The Utah Personalized Health Care Consortium (UPHC)

Mission

The Utah Personalized Health Care Consortium (UPHC) facilitates collaboration among individuals, community leaders and organizations, healthcare systems and academic institutions to drive a community-valued approach to personalized health care, including balanced efforts in education, research, healthcare delivery, and public health.

Vision

Improve population health through personalized health care: The right care, to the right person, at the right time, for the right cost.


Upcoming Events

"Building Bridges: Achieving a Community-Valued Approach to Personalized Health Care"
March 31 - April 1, 2014

Providing a unique forum for public and community leaders, health care providers, researchers and educators to meet in the middle, advancing the agenda for personalized, participatory health care and wellness across Utah’s communities.

Sponsored by the UPHC, in partnership with the University of Utah Program in Personalized Health Care / Center for Clinical and Translational Science and Intermountain Healthcare.

All are welcome to participate - Register today! See Agenda and Registration Information


UPHC Advisory Board

Chair

Steve Alder, PhD
Department of Family and Preventive Medicine /
Division of Public Health
Center for Clinical and Translational Science /
Community Outreach and Collaboration Core
University of Utah

Members

Heather Aiono, M Ed
Genetic Science Learning Center
Center for Clinical and Translational Science /
Community Outreach and Collaboration
University of Utah 


Steven Bleyl, MD, PhD
Department of Pediatrics /
Division of Pediatric Cardiology
University of Utah
Intermountain Healthcare Clinical Genetics Institute


Meghan Chirpich, MS, CGC

Genetic Counselor
Intermountain Medical Center


John Firmage

BMW of Murray


Reverend France A. Davis
Calvary Baptist Church
Community Faces of Utah


Teresa Garrett, RN MS APHN-BC 

Intermountain Healthcare


Liz Joy, MD
Intermountain Health Care
Department of Family and Preventive Medicine
University of Utah


Lynne Kerr, MD, PhD

Department of Pediatrics
University of Utah
Shriner’s Hospital for Children


Erica Lake
Eccles Health Sciences Library
University of Utah

John Nelson, MD, MPH
Leavitt Partners
Former President, American Medical Association


Sylvia Rickard

Hispanic Healthcare Task Force
Community Faces of Utah


Taylor Scalley

Health Sciences Development
University of Utah


Kenneth Schaecher, MD

SelectHealth


Yaz Simonian, PhD, MLS

Dr. Ezekiel R. Dumke College of Health Professions
Weber State University


Louisa Stark, PhD
Genetic Science Learning Center
Center for Clinical and Translational Science /
Community Outreach and Collaboration
University of Utah


Michael Varner, MD

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology /
Maternal Fetal Medicine Division
Program in Personalized Health Care
Center for Clinical and Translational Science
University of Utah
Intermountain Healthcare Clinical Genetics Institute


Lya Wodraska

The Salt Lake Tribune


Frank Wojtech

Utah Department of Education