Angela Fagerlin is one of six faculty members to be awarded the inaugural Jon M. Huntsman Presidential Chair.... Read MorePopulation Health Sciences
Department of Population Health Sciences
Population Health Sciences (PHS) at the University of Utah School of Medicine drives health care transformation and aims to be a hub for education, investigation, and expertise in health services, cost, quality, outcomes, and health delivery systems research. The department will provide methodological expertise and infrastructure that will advance capacity for population health scientists to pursue impact-driven research and allow clinical professionals to provide better patient and population-oriented care in an increasingly complex health care delivery system.
The University of Utah and the Huntsman Family Foundation have announced the creation of twelve presidential faculty chairs in health sciences. The Jon M. Huntsman Presidential Chairs provide sweeping support to academic researchers, educators, and clinicians spanning a wide array of fields. ... Read MorePsychiatry,Select...,Obstetrics and Gynecology,Population Health Sciences,Internal Medicine,Biomedical Informatics
With a $5 million grant from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) and the American Heart Association, University of Utah Health is leading a center to develop and test tools that spur constructive conversations between health care providers and patients. ... Read MorePopulation Health Sciences
We are pleased to announce Megan Vanneman has received her 3 year VA Health Services Research & Development (HSR&D) Service Directed Research (SDR) grant on Make Versus Buy- Examining the Evidence on Access, Utilization and Cost: Are We Buying the Right Care for the Right Amount?... Read MorePopulation Health Sciences
We are pleased to announce David Wetter has received his five year PCORI funding of 9.7 million for Multilevel Interventions for Increasing Tobacco Cessation at FQHCs.... Read MorePopulation Health Sciences
The furious expansion of diabetes into a world health epidemic has made prevention imperative. ... Read MoreOphthalmology and Visual Sciences,Population Health Sciences,Internal Medicine