News Clips for June 2-4, 2018

100,000 turn out for 43rd annual Utah Pride Parade to celebrate acceptance, organizers say

Sporting all things rainbow, event organizers said a record-breaking number gathered in downtown Salt Lake City Sunday to celebrate the yearly Utah Pride Parade.

Teen anxiety: Answers to your questions

During a recent public screening of the film “Angst” sponsored by the Deseret News, audience members submitted their questions on cards. Some where answered at the screening. The Deseret News committed to answering the rest here.

Utah gives Chris Hill a fun farewell

For years, University of Utah athletes and coaches have received a fun sendoff on campus as they boarded a bus en route to a Pac-12 or NCAA Tournament. It was Chris Hill’s turn Friday morning.

Study: Overdose victims' hearts, lungs effective for transplants

Heart and lung transplants that use donors who died from an opioid overdose lead to the same success rate as is seen with other donors, and fatal overdoses have been the main driver behind an increase in transplants nationwide in recent years, authors of a new study say.

Data Center Automation Kicks Healthcare IT Silos to the Curb

A move to the cloud had impacts on the IT workforce that extend beyond simplifying workflow.

University of Utah names finalists for senior vice president of health sciences

The search for the University of Utah's next senior vice president of health sciences has been narrowed to three finalists.

Skiers Have a Higher Risk of Skin Cancer

Here's how to prevent it using sunscreen safe for your skin and the planet

U of U names Mark Harlan as new athletic director

(KUTV) The new University of Utah athletic director will be Mark Harlan, coming from the University of South Florida, the school announced Friday.Harlan will start on July 1, following the retirement of U of U AD Chris Hill.“After an extensive national s

Utah hires South Florida athletic director Mark Harlan as its new AD as Chris Hill says goodbye

On the day Chris Hill rode off into the sunset in a Utah-themed bus, the Utes also settled on his successor.

Mark Harlan of USF named Athletic Director at University of Utah

SALT LAKE CITY — Mark Harlan will become the new Athletic Director at the University of Utah starting July 1, the university announced Friday. Harlan is currently serving in the same role at the University of South Florida, and he will take over at the U of U following the retirement of longtime ath

Mark Harlan, Utah's new athletic director, expects to win in classroom, community and in competition

The University of Utah introduced new athletic director Mark Harlan at a press conference Monday morning. Harlan addressed a variety of topics during the press conference.

Utah introduces new AD, says it's time to ‘look out for Utah’

The University of Utah will hold an introductory press conference with new athletics director Mark Harlan.

100,000 turn out for 43rd annual Utah Pride Parade to celebrate acceptance, organizers say

With early estimates exceeding 50,000 attendees, the parade kicked off the final day of the state's 43rd annual Utah Pride Festival, a four-day event to celebrate the state's LGBT community.

Sole survivor of rare obstetric emergency praises U.'s AirMed team

The University Hospital's AirMed team celebrated 40 years of operation Thursday on top of the hospital's helicopter pad. Cali Hinkley, the only world survivor of spontaneous amniotic fluid embolism, came to share her story and express her gratitude.

Investigation underway after data breach at Moran Eye Center | Gephardt Daily

An investigation is underway after officials discovered a data breach at the University of Utah's John A. Moran Eye Center.

Personal information on computer equipment stolen from Moran Eye Center

Computer equipment has been stolen containing limited personal information from just over 600 patients at the John A. Moran Eye Center at the University of Utah, according to a news release from the center Saturday.

Moran Eye Center says recent theft caused potential disclosure of patient information

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — A recent theft at the John A. Moran Eye Center at the University of Utah may have resulted in the disclosure of more than 600 patients’ information. According to a press release, the Moran Eye Center is notifying 607 patients of a potential disclosure of their information afte

University of Utah names finalists for senior vice president of health sciences

The search for the University of Utah's next senior vice president of health sciences has been narrowed to three finalists.