Our Far-Flung Physicians
EDUCATION, RECOGNITION
Dec 20, 2018

Our Far-Flung Physicians

Dr. David Renner is arguably our most-traveled Neurologist. An expert in tropical diseases, his latest work takes him to war-torn central Africa to treat a catastrophic disease called river blindness.... Read More

Adding a New Vital Sign
RECOGNITION
Dec 20, 2018

Adding a New Vital Sign

Blood pressure, pulse, temperature, and...cognitive abilities? Department physicians are using this new vital sign to identify and address memory problems early in support of the Age-Friendly Health Systems movement.... Read More

Neurology Presentation - Aristide Merola, MD, PhD
EDUCATION
Nov 05, 2018

Neurology Presentation - Aristide Merola, MD, PhD

Guest lecture series on Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) at the University of Utah presented by Aristide Merola, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor from the University of Cincinnati Gardner Center for Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders... Read More

Stop, Communicate, and Listen
RECOGNITION
Sep 21, 2018

Stop, Communicate, and Listen

Incremental improvements, like introducing team members to a patient, can have a big impact on a patient’s experience. Neurologist Pete Hannon shares how his team has improved communication to earn trust and confidence.... Read More

The 5 Elements of Patient Experience
RECOGNITION
Sep 07, 2018

The 5 Elements of Patient Experience

What do patients want? University of Utah Health’s director of patient experience Mari Ransco reveals what ten years of system dedication and qualitative analysis of hundreds of thousands of patient voices have taught us.... Read More

Kathleen Digre Awarded Honorary Doctorate
RECOGNITION
May 01, 2018

Kathleen Digre Awarded Honorary Doctorate

The University of Zurich awarded honorary doctorates to eight outstanding individuals, one of which being Dr. Kathleen Digre, Professor of Neurology and Chief of the Headache & Neuro-Ophthalmology Division at the University of Utah. ... Read More