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Appy Hour- Friday, September 5, 4:30-6:00pm*

Join Us. Drop In. Come on Over. Friday, September 5, 2014, 4:30-6:00 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. The featured app is In Case of Crisis. September is the National […]

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2014 Free Lecture Series: Preventing and Managing Diabetes

Wednesday, July 16, 2014, noon – 1 p.m. Hope Fox Eccles Health Library (next to Starbucks in University Hospital) Guest Speaker: Meg Graf, M.S., R.D., C.D. Meg E. Graf is a Registered Dietitian and Diabetes Educator at the Utah Diabetes and Endocrinology Center. Meg has also worked as Renal Dietitian specializing in hemodialysis, and is […]

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Appy Hour Recap- June

On June 6 at Appy Hour, Wayne Hendrix, a third year medical student in the School of Medicine at the University of Utah, presented two medical calculation apps. The apps are MedCalc and ABG Acid-Base Eval. Wayne uses both of these medical calculator apps in rotations. MedCalc (picture on the left) is a board calculator […]

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Appy Hour- Friday, June 6, 4:00-5:30pm

Join Us. Drop In. Come on Over. Friday, June 6, 2014, 4-5:30 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. An APP (or two) will be highlighted. The featured app is ABG […]

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2014 Free Lecture Series: What’s on Your Plate?

A Realistic Approach to Healthier Eating Wednesday, June 4th, 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. Hope Fox Eccles Health Library Why Local? Why Organic? How is Nutrition Related to Overall Health? Speakers: Juliann Cook Jeppsen, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, University Neuropsychiatric Institute Juliann has conducted research in the areas of intuitive eating and the role that […]

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2014 Free Lecture Series: Spring into Fitness

Active Doctors and Nurses: Motivation From University of Utah Health Care Staff Friday, May 30th, noon–1 p.m. HSEB 4100B Speakers: Bethany Lewis, M.D., Instructor, Department of Dermatology Bethany is an avid runner, pursuing competitive ultrarunning. She also cross country skis and, has dabbled in ski-mountaineering racing. Christopher Hull, M.D., Instructor, Department of Dermatology Christopher is […]

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Appy Hour Recap- April

On April 4 at Appy Hour, Rich Interdonato, PhD,  from the Department of Health Promotion and Education, College of Health, presented an anatomy cadaver lab app. The app is called AnatomyLab and is available on Android, iOS, and Nook. Dr. Interdonato worked with a team to produce AnatomyLab for the Android version. AnatomyLab was one […]

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Appy Hour- Friday, April 4, 4:00-5:30pm

Join Us. Drop In. Come on Over. Friday, April 4, 2014, 4-5:30 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. An APP (or two) will be highlighted. The featured app is AnatomyLab. […]

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Appy Hour Recap- March

On March 7 at Appy Hour, Carrie L. Byington, M.D., Associate Vice President, Faculty and Academic Affairs, Health Sciences, presented an app about Group B Strep. The app is called Prevent Group B Strep and is available on Android and iOS. Dr. Byington worked with a team of professionals to move the 2010 Guidelines for […]

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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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