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Op/Ed: Increasing Primary Care Workforce is Key Step in Medicare Reform

"The national dialogue on the 'fiscal cliff' brings into question the long-term sustainability of Medicare as the primary source of medical care for older adults in the United

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Opinion: Who’s guarding the pollution henhouse?

A recent audit of Utah's Division of Radiation Control generated news coverage as well as some debate.  In an op/ed piece in the

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Opinion: Utah is delivering a new breed of doctor

Opinions about how to reform medical care in the United States abound. Here's an approach that moves beyond opinion with real action. "What's underway in Utah is groundbreaking

Why Did I Get Leukemia?

By Jaehee Yi, Assistant Professor, College of Social Work, University of Utah; with assistance from Jonghee Kim, PhD Student, College of Social Work, University of Utah [caption

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Bike to the U Day is a Two-fer This Year

As the largest employer in Salt Lake County, the University of Utah's Commuter Services Department has embraced alternative transportation solutions for more than two decades. Among a host of

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Biology, Civil Engineering & Design Convene Around the Carrot

"For nearly 15 years, University of Utah students have transformed two patches of their campus from sprawling green lawns into productive vegetable gardens..." according to a paper in

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Get Tested! June 27th is National HIV Testing Day

By Lindsay Gezinski, Assistant Professor, College of Social Work, University of Utah HIV/AIDS has claimed the lives of more than 550,000 Americans. Today, approximately 1.2 million Americans are

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Cancer Survivorship and the Train Ride of Life

By Jaehee Yi, Assistant Professor, College of Social Work, University of Utah, and Tian Tian, PhD Student, College of Social Work, University of Utah In 2006, as

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Bike to Work Day — May 15

Interested in riding a bike to work but fearful of traffic? Do you need a reason to pull out your bike and get pedaling again? Tuesday, May 15

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It's a challenge to keep up with everyone and everything going on at the University of Utah. Here is a sampling culled from the U's website today May

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It’s been a good run all, but RedThread is ready for retirement. We’re consolidating with FYI, our faculty and staff newsletter, to create a comprehensive, campus-wide online publication dubbed @TheU, where you can find information for all of the …

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