Category Archives: Events

Events sponsored or hosted by the library.

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.

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 »

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 »

Art Aloud, Friday, April 6, 2018, 12:30PM

Art Aloud Friday, April 6, 2018, 12:30-1:30PM Synapse Bays, Garden Level, Eccles Health Sciences Library There will be food, friendly company, and the electric energy that comes from sharing original work. RSVP Art Aloud is a spoken word art cafe where you can relax in a casual atmosphere among friends, enjoy refreshments, and sign up …Read More »

“Racism and Discrimination in Medicine” Evening Ethics discussion

Racism and Discrimination in Medicine – When the Physician is the “Victim” with J. Nwando Olayiwola, MD, MPH, FAAFP Date: Thursday, April 5, 2018, 5:00-6:30pm, Garden Level, Eccles Health Sciences Library In this session, Dr. J. Nwando Olayiwola will share her perspective on her article, “Racism in Medicine: Shifting the Power,” our background reading for this …Read More »

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Community Read – Spring 2018

Community Read – Spring 2018 Noon-1:00 PM, Garden Level, Eccles Health Sciences Library RSVP: https://goo.gl/forms/1PoAJ5e93MT7Ui3I2 For the Spring Semester 2018, the Office of Health Equity and Inclusion and the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library Community Read will focus on various communities inviting our facilitators to select a scholarly article that is linked to health …Read More »

Hamburg Time, SLC – Art show and opening reception

How a book, a band, a camera and 10,000 hours translate to 120,000 images of life and data hell. “The Beatles ended up traveling to Hamburg five times between 1960 and the end of 1962…By 1964, they had performed live an estimated 1,200 times…The Hamburg crucible is what set the Beatles apart.” — Malcolm Gladwell …Read More »

U-R-Rad Talks no3

UTAH RESEARCHERS RECOUNT AWESOME DISCOVERIES – Like TED TALKS but with DINNER A light, buffet dinner will be served for the first 100 students who RSVP. Please sign-up to reserve your dinner. (RSVP online) Date: THURSDAY, FEB 15 Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm Location: Skaggs Research Building College of Pharmacy Seating: 200 SPEAKERS Randy Peterson, PhD, …Read More »

African American History Month Presentation Series

African American History Month Presentation Series Thursdays, February 8th, 15th & 22nd, 2018, NOON Lower Level, Eccles Health Sciences Library (EHSL) In honor of African American History Month, the Office of Health Equity and Inclusion (OHEI) and the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library (EHSL) at the University of Utah are pleased to invite you …Read More »

9th Annual Clear the Air Challenge – Eccles Library Pollution Posse

February 1st – 28th. It’s the Clear the Air Challenge — ride public transportation, bike, walk, carpool, or even skip a trip to help reduce emissions from single-occupant vehicles (SOVs) throughout the month of February. Your efforts, collectively add up to improve air quality, reduce traffic congestion and conserve energy in Utah. This winter season …Read More »