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Appy Hour- March 7, 4-5:30pm

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Join Us. Drop In. Come on Over.

Friday, March 7, 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 Prevent Group B Strep. It will be presented by Carrie L. Byington, M.D., Associate Vice President, Faculty and Academic Affairs, Health Sciences.

Special thanks to our partner, the Office of the Associate Vice President for Faculty and Academic Affairs, for funding refreshments.

BYOD – Bring your own Device!

Mark your calendar for this time every first Friday.

For more information, please visit

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The Remodel of the Garden Level has Begun

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The first phase of the remodel of the Garden Level of the removal of the compact shelving is complete.   Access to this area has been restricted, but other parts of the Garden Level can be reached via the North stairwell and the elevator.  The next phase is imminent!   During this time, there will be increased dust and noise.   Please check the Library’s blog, our Facebook page Facebook or twitter for updates.

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Appy Hour

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For additional/past Appy Hour info, or to suggest an app to feature, visit our Appy hour library guide.

Join Us.   Drop In.  Come on Over.
Friday, February 7, 2014, 4-6 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 – Gain a New Fav!

BYOD – Bring your own Device!

This is our INAUGURAL monthly APP event.

Mark your calendar for this time every first Friday.

Special thanks to our partner – the Office of the Associate Vice President for Faculty and Academic Affairs for funding refreshments for Appy Hour!!

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Presentation: Informatics For The Nationwide Learning Health System

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 an academic medical center.

Dr. Friedman is the director of the University of Michigan health informatics program, and previously was the ONC Deputy National Coordinator and Chief Scientific Officer for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Everyone is welcome to attend, refreshments will be served following the presentation.

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2014 Free Lecture Series: Goal Setting and Motivation

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Setting goals is a powerful way to help improve motivation. Learn how to set and stick to SMART goals to achieve personal success.

Our speaker Elizabeth Dall has a masters degree in Exercise Physiology from the University of Utah with an emphasis in wellness coaching. She is a Certified Health Fitness Specialist and Certified Personal Trainer.

Friday, January 24
Noon to 1 p.m.
Hope Fox Eccles Health Library
Located just off the main lobby in University Hospital (next to Starbucks)

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New Electronic Journal Backfiles at Eccles

new electronic journal backfiles

Updated: 10-29-13

As part of the Library’s ongoing efforts to replace the print bound journal collection at Eccles with more easily accessible electronic content, we have purchased the following e-journal backfiles:

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Why Cholesterol Matters

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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 at University Hospital.

We’ll learn about good vs. bad cholesterol, treatment and prevention of high cholesterol, and healthy recipes to keep your cholesterol in check.

Everyone is welcome, and refreshments will be served. This lecture is a qualifying WellnessNOW activity.

Co-sponsored by the Hope Fox Eccles Health Library and the Hospitals and Clinics Work Wellness Center.

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David D. Eckels – Fall 2013 Art Exhibit


You are invited to join us at our Fall 2013 art exhibit at the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library Gallery featuring the photography of David Eckels.   We will celebrate with a presentation and reception on Thursday, September 26th, 3:00-5:00 pm.   All are welcome.

Come join us!

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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 Project , will provide a detailed overview on how national health care reform will impact Utah in 2014 and beyond. The information will be geared towards medical providers, students, and professionals.

The Utah Health Policy Project is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization, providing informative talks across the state for all audiences.

Everyone is welcome! Light refreshments will be served.

Date: Thursday, September 12th
Time: 12pm-1pm
Location: Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library – History of Medicine Room

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