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Climate Changes Health and Health Equity – Community Read/Journal Club – Fall 2019

Tuesdays at Noon,   September 24th – November 19th, 2019 EHSL 29/30, Lower Level, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, Map & Directions RSVP – Light lunch will be served.  Co-Sponsors:  Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library and Office of Health Equity and Inclusion Climate change is a significant threat to health and health equity. In …Read More »

Elizabeth Frakes to Join Eccles Librarian Team

I am delighted to announce that Elizabeth T. Frakes, MSIS, will be joining the Eccles Health Sciences Library faculty as an Assistant Librarian for Clinical Services October 1, 2019. Elizabeth comes from Vanderbilt University Medical Center where she has given extensive training on systematic reviews, literature searching, and biomedical databases. She has assisted clinical staff …Read More »

Dermasphere: New Podcast by U Faculty Member

Dr. Luke Johnson standing outside THE Studio in the Eccles Health Sciences Library

With no sub-discipline of dermatology off the table, the podcast, Dermasphere, goes into all things concerned with the branch of medicine that diagnoses and treats skin disorders. Recent episodes have covered sunscreens, skin cancer, fad diets, mustaches, and Merino Wool. Luke Johnson, MD, Assistant Professor of Dermatology at the University of Utah’s School of Medicine, …Read More »

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THE “One Button” Studio is ready to go whenever you are!

One Button at THE Studio

This is a guest blog post by Olivia Soehner, educator, after visiting T.H.E. Studio The Tree of Hippocrates Education “One Button” Studio is ready to go whenever you are!  THE One Button Studio is capable of serving all of your media needs with the touch of a button.  Simply insert a flashdrive, plug it in, …Read More »

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Menstrual products now in all library bathrooms

menstral products available at library

In an effort to increase menstrual equity, the library now offers menstrual products, for free, in all restrooms (and the city has adopted a similar service). Like toilet paper, health products should be readily available for all who need them, and it’s very common for periods to unexpectedly start. In most states, including Utah, tampons …Read More »