Health & Medicine

Free mental health workshop

Learn how to cope with stress, anxiety and depression during this four-week, online workshop open to faculty, staff and students.


Free facilitated drop-in meditations

Drop-in for a free facilitated 30-minute meditation session starting May 11, 2020.


Fall 2020 Semester instructional guidelines

COVID-19 is changing the way classes will happen.


COVID-19 complication clues

An overactive defense response may lead to increased blood clotting, disease severity and death from COVID-19, but a naturally occurring protein may quiet that response.


Science writer :isa Potter talks with professor Massood Tabib-Azar about the portable, reusable COVID-19 testing device that he is developing

Developing a device to detect COVID-19

Science writer Lisa Potter talks with professor Massood Tabib-Azar about the portable, reusable COVID-19 testing device that he is developing.


A screenshot from the video of Arnulfo "Tuna" Tunon-Ortiz talking to camera.

From Mexico to Utah

Hear the story of neuroscience graduate student Arnulfo “Tuna” Tunon-Ortiz’s incredible journey.


Protecting and reopening the U: Dr. Ed Clark to lead COVID safety and protection

The evolving COVID-19 Safety and Protection program draws on expertise from all segments of the university.


Photo of four people wearing masks, standing several feet apart with fingers held up in "u" shape in front of piles of donated supplies such as water and toilet paper.

Supporting the Navajo Nation

U of U Health and community partners provide essential supplies for the Navajo Nation during COVID-19 pandemic.


Electronic health records fail to detect up to 33% of medication errors

In tests using simulated medical records, the researchers found that EHR systems consistently failed to detect errors that could injure or kill patients.


The U leads national study of COVID-19 effects on pregnancy

The study asks if changes to health care delivery have resulted in higher rates of pregnancy-related complications and cesarean delivery.