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Jeff Pettey, MD, Named Vice Chair of Education, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

February 09, 2018

Moran Eye Center CEO Randall J Olson says the new position emphasizes the importance of the department's educational mission.... Read more

University Hospital Earns CMS’s 5-Star Rating for Overall Quality

January 04, 2018

University Hospital has earned the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services 5-Star rating for overall quality... Read more

University of Utah Health’s Cardiologist Stavros Drakos, MD, Named On Forbes’ “Physician Honor Roll”

December 05, 2017

University of Utah Health cardiologist Stavros Drakos, MD, PhD, FACC is one of 27 cardiologists across the country being recognized by Forbes as an exemplary physician in the field of cardiology. ... Read more

David Turok awarded a five-year Mid-Career Investigator Award in Patient-Oriented Research

October 13, 2017

David Turok MD MPH, Associate Professor and Family Planning Division Director in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology has been awarded a five-year Mid-Career Investigator Award in Patient-Oriented Research (K24) from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD). ... Read more

Making Their Mark: Moran Docs Recognized By ARVO, ASCRS

June 01, 2017

Two of the nation’s top associations in the field of ophthalmology honored John A. Moran Eye Center physicians and researchers in May for their leadership and work.... Read more

Dr. Alessandra Angelucci Receives NIH Grant

October 20, 2016

Moran Researcher, Alessandra Angelucci, MD, PhD, is one of four faculty members from the University of Utah to receive Neurotechnologies grants from the National Institutes of Health BRAIN Initiatives.... Read more

Moran at AAO 2016: Awards, Presentations, & Contributions

October 20, 2016

Moran physicians receive honors and are major educational contributors at this year’s AAO Meeting in Chicago.... Read more

University of Utah Health Care Ranks No. 1 Nationally in Quality, Accountability After 6 Years in Top 10

September 30, 2016

For seven years running, University of Utah Health Care (UUHC) has ranked among the nation’s top 10 academic medical centers in quality, safety and accountability. This year, the U has risen to the top.... Read more

Huntsman Cancer Institute One of the Top in the Nation; University of Utah Hospital Best in Utah, according to latest U.S. News & World Report Rankings

August 02, 2016

U.S. News & World Report has released its 2016-2017 Best Hospital Rankings and named University of Utah’s Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) one of the top 50 cancer hospitals in the country. ... Read more

University of Utah Receives Top Ranking in Hospital Compare Survey

July 28, 2016

The federal government's Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released its annual quality rankings of hospitals and awarded University of Utah Hospital four stars, the highest ranking in Utah. ... Read more

Randall J Olson, MD Honored at ASCRS

May 09, 2016

Dr. Olson received the Jan Worst Medal Lecture at the annual ASCRS meeting in New Orleans on May 8, 2016.... Read more

Albert T. Vitale, MD, Receives Humanitarian Award

March 05, 2016

Dr. Albert Vitale received a prestigious Humanitarian award from the Utah Ophthalmology Society for his exemplary service to the local, national, and/or international community.... Read more

Alan S. Crandall, MD Honored with AGS Humanitarian Award

February 25, 2016

Dr. Alan Crandall received a prestigious Humanitarian award from the American Glaucoma Society for his work in underprivileged areas around the globe. ... Read more


February 05, 2016

Mary Elizabeth Hartnett, MD, FACS, FARVO has been named the 2016 recipient of the Paul Henkind Memorial Lecture and Award by the Macula Society.... Read more

Geoff Tabin, MD, Honored with Biosnytrx Thornton Humanitarian Award

January 19, 2016

Dr. Geoff Tabin received Biosyntrx Thornton Humanitarian Award.... Read more

Video game helps treat and diagnose lazy eye in children

December 11, 2015

University of Utah students win national competition for video game completely controlled by eye movement.... Read more

