Category Archives: Announcements

Women’s Week: Inspiring a Movement March 8-12

Women’s Week is an annual, weeklong event focused on the issues and challenges faced by those who identify as female or women. Topics are relevant to today’s socioeconomic and political climate, intersectionality and cultural movements. Women’s Week is planned by a volunteer committee of students, faculty, and staff collaborating across the university. All are welcome to get involved and participate!

Community Read: Black Man In A White Coat, Jan 26 – Feb 23

“Black Man in a White Coat” examines the complex ways in which both black doctors and patients must navigate the difficult and often contradictory terrain of race and medicine. As Tweedy transforms from student to practicing physician, he discovers how often race influences his encounters with patients. Through their stories, he illustrates the complex social, cultural, and economic factors at the root of many health problems in the black community.

COVID-19 Testing – Spring Semester and Vaccine Progress & Availability

Spring Semester Testing ALL STUDENTS, FACULTY AND STAFF For symptomatic or confirmed exposure (via contact tracing) University students, faculty or staff with COVID-19 symptoms or confirmed exposure should call the University of Utah Health.

October 7, 2020 Vice Presidential Debate: EHSL and EHSEB Building Access and Closure

  October 7 EHSL access: 3 pm – the building will be locked and closed. No card access until October 8 at 9 am. October 7 EHSEB access: • 3 pm – the building will be locked. • 5 pm – the building will close. – no card access even if you normally have it …Read More »

Welcome (back) Students! We’re Here for You!

The Eccles Health Sciences Library is here for you! We’re here to make your life easier by providing you with resources and instruction that will help you be a better doctor, dentist, pharmacist, nurse, physical therapist, physician assistant… whatever you’re coming to school for!

Tree of Hippocrates Education Studio Opens August 3rd

The Eccles Health Sciences Library will resume taking reservations for the Tree of Hippocrates Education Studio in conjunction with the library’s August 3rd re-opening. THE Studio will be available to students, staff, and faculty on a reservation-only basis Monday through Friday, 9am-3pm beginning on August 3rd.