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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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2013 Free Lecture Series: What kind of medical care would you want?

What kind of medical care would you want if you were too ill or hurt to express your wishes? Advance directives are legal documents that allow you to spell out your decisions about care ahead of time. Paula Larsen, Palliative Care Social Worker for University Hospital and Clinics, will provide an overview of the forms, […]

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2013 Free Lecture Series: Spine Health in the Workplace

This free lecture will teach about basic spine anatomy and proper posture.  Learn how to keep your spine healthy (or get it healthy again!) while at work. Shawnee Haws received her Doctor of Physical Therapy from the University of Utah in 2005, and is a certified Pilates instructor and educator.  Her current clinical practice includes […]

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April 10 – LIFT Forum — The U & You; student stories

The Wednesday, April 10 Library and Information Technology Forum features Tony Sams who will present The U & You: An Asynchronous Human Library, a session focused on a project collecting student stories. Please join us in the Eccles Health Sciences Education Building, Room 5100 B at 12:05 p.m. Light refreshments will be served. The U […]

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Menopause Symptoms: What can you do?

2013 Free Lecture Series Menopause Symptoms: What can you do? Angela Deneris, Ph.D., Certified Nurse Midwife and Professor in the College of Nursing, will discuss: The common symptoms of menopause What peri- and post-menopause look like The different medical and alternative treatment options Co-sponsored by the Hope Fox Eccles health Library and the Center of […]

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Mayden Lecture on Health Literacy today: March 28, 2013

Health Literacy: A Vital Pathway to Healthcare Transformation When: March 28, 2013, 1 pm – 4 pm Where: George and Dolores Eccles Institute of Human Genetics Auditorium, 15 North 2030 East, 1st Floor

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Miss the Sex & Gender Differences Research Session?

Don’t worry! You can still see the video here: http://bit.ly/WJ3S9h Access the handouts and the slides here: http://bit.ly/11HIgJo The session covered: What is the difference between sex and gender? How do sex and gender affect health? Why is it important to include sex and gender differences in research? Where can I find more information and […]

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New 30-minute workshops!

Crunched for time? Stop in for Eccles Express! Eccles Express is a short workshop with an overview of the topic where you can learn strategies, steps, or resources you can employ right away. We are pleased to offer the following sessions on Thursdays in April, from 11:30 am-12:00 pm in HSEB 3100D. April 4: Enhancing […]

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March 27 LIFT Forum – Innovation Efforts that Excite!

The Wednesday, March 27 Library and Information Technology Forum features Jean Shipman, Bob Chestnut, Patrick Loftus, Glenn Prestwich and Dave Morrison who will present an overview of some of the innovation efforts on campus. Presenters and their topic include: Jean Shipman, Director Eccles Library: “Innovation and Librarians” – Librarians are a natural innovation partner, as […]

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Ask the Expert Women’s Health series: Nutrition and Your Brain

You are invited to our next presentation on Wednesday March 27th at the Madsen Health Center for our Ask the Expert Women’s Health series. This month’s topic is “Nutrition and Your Brain”. Rachel Jones, Assistant Professor, College of Health at the University of Utah will discuss: the best functional food and nutrients for your brain […]

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