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Appy Hour Recaps: March and May

On Tuesday, March 17, Amanda Truong, a School of Medicine student, presented “VisualDx”. VisualDx is a “decision support software designed by clinicians to aid medical professionals in the diagnosis of visually identifiable diseases.” Amanda is very interested in dermatology and discovered the app while working in Ghana with the University of Utah’s Department of Dermatology. […]

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Artist In Residence (AIR) & Photovoice Exhibition at Eccles Library

Please join the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library in welcoming the Artist In Residence (AIR) & Photovoice Exhibition to the main level of the library. Throughout the month of May, Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) patients, caregivers, and staff will exhibit artworks and photos created in the Artist in Residence program and the Photovoice with Adult Cancer Survivors study. The exhibit […]

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Appy Hour, Wednesday, May 6, 2:30-3:30pm

Join Us. Drop In. Come on Over. Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 2:30-3:30 PM Synapse, Garden Level, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library Relax and chat with your colleagues for a mid-afternoon break! Join us for refreshments and conversation. Share your favorite app. Featured App: Check Yourself Presentation at 2:45 PM by Jen Andrus, Health Educator, […]

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Edges of Light: Images of Breast Transformation

Kimberly Myers, Ph.D., associate professor of Humanities and English at Penn State Hershey College of Medicine, and member at the Doctors Kienle Center for Humanistic Medicine, will visit the University of Utah in conjunction with the opening of the traveling art exhibit, “Edges of Light: Images of Breast Transformation.  The exhibit includes photographs by Wendy Palmer […]

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Appy Hour, Tuesday, March 17, 2:00-3:00pm

Join Us. Drop In. Come on Over. Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 2:00-3:00 PM Synapse, Garden Level, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library Relax and chat with your colleagues for a mid-afternoon break! Join us for refreshments and conversation. Share your favorite app. Featured App: VisualDx Presentation at 2:15 PM by Amanda Truong, a School of […]

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Appy Hour Recaps: December 2014 and February 2015

On Friday, December 12, Lisa Carcelli presented “MyFitnessPal”. This app was used during the University of Utah’s Holiday Fitness Challenge. MyFitnessPal is an all-encompassing health tracker. In addition to the fitness and food tracking options, there are several great features. Lisa’s favorite feature is the bar-code scanner to upload food/drink products into her tracker. Give […]

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Appy Hour, Wednesday, February 18, 2:00-3:00pm

Join Us. Drop In. Come on Over. Wednesday, February 18, 2015, 2:00-3:00 PM Synapse, Garden Level, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library Relax and chat with your colleagues for a mid-afternoon break! Join us for refreshments and conversation. Share your favorite app. Featured App: myAir Presentation at 2:15 PM by Steve Packham, PhD, Adjunct Associate […]

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Appy Hour, Friday, December 12, 4:30-5:30pm

Join Us. Drop In. Come on Over. Friday, December 12, 2014, 4:30-5:30 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 and conversation. Share your favorite app. Featured App: MyFitnessPal Presentation at 4:45 PM by Lisa Carcelli, Special Project […]

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Appy Hour Recap- November

On November 14, Minna Wang, presented an app that her Bench-2-Bedside team created. The app is called CHIMP which stands for “Cultural Health Intelligence for Medical Personnel”. We were really excited for their team to present at Appy Hour because they won the Library’s sponsored award for Bench-2-Bedside, the “Sex and Gender Differences Award”. To […]

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Appy Hour Recap- October

On October 10, Swapnil Sawant and Travis Turner, two students from The GApp Lab (Therapeutic Games and Apps Lab) presented two recent projects- Open EHR App and Doodle Health- at Appy Hour.

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