National Institutes of Health

SCALE-UP supports COVID testing in underserved communities

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

Humans of the U: Kebba Kah

“It has been rewarding to pursue my passion and help with the pandemic response at the same time.”

Mentoring is key for improving equity in research grant funding

Grant-writing mentoring can help scientists from underrepresented groups overcome research funding disparities.

Could asthma be preventable?

A new grant will fund research into air pollution and asthma.

Imagining a world without diabetes

An initiative at University of Utah Health aims to improve the lives of people with diabetes, which affects nearly 10% of America’s population.

Restoring hearing loss

U engineers are part of team to improve technology for the deaf.

Healing chronic pain and opioid addiction

Eric Garland, associate dean for research at the College of Social Work, has been appointed to a Multidisciplinary Working Group focused on a $1.1 billion federal effort to speed scientific solutions to stem the opioid crisis.


U’s Eric Garland offers insights at NIH meeting on using mindfulness as intervention for pain.


The College of Health at University of Utah Health has been awarded a six-year, $6.5 million grant to study non-drug treatment of back pain among active duty members of the military.


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