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Piano Guys' Jon Schmidt at Grief and the Holidays
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Nov 03, 2017

Piano Guys' Jon Schmidt at Grief and the Holidays

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Jon and Michelle Schmidt’s 21-year-old daughter Annie disappeared while hiking in Oregon in the fall of 2016. In the weeks before her body was found at the bottom of a cliff, the Schmidts found comfort in the people who reached out to them. Schmidt, the “piano guy” in the popular quartet, will speak at this year’s Grief and the Holidays event, “Memories are the Sweetest Gift,” on Saturday, Nov. 11 at 7 p.m. at Olympus Junior High School, 2217 East Murray-Holladay Road... Read More

Advocate for Patients and Clients
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Oct 26, 2017

Advocate for Patients and Clients

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After several years of caring for older adults, Amy Hartman, BSN '04, noticed the frustration of some of her clients when managing caregiving of patients with dementia. Her company, Solstice Home Health, Hospice and Palliative Care was pivotal in initiating the expansion into Utah of Dementia Dialogues, a training program for professional and family caregivers. ... Read More

The Dumkes: Healthcare Advocacy Goes Beyond Scholarships and Infrastructure
May 25, 2017

The Dumkes: Healthcare Advocacy Goes Beyond Scholarships and Infrastructure


Dr. Ezekiel and Edna Wattis Dumke focused much of their philanthropic giving on the people and institutions who care for patients--mentoring physicians and helping to pay for educational buildings. Fitting, then, that the foundation they started nearly 60 years ago has provided startup funding for the Utah Nursing Consortium—an initiative of the state’s eight publicly funded nursing schools, Brigham Young University and Westminster College. ... Read More

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