The University of Utah has announced that The Larry H. and Gail Miller Family Foundation will donate $5.3 million to establish a diabetes prevention program called “Driving Out Diabetes: A Larry H. Miller Family Wellness Initiative.” College of Health faculty will play lead roles.... Read More
“I want all of the graduates, regardless of how they choose to de ne success, to nd greatness within themselves. That’s why I’m thankful for the opportunity to come back to the University of Utah to deliver this message to the class of 2017.” – Conrad Anker... Read More
Alison Shimko, a Speech and Hearing Science major in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, has received a prestigious Fulbright grant to teach English in Spain for the 2017-2018 academic year. Alison and three other University of Utah students join 1,900 U.S. citizens who will teach, conduct research, and provide expertise abroad through the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. Recipients of Fulbright Awards are selected on the basis of academic and professional achievement as well as record of service and demonstrated leadership in their respective fields. ... Read More
Kary Woodruff's "Sports Nutrition Strategies for Success: A Practical Guide to Improving Performance Through Nutrition"
Kary Woodruff, a PhD student in Nutrition and Integrative Physiology, has published her second book this month. It's titled "Sports Nutrition Strategies for Success: A Practical Guide to Improving Performance Through Nutrition" and available through Amazon.... Read More
Can elite soccer referees spot a foul before it happens? Possibly, according to a study published in October by Dr. A. Mark Williams, Chair of the Health, Kinesiology and Recreation Department, and others. The findings generated news media reports in 22 countries.... Read More
"You are what you eat." A program developed at Tulane and tested in the Department of Nutrition and Integrated Physiology is proving the value of the old adage.... Read More