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Feb 19, 2017 - When Lehi resident Steve Bailey got his handicap parking tag several years ago, its permanent status and January 2017 expiration date made his family chuckle. It was a date they weren’t quite sure Steve, who has the genetic disease alpha- 1 antitrypsin deficiency and was in need of a double lung transplant, would make it to.
Jan 05, 2017 - A new study suggests that feeding your baby peanut-type food, like peanut butter mixed with water, at only 4-6 months old is likely to prevent them from developing a peanut allergy later in life.
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Each year University of Utah Health Sciences features young investigators whose innovative research is making an impact. On Dec 8, three KL2 and VPCAT scholars were highlighted at this years’ event. Each gave engaging, lively presentations explaining their research and how their lives led them to where they are today.
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Congratulations to Lance Pfleiger. He will present his research on December 6: “Uncertainty Quantification in Breast Cancer Risk Prediction Models using Self-Reported Family Health History”
Whether taken for a certificate of completion, or as part of a focused elective track for any of our current MBA offerings, these courses offer knowledge and skills in biodesign from beginning to end.
Pediatric Research using Integrated Sensor Technology (PRISMS): Applying Sensor Technology and Informatics to Better Understand Asthma, Sward KA, Bui AAT, Ambite JL, Dellarco M, Facelli JC, Guilliland FD (2016), presented at 2016 AMIA Annual Symposium, Chicago, IL. Patient Identity Matching for Health Information Exchange between Poison Control Centers and Emergency Departments, Pallavi Ranade-Kharkar, Mollie Cummins, Sid Thornton, Guilherme Del Fiol, Darren Mann, Heather Bennett
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March is Eye Donor Month
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Delirium: When You Should Be Concerned About Confusion
Everyone forgets where they put their keys or if they closed the garage door, but when do forgetfulness and confusion become a bigger problem, and how can we detect it?Read More
The New Battle Against Addiction
Utah holds the dubious honor of ranking seventh in cases of opioid drug overdoseRead More