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2014 Free Lecture Series: From Carrots to Cataracts – A Tour of Your Eyes in Sickness and Health

Dr. Bala Ambati from the Moran Eye Center will be discussing the importance of eye health covering the causes of visual loss, nutritional intervetions to preserve vision, and measures each of us can consider to optimize eye health and vision for the long term. Friday, March 28, 2014 12:30–1:30 p.m. Hope Fox Eccles Health Library […]

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The Remodel of the Garden Level has Begun

The first phase of the remodel of the Garden Level of the removal of the compact shelving is complete.   Access to this area has been restricted, but other parts of the Garden Level can be reached via the North stairwell and the elevator.  The next phase is imminent!   During this time, there will be increased […]

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Appy Hour

For additional/past Appy Hour info, or to suggest an app to feature, visit our Appy hour library guide. Join Us.   Drop In.  Come on Over. Friday, February 7, 2014, 4-6 PM Main Level, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library Relax and Chat with your Colleagues before heading home for the weekend! Join us for Refreshments […]

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Presentation: Informatics For The Nationwide Learning Health System

Monday, January 27, 2014 Eccles Institute of Human Genetics first floor auditorium 1:45 p.m. Charles Friedman will help us kick off the development of a strategic plan for creating a local “Learning Health System.” He will explain the concept of a Learning Health System on a national scale and how it relates to us as […]

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2014 Free Lecture Series: Goal Setting and Motivation

Setting goals is a powerful way to help improve motivation. Learn how to set and stick to SMART goals to achieve personal success. Our speaker Elizabeth Dall has a masters degree in Exercise Physiology from the University of Utah with an emphasis in wellness coaching. She is a Certified Health Fitness Specialist and Certified Personal […]

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New Electronic Journal Backfiles at Eccles

As part of the Library’s ongoing efforts to replace the print bound journal collection at Eccles with more easily accessible electronic content, we have purchased several e-journal backfiles.

Take a look at our extensive list!

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Why Cholesterol Matters

Tuesday, October 29th from Noon–1 p.m. Classroom A in the School of Medicine You know that cholesterol is an important part of your overall health – but do you know what your numbers really mean? Join us for a free lecture by Hailey Nielson, a certified Health Education Specialist in Preventive Cardiology and Cardiac Rehabilitation […]

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David D. Eckels – Fall 2013 Art Exhibit

You are invited to join us at our Fall 2013 art exhibit at the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library Gallery featuring the photography of David Eckels.   We will celebrate with a presentation and reception on Thursday, September 26th, 3:00-5:00 pm.   All are welcome. Come join us!

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Health Care Reform 101

Wondering how health care reform will affect your patients and clients? Curious how the new insurance marketplace and premium subsidies will work? Do you know how the laws will affect young people, ‘frequent fliers,’ senior citizens, refugees, and people with chronic conditions?   Jason Stevenson, the Education and Communications Director for the Utah Health Policy […]

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Multi-Cultural Family Health Fair & Conference

Saturday August 24th 10am—2pm Family Conference Nutrition and Culture Physical Activity & the impact of Inactivity Mindfulness emotional well-being Bring the kids! Fun & educational activities for children (4-11), and Youth (12-18) …. food …. booths …. giveaways …. prizes! Calvary Baptist Church 1090 S. State Street SLC, UT 84111 Call 801-355-1025 for more information […]

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