Latest University of Utah School of Medicine Stories

2014-02-18 08:31:16

Former Intermountain Healthcare Leader and Loma Linda University Researcher Brings Decades of Quality Improvement Expertise to Company SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Catalyst, the leader in healthcare data warehousing and analytics, today announced the appointment of Bryan Oshiro, MD as chief medical officer. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140217/MM66628LOGO) Dr. Oshiro, currently an Associate Professor at Loma Linda University School of...

2013-02-27 10:25:50

University of Utah study uses unique database to find ties to SSIs in families An estimated 300,000 U.S. patients get surgical site infections every year, and while the causes are varied, a new University of Utah study suggests that some who get an infection can blame it partly on their genes. In the Feb. 19, 2013, online edition of the journal Wound Repair and Regeneration, researchers from the University´s School of Medicine show through a study of families in the Utah Population...

2010-06-01 04:00:00

American Academy of Physician Assistants Names Donald M. Pedersen, Ph.D., PA-C, Outstanding PA of the Year ATLANTA, June 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Donald M. Pedersen, Ph.D., PA-C, of Salt Lake City, Utah, received the American Academy of Physician Assistants' 2010 Outstanding PA of the Year Award at the organization's 38th Annual Physician Assistant Conference in Atlanta yesterday. Pedersen has shaped PA education at the University of Utah School of Medicine for more than three...

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