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Monthly Archives: April 2018

Exploring VR and AR at the EHSL

I have a cool job. I’m a student intern at the Eccles Health Sciences Library. I seek out emerging technologies–things like virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR)–and then I play with them. These are fringe technologies that didn’t exist 5 years ago, but increasingly, healthcare providers and researchers are seeing the potential of tech-assisted …Read More »

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Library Award Given to Bench-2-Bedside Team 2018

Endo-Grip team win $2000 Library Award The Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library and the J. Willard Marriott Library co-sponsor the annual $2000 Library Award given at the Bench-2-Bedside Competition Night. This year, the Library Award went to the Endo-Grip team. One of the members of Endo-Grip, Amir Ali Ghaffarian, spoke to us about his team and his experience. Who makes …Read More »

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Therapy dogs return May 2nd!

Therapy dogs are coming to the library May 2nd! From 11:00 am to 1:00 pm in the Eccles Health Sciences Library (Main Level), plan to destress and make a new furry friend, thanks to the Therapy Animals of Utah.

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Layers of Medicine – Artwork by Medical Students

April 17 – May 18, 2018 Main and Upper Levels, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library Open during Library Hours The Eccles Health Sciences Library (EHSL) is now featuring the Layers of Medicine exhibit of art created by medical school students enrolled in the Layers of Medicine course which addresses the human elements of healthcare …Read More »

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Introducing… Tisha Mentnech

Tisha Mentnech joined as faculty at the Eccles Health Sciences Library (EHSL) in November 2017.  Tisha is a librarian within the research and education department at EHSL. In this position she will develop research reproducibility and open science education strategy for the institution, contribute to data management planning and big data initiatives on campus, and …Read More »

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Climate Changes Health Series

Join us for two session screenings and discussions The Eccles Health Sciences Library is presenting two (2) screenings and discussions on relevant issues related to climate and health. The sessions are part of Earth Week, hosted by the EHSL Green Team. Creating the Healthiest Nation: Climate Changes Health Recordings from the 2017 American Public Health Association Annual …Read More »

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