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#AskSolve

Ask and solve daily problems! How can you participate? Ask: Identify a problem by using #asksolve on Twitter. Ask: See a problem or design flaw? Tweet it and use #asksolve. Solve: If you have a solution, simply reply to another person’s #asksolve tweet. We hope that this hashtag will spark ideas for new solutions, especially […]

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Class Matters: Book Discussions

The Office of Health Equity and Inclusion and the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library invite you to the first annual UUHS Community Read. As we explore various aspects of difference, please join us as we critically examine the impact of class on health by reading Class Matters. Sessions will be facilitated by faculty topic experts.

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January Appy Hour Recap

On Wednesday, January 6, 2016, Appy Hour traveled to the University Hospital’s Pharmacy conference room. Erin Fox, the Director of Drug Information Services, demoed both the web-based and app versions of Micromedex and LexiComp.

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Appy Hour- January 6, 2016, 2-3pm

College of Pharmacy Grand Rounds Wednesday, January 6, 2016, 2:00-3:00 PM Hospital Pharmacy Conference room (A-050) Relax and chat with your College of Pharmacy colleagues for a mid-afternoon coffee and cookie break! Drug-related apps and a few other apps will be shared. For more information, please visit http://bit.ly/UAppyHour. Special thanks to our partner – the […]

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December Appy Hour Education Recap

On Wednesday, December 16, Appy Hour Education attendees learned about Apple’s ResearchKit. ResearchKit is an open source software framework for researchers to create new apps for their research projects. The apps can reach a broader audience and engage more patients in health studies. Patients can learn about the study, sign consent forms, and participant in […]

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Appy Hour Education: ResearchKit

Wednesday, December 16, 2015, 2:00-3:00pm followed by Q&A with refreshments Health Sciences Education Building (HSEB), Room 2600 The guest speaker, Dr. Lina Lander is the lead liaison for research institutions at Apple Inc., in this role she works on innovative projects to advance universities’ research, teaching, and service initiatives. Dr. Lander will share a few […]

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Judges Needed for Games4Health Challenge

The 2016 Games4Health Challenge is looking for 60 judges among UofU faculty and staff and various sponsors. As a judge, you would evaluate around 5 student team entries over a 10 day period in March 2016. All entries are in the form of two videos, one a 90 second Tease Video and the other a […]

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Collaboration on an Open Source Code App

This is the last blog post honoring the International Open Access Week. This post will focus on EHSL collaboration with The GApp Lab to create an open source app.

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Games4Health Challenge Registration is Open

Games4Health is an annual $60K competition for student innovations that drive healthier lives through games that people love.

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Free Online Tools for Collaboration

Explore these free online tools that will make collaborating much easier! Share documents and files via Box You may already be familiar with Dropbox or Google Drive and the concept is the same for Box. The big difference is that Box is HIPAA and FERPA compliant. Because the University of Utah has partnered with Box […]

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