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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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Presentation: Informatics For The Nationwide Learning Health System

Monday, January 27, 2014 Eccles Institute of Human Genetics first floor auditorium 1:45 p.m. Charles Friedman will help us kick off the development of a strategic plan for creating a local “Learning Health System.” He will explain the concept of a Learning Health System on a national scale and how it relates to us as […]

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Why Cholesterol Matters

Tuesday, October 29th from Noon–1 p.m. Classroom A in the School of Medicine You know that cholesterol is an important part of your overall health – but do you know what your numbers really mean? Join us for a free lecture by Hailey Nielson, a certified Health Education Specialist in Preventive Cardiology and Cardiac Rehabilitation […]

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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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