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Celebrating 10 years and National Public Health Week

Celebrating 10 years and National Public Health Week

The Colorado School of Public Health launched its 10th Anniversary celebration during National Public Health Week, kicking off a series of collaborative...
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Graduate students lead the way to campus skin cancer prevention

Graduate students lead the way to campus skin cancer prevention

In partnership with the Colorado School of Public Health, UCCS is engaging in a multi-component skin cancer prevention initiative along with nine other...
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Changes to rating system caused consumers to choose better providers

Changes to rating system caused consumers to choose better providers

Health care report cards and quality ratings are intended to give consumers more information when choosing a care provider like a hospital or nursing home...
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Expert on air pollution, tobacco control takes reins of ColoradoSPH

Expert on air pollution, tobacco control takes reins of ColoradoSPH

The newest dean on campus has a lot to boast about. A recent invitation to the Vatican. An award presented by a king. But after 40 years in a career that...
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Collaboration a constant for state’s premier research universities
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Collaboration a constant for state’s premier research universities

CU President Bruce Benson, CSU President Tony Frank and moderator Molly Hughes at the Aug. 30 Denver Post Education Forum in downtown Denver. The competition...
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Type 2 diabetes diagnosis in youth leads to increased complications

Type 2 diabetes diagnosis in youth leads to increased complications

A new report published this month in the Journal of the American Medical Association points to a significantly higher burden of diabetes-related complications...
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Study: To keep pounds off, consider walking the dog

Study: To keep pounds off, consider walking the dog

Light-intensity activities such as washing the dishes, making the bed, and walking the dog may play a significant role in helping people maintain weight loss,...
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Public Health Case Competition deadlines approaching
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Public Health Case Competition deadlines approaching

Deadlines are approaching for the 2016 Rocky Mountain Public Health Case Competition, hosted by the Colorado School of Public Health Student Council. The event...
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Colorado School of Public Health receives accreditation

Colorado School of Public Health receives accreditation

The Colorado School of Public Health (ColoradoSPH), the first school of public health in the Rocky Mountain West, has been reaccredited through July 1, 2023,...
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Collaboration brings new lodging facility to Guatemala clinic

Collaboration brings new lodging facility to Guatemala clinic

In July, several leaders from Children’s Hospital Colorado, the University of Colorado School of Medicine, theSkaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical...
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Regents awards
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Regents highlight nine honorees

The University of Colorado Board of Regents has announced its selection of this year’s recipients of honorary degrees, Distinguished Service Award and...
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U.S. and Cuban pediatricians meeting for first time in over 50 years
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U.S. and Cuban pediatricians meeting for first time in over 50 years

Dr. Stephen Berman of Children’s Hospital Colorado and the Colorado School of Public Health to spearhead effort
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Grant Creates Program to Improve Health Care in underserved Areas: $3.3M grant creates ECHO Colorado program to improve health care and public health in underserved areas

The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus will partner with several health care and public health organizations across the state to develop ECHO (...
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Student-staffed DAWN clinic serves population in need

Student-staffed DAWN clinic serves population in need

It was 9:30 p.m., an hour after the DAWN Clinic had already closed, when David Choi and his fellow volunteers saw her: an elderly woman in a nightgown and...
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At symposium, experts survey obesity landscape, tools, solutions

Personal weakness. Heritable condition. Environmental outcome. Such are our views of obesity, a physical state few Americans are comfortable with yet an...
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In State of Campus address, Marks envisions ‘elite tier’ status

Lilly Marks, CU's vice president for health affairs and executive vice chancellor for the Anschutz Medical Campus, chats with Frederick Grover, M.D., left, as...
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Research into sports safety for kids catches attention of White House

When Dawn Comstock , Ph.D., met President Barack Obama in May, the White House gave her three rules: no selfies, no hands in pants pockets, and absolutely no...
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Colorado School of Public Health sets Oil and Gas Development Symposium

Former Gov. Bill Ritter will be the keynote speaker at an upcoming Oil and Gas Development Symposium presented by the Colorado School of Public Health. The...
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Students start next chapter of lives at commencement ceremonies

The skies cleared Friday morning, bathing the Anschutz Medical Campus in bright sunshine after days of drenching rains and swirling winds. It couldn't have...
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New medical center in Guatemala marks CU’s first permanent presence in foreign country

The Center for Human Development, a multifaceted medical facility developed by the Colorado School of Public Health and Children’s Hospital Colorado to serve...
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Campus to commemorate Ludlow Massacre centennial with series of events

In southern Colorado on April 20, 1914, fighting broke out between a camp of striking coal miners and an alliance between the Colorado Fuel and Iron Company...
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Marijuana symposium features university health and public policy experts

Experts from the vast spectrum of marijuana research gathered Friday to discuss the medical and public policy implications of Colorado’s new cannabis laws,...
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Save the date: Marijuana and Public Health Symposium

The Marijuana and Public Health Symposium will be from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 7 at Mile High Station, 2027 W. Lower Colfax Ave., Denver. “The Colorado...
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School of Public Health to gain from $1.5 million in grants from four Colorado foundations

Local Colorado foundations signaled ongoing support for improved community health with the announcement of a new, collaboratively funded grant to the Colorado...
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Pinwheel garden promotes prevention of child abuse

This pinwheel garden is planted on the southwest lawn of Building 500 on the Anschutz Medical Campus. They’re popping up in front yards, at community events...

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