University of Utah Health

Age and high BMI associated with sperm cell irregularities

New research suggests that abnormalities associated with aging sperm cells might be exacerbated by elevated body mass index.


SCALE-UP supports COVID testing in underserved communities

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


Autism support for the Black community

A study reports the effectiveness of a support system for, and developed by, Black parents of children with autism.


Preventing web-like NETs from clogging blood vessels could improve stroke outcomes

Research in mice suggests a window of opportunity to prevent additional brain damage following a stroke.


Phase 2 activities continue in sweeping finance system overhaul

The project teams have made significant progress during Phase I.


Finding meaning through storytelling

Join the U’s Health Resiliency Center, Center for Health Ethics, Arts and Humanities and UtahPresents at “Healthcare Stories” on March 24 at 7 p.m.


Spring 2022 COVID update

After spring break, masks will no longer be required in indoor spaces on the main campus.


West Valley vision

A new model for partnering with and supporting our community.


U of U Health gets support from the U.S. Navy

The 30-day deployment will allow the hospital to open beds and reschedule surgical procedures that were put on hold during the latest COVID-19 surge.


What is the ‘new normal’ of COVID-19?

We should still strive to use common sense when it comes to masks as part of the new normal.