Moran Eye Center Physicians Receive Lifetime Achievement Awards

November 20, 2015

Drs. Randall J Olson and Nick Mamalis received AAO's Lifetime Achievement Awards earlier in November. ... Read more

Moran Eye Center Congratulates Cecinio “Nikko” Ronquillo, Jr., MD, PhD, Recipient of the 2016 Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) Scholar Award

November 09, 2015

Dr. Nikko Ronquillo was awarded the prestigious 2016 ARCS Foundation’s Randall J Olson Scholar Award. This award will enable Nikko to continue his research during his residency. ... Read more

Making Genetics Understandable

January 28, 2015

Louisa Stark, the director of the Genetic Science Learning Center, has been awarded the Genetics Society of America’s Elizabeth W. Jones Award for Excellence in Education. ... Read more

Woodward Honored as Outstanding Educator

January 20, 2015

Paula Woodward named Outstanding Educator of the Year by the Radiological Society of North America. ... Read more

American College of Medical Informatics Honors Dr. Julio Facelli

December 19, 2014

Dr. Julio Facelli has been elected as a 2014 Fellow to the American College of Medical Informatics (ACMI) by the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA). ... Read more

Cardiologist Awarded Master Clinician Award

December 19, 2014

Dr. James Fang is awarded the Laennec Master Clinician Award from the American Heart Association. ... Read more

University of Utah Health Care Best in Class Five Years Running

October 24, 2014

(Salt Lake City) University of Utah Health Care (UUHC) ranks among the nation's top academic medical centers, having won the University HealthSystem Consortium's (UHC) Quality Leadership Award now five years running-- a winning streak matched by only one other health system in the US.... Read more

Shawn Nelson Named Health Care Hero by Utah Business Magazine

October 02, 2014

Shawn Nelson, John A. Moran Eye Center Marketing Manager, has been named an official 2014 ?Health Care Hero? in Community Outreach by Utah Business magazine. ... Read more

Geoffrey Tabin, MD, awarded the first John E. and Marva M. Warnock Presidential Endowed Chair in Ophthalmology

May 06, 2014

Geoffrey Tabin, MD, was awarded and celebrated as the first John E. and Marva M. Warnock Presidential Endowed Chair in Ophthalmology, May 30, 2014. ... Read more

Randall J. Olson Receives 2014 Rosenblatt Prize

May 02, 2014

Randall J. Olson, MD, professor and chair of ophthalmology and visual sciences and CEO of the John A. Moran Eye Center at the University of Utah, was honored at the commencement ceremonies with the Rosenblatt Prize for Excellence, the U's most prestigious award. ... Read more

Mary Elizabeth Hartnett, MD, Honored by Women in Ophthalmology

April 28, 2014

Mary Elizabeth Hartnett, MD, has been named the 2014 recipient of the Women in Ophthalmology (WIO) Scientific Contribution Award. ... Read more

Robert E. Marc, PhD, Receives Retina Research Foundation's 2014 Paul Kayser International Award in Retina Research

April 18, 2014

Robert E. Marc, PhD, director of research, John A. Moran Eye Center, has been named by the International Society of Eye Research (ISER) as the recipient of the Houston, Texas-based Retina Research Foundation's 2014 Paul Kayser International Award in Retina Research.... Read more

Jim Gilman, CRA, FOPS, Receives Three Awards for Ophthalmic Photography at AAO

November 20, 2013

As the Project Administrator of Ophthalmic Imaging at the Moran Eye Center, Jim Gilman has established a reputation for both technical mastery and artistic skill, winning more than 40 awards for his work since 1982.... Read more

Moran CNRA, PhD Student Tatjana Bevans Receives Award for Research on New Form of Anesthesia Delivery

May 07, 2012

Tatjana Bevans, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) and PhD student, has been a named by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists Foundation as a 2014 AANA Foundation Doctoral Fellow for her project titled Bioavailability and therapeutically controllable effect site concentrations of ester-based anesthetic agents via inhalation.... Read more