2011 News Archive

Mutation in Gene Critical for Human Development Linked to Arrhythmia12/27/2011
U of U Health Care's AirMed Begins Full-time Service in South Utah County with New Payson Base12/15/2011
Most Common Causes and Risks for Stillbirth12/13/2011
U of U College of Nursing Programs Receive Highest Level of Accreditation Possible12/12/2011
University of Utah Surgeon Uses New "Bloodless Knife" for First time in Humans 12/09/2011
Huntsman Cancer Institute Awarded Top Honors as Cancer Imaging Facility12/08/2011
Utah Poison Control Center Issues Statement About Recent Studies Concerning Arsenic in Juice Products12/05/2011
U of U Researcher Receives International Recognition for Work in Bleeding Disorders12/02/2011
U of U Health Care Appoints Matthew A. Stein, M.D., as the New Chief of Breast Imaging 12/01/2011
Medical School Names New Vice Deans to Oversee Research and Education12/01/2011
Gene Is First Linked to Herpes-Related Cold Sores11/29/2011
Four Biomedical Informatics Facuty Receive National Awards and Recognition 11/23/2011
U Pharmacy Researcher Awarded $5.7 Million to Sudy Heparin, Other Carbohydrates11/22/2011
U of U Hospitals and Clinics Pharmacy Residency Program to Receive Prestigious ASHP Program Award11/22/2011
Two Nationally Known Cancer Researchers Named Co-Chairs of Oncological Sciences11/21/2011
University of Utah Neuropsychiatric Institute Wins National Patient Satisfaction Award11/16/2011
Epilepsy Drug Development Program Earns $24.5 Million NIH Contract Renewal11/10/2011
U of U Health Care Rehab Center's TRAILS Helps Create Paralympic Sport - Salt Lake City11/08/2011
University of Utah Receives $2.9 Million Grant for Groundbreaking Down Syndrome Research 11/01/2011
Medical and Surgical Directors Appointed for University of Utah Deep Brain Stimulation Program11/01/2011
One of the Nation's Most Promising Young Scientists--U of U Neurobiologist Wins $1.5 million Grant to Study Brain Pathways Related to Obesity, Other Disorders10/31/2011
Will My Breast Cancer Spread?10/25/2011
U of U Hospital Opens New Outpatient Lactation Clinic to Support and Care for Breastfeeding Moms10/20/2011
Utah Researchers Investigate Seizures and Migraine After Brain Injury10/12/2011
World-Renowned U of U Medical Geneticist John M. Opitz, M.D., to Receive 2011 William Allan Award In Human Genetics for Pioneering Work Identifying, Understanding Genetic Syndromes10/07/2011
New Research Supports Alternative Treatment Option for Vocal Fold Paralysis Patients10/06/2011
President Obama Honors U of U Genetic Epidemiology Researcher for Outstanding Early-Career Work09/27/2011
U of U Biochemist, Brenda L. Bass, Ph.D., Wins NIH Pioneer Award to Study Elusive RNA Molecule's Link to Inflammatory Diseases09/22/2011
Good News for Rural Stroke Patients: Virtual Stroke Care Appears Cost-Effective09/16/2011
University of Utah Study: Autism, Intellectual Disabilities Related to Parental Age, Education and Ethnicity, Not Income09/15/2011
A Guided Tour of the Human Brain, From the Inside Out09/12/2011
Families To Enjoy a Week of Fun, Healthy Activities at Be Well Utah09/08/2011
U of U Celebrates Major Expansion of Neuropsychiatric Institute 08/23/2011
University of Utah Hospital Recognized Nationally for Implementing Quality Stroke Care08/16/2011
Thumbing a Ride with Evolution: 'Hitchhiking' Gene Tied to Crohn's Disease08/05/2011
Health Sciences Library Awarded $13.2 Million in Contracts from National Library of Medicine07/27/2011
University of Utah Health Care Partners with Tour of Utah07/21/2011
Mouse Model Sheds Light on Rare Genetic Disorder, Signaling Pathway07/20/2011
U.S. News' Best Hospitals: University of Utah Health Care No. 1 in Salt Lake City, Among Top in Nation07/19/2011
What You Should Know About A New FDA Mesh Warning07/15/2011
Novel Analysis Method Organizes Genomic Cancer Data06/30/2011
New Computational Tool Rapidly Identifies Disease-causing Gene Variations06/23/2011
U of U Researcher says Opioids a Leading Cause of Drug-Related Death in Utah06/10/2011
Edward B. Clark, M.D., Receives Top Pediatrics Leadership Award06/03/2011
Teamwork Key to Identifying Toddlers At Risk for Autism Syndrome Disorder06/01/2011
Tips to Teen Proof Your Home This Summer06/01/2011
New Senior Vice President for Health Sciences Brings Distinguished Record in Medicine, Research From NYU05/18/2011
Zebrafish Models Identify High-Risk Genetic Features in Patients with Leukemia05/10/2011
Autism Spectrum Disorder Prevalence Higher Than Expected 05/06/2011
U of U Health Care, Intermountain Healthcare Launch nuMoM2b Study with New Mom Baby Shower05/05/2011
Ten Minutes Can Save Your Life05/04/2011
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Is Not Related to XMRV Retrovirus, Comprehensive Study Finds05/04/2011
Jon and Karen Huntsman Make $41 Million Donation to Cancer Research04/21/2011
Renowned U of U Researchers in AIDS and Electrochemistry Elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences04/21/2011
Study Shows Airway Obstructions Rare in Babies with Apparent Life-Threatening Events04/19/2011
A Blood Test to Predict Women at Risk for Giving Preterm Birth04/18/2011
Experts Author a New Book Exploring Unique Challenges Facing Women with Diabetes 04/15/2011
U of U Physician Inducted as President of American Academy of Pain Medicine04/13/2011
Scientists Find Potential Benefit of Hypericin for Recurrent Brain Tumors04/08/2011
Researchers Discover Novel Association Between Parkinson's Disease and Prostate Cancer04/06/2011
Utah Selected as One of 15 Sites to Engage Nurses in U.S. Health Care Transformation04/05/2011
The John A. Moran Eye Center Approved for New Vision Institute04/01/2011
U Cardiologist Partners with Apa Sherpa to Educate Public About Heart Health03/31/2011
U of U Health Care Takes Top Spot in U.S. News & World Report's First Metro Hospital Rankings03/30/2011
Two Physician-Scientists' Seminal Research Earns Election to Association of American Physicians03/17/2011
U.S. News Ranks U of U Among the Best in Physician Assistant, Primary Care, Nursing, Pharmacy, and Physical Therapy Training03/15/2011
University of Utah Health Care Debuts iPhone App to Access Patient Medical Records 03/10/2011
U of U Surgeons Implant Miniature Artificial Heart Device03/08/2011
Drug May Slow Kidney Disease in Patients with Diabetic Nephropathy03/07/2011
Obesity Adds to Pain in Fibromyalgia Patients03/01/2011
New Clinic to Address Long-Term Complications of Childhood Cancer Treatment02/28/2011
Award-Winning Study Redefines Dosage of Anti-Coagulant Drug for Burn Patients02/23/2011
U of U Health Care's Rehab Services Unveils Device to Help Patients Get Back on the Road02/18/2011
Center on Aging Retreat to Feature Experts in Patient-Centered Medical Home, Transitional Care02/17/2011
Internal Medicine Grand Rounds: New Anti-Clotting Drug02/04/2011
Remembering August L. "Larry" Jung, M.D., Pioneering Neonatologist 01/05/2011