Patients withhold life-threatening issues from doctors

Facing the threat of domestic violence, being a survivor of sexual assault, struggling with depression or thoughts of suicide are four topics that are difficult to broach with anyone. Including those who can help you.

Here to stay: The era of telehealth

The premise is about making health care more convenient, easier to access and ultra-consumer-centered.

Teaching Resources

More Evidence that Active Learning Trumps Lecturing By: Maryellen Weimer, Ph.D. The June-July issue of “The Teaching Professor” newsletter highlights a study you donโ€™t want to miss. Itโ€™s a meta-analysis of 225 studies that compare STEM classes taught using various active learning approaches with classes taught via lecture. Read about how “the results indicate that […]

When bright minds turn dark

With mental health concerns among college students on the rise, the U provides a lifeline.


A group of University of Utah student volunteers for Connect2Health are linking underserved patients to local health resources.

Understanding female infertility

Researchers identify genes associated with polycystic ovary syndrome.

Mysterious vaping illness markers identifiedย 

The finding may allow doctors toย definitivelyย diagnose the nascent syndromeย more quickly and provideย the rightย treatment sooner. It could also provide clues into the causesย of the new and mysterious condition.