Almost 10 percent of vets who reported sexual assault while on active duty are homeless at some point within 5 years of discharge.... Read MoreInternal Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine
Since our founding in 1943, the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Utah has been committed to excellence in teaching, research, and patient care. Our vision is to be one of the elite Departments of Medicine in the nation by: fulfilling a comprehensive academic mission, developing new leaders in internal medicine, and improving the health and health care of residents of the Intermountain West by providing safe high quality care.
One of the most delightful and important responsibilities of any leader is the recruitment and retention of super stars. This spring, we welcomed a bright star to the University of Utah Health Sciences—an outstanding oncologist and scientist who takes the helm of the School of Medicine’s largest department, Internal Medicine. ... Read MoreInternal Medicine
End-stage heart failure patients treated with stem cells harvested from their own bone marrow experienced 37 percent fewer cardiac events - including deaths and hospital admissions related to heart failure - than a placebo-controlled group, reports a new study. Results from ixCELL-DCM, the largest cell therapy trial for treating heart failure to date, will be presented at the 2016 American College of Cardiology Scientific Session and published online in The Lancet on April 4.... Read MoreInternal Medicine
Announcing the 2017-18 Chief Medical Residents for the Department of Medicine... Read MoreInternal Medicine
Jewell Samadder recently published in JAMA. Samadder NJ, et al. JAMA. 2016;doi:10.1001/jama.2016.2522... Read MoreInternal Medicine
Recently interviewed about Women's Heart Health, Rashmee Shah, MD reminds women to get active and eat well.... Read MoreInternal Medicine