diabetes or lower the risk of developing it. Innovative programs have reached more than 128,000 people. While keeping people who live with diabetes safe and healthy, DODI supports research to end the chronic metabolic disease which has no cure. ... Read More

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University of Utah Health Recognized for Achievement in Patient Experience
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Nov 18, 2021

University of Utah Health Recognized for Achievement in Patient Experience

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University of Utah Health has been recognized for outstanding achievement in patient experience by Press Ganey, a national company that works with more than 41,000 health care facilities to improve the overall safety, quality, and experience of care. ... Read More

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