Covid 19

Scientists trace earliest cases of COVID-19 to market in Wuhan, China

The finding aligns with early reports that live animals sold at the Huanan Seafood Wholesale Market were the likely source of the pandemic.


Get a COVID-19 booster shot

University of Utah Human Resources and the College of Nursing are co-hosting a drive-thru COVID booster shot clinic in the Rice-Eccles Stadium parking lot on Thursday, June 23 from 2–5 p.m.


An Asian woman holds up a sign that says Stop Asian Hate.

The 2020 surge of anti-Asian hate language

Clusters of hateful tweets spread across the contiguous U.S. that varied in size, strength distribution and location.


University of Utah 2022 Commencement returns—in person

The U will celebrate 8,609 graduates.


SCALE-UP supports COVID testing in underserved communities

New initiatives awarded $4.7 million to encourage COVID-19 testing in communities and schools.


InfectED on campus, in the community and beyond

The student-led university club is focused on educating everyone on infectious diseases.


College of Nursing to expand enrollment by 25%

Additional personnel devoted to this increase in students will include full-time faculty, adjunct faculty, a student advisor, a clinical placement coordinator and patient simulation specialists.


Convalescent plasma could lower hospitalization risk for newly infected COVID-19 patients

Early treatment with plasma extracted from recovered individuals reduces the need for hospitalization by more than 50%, according to a new nationwide clinical trial.


Employee health care at Red Med

The Red Med Clinic provides non-emergent services for basic health care needs and acute illnesses.


Using collaborative artwork to heal from COVID-19 pandemic

Personal mementos and stories, combined with clean medical waste and COVID vaccine vials, will be used to create a mixed-media mosaic for display on campus.