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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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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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Images: Where can you find them and what’s legal?

Update: resources from this class are linked below. Need to find the right image for your presentation? Once you find it, do you know how you can use it? This short workshop will cover Fair Use, Public Domain, Creative Commons and other issues in the use of images for teaching and presentations. Please join us […]

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Sex and Gender Differences Research Guide

Do you incorporate sex and gender differences in your research? Would you like to know more about sex and gender differences research? We’ve built a research guide to help you learn more. This guide includes information about what sex and gender differences research is, funding resources and information on women’s health. Find it here: http://campusguides.lib.utah.edu/sexandgender […]

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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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Sex and Gender Differences Research: Think About It

The Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, in collaboration with six partners, received a grant from the Office of Research on Women’s Health (ORWH) and the National Library of Medicine of the NIH to highlight and extend the wealth of resources available from the NIH and its Institutes and Centers on sex and gender differences […]

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Sex and Gender Differences Research – Informational Session

The Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library and the Health Sciences Student Council (HSSC) welcome you to an informational session. Join us: March 20, 2013 from 12:00 – 1:00 pm in the Health Sciences Education Building (HSEB), room 3515 B. We will enjoy light refreshments and learn: What is the difference between sex and gender? […]

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Future of higher education – Radio West from KUER

This week of March 4th, Radio West runs a series “in partnership with the Hinckley Institute of Politics, about the future of higher education.” See http://radiowest.kuer.org/ to listen to programs

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It’s Oscar Time

Get your own health care Oscar by participating in our video contest sponsored by the University of Utah’s Health Literacy Interest Group. 1. Register a team by March 4th. Email Erica Lake: erica.lake@utah.edu 2. Create a 30-second to 1-minute public service announcement. Choose any health literacy issue, such as: Failure to take medications correctly Overuse […]

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