Utah Department of Health

Vaccinated or unvaccinated: Campus community is encouraged to mask up

Don’t just do it for you. Do it for U.


Test to play and to stay

COVID-19 testing allowed for the completion of 95% of more than 11,000 high school extracurricular competition events.


Humans of the U: Sharon Talboys

“Now that the vaccine is becoming more accessible, my team is also promoting and educating people about the vaccine.”


Protecting older adults against COVID-19

The vaccine is about 50-55% effective in preventing symptomatic COVID-19 after the first dose.


Keeping each other safe with quarantine and isolation

There are some changes to the length of quarantine.


Could asthma be preventable?

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


AIDING INFANTS AT RISK FOR HEARING LOSS

University and Utah Department of Health researchers’ new study finds a Utah law has led to increased early identification of infants with hearing loss due to a congenital infection.


ESCAPING VIOLENCE

New report from the S.J. Quinney College of Law focuses on remedies to help protect migrant women from domestic violence and sexual assault.