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January 12, 2023
Partnership with CU Anschutz marks beginning of hybrid Doctor of Physical Therapy program at UCCS
New year, new program. The CU School of Medicine at CU Anschutz and the UCCS Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences have...
March 17, 2022
Possibilities Endless: Lilia Cervantes, M.D.
While practicing medicine at Denver Health, Lilia Cervantes, MD, researcher and associate professor of hospital medicine and director of immigrant health at...
January 6, 2022
Faculty Council Committee Corner: LGBTQ+
Editor’s note: This is part of an ongoing CU Connections series in which the Faculty Council highlights each of its committees and their efforts. See past...
December 2, 2021
Uncle Doc: A POW’s story of survival, compassion and hope
As dawn broke over the South Pacific on Sept. 21, 1944, Jack Comstock, MD, stepped out of the officers’ quarters on his callused bare feet, wearing a G-string...
November 18, 2021
The science of super athletes
Iñigo San Millán, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes at the University of Colorado School of Medicine and...
October 28, 2021
Mini Medical School first CU course to launch on FutureLearn MOOC platform
The CU School of Medicine at the CU Anschutz Medical Campus launches the new way to take its renowned Mini Medical School on FutureLearn, the leading European...
October 28, 2021
Leading in prevention of elder abuse: CU Anschutz boasts one of only two teams in nation
Elder abuse and neglect are major problems – they happen to one in 10 older adults in the United States – and often hide in plain sight. “A lot of times it’s...
September 30, 2021
Cyclist back on road thanks to aortic valve expertise at CU Anschutz
Jonathan Fox happily entered his 50s with his identity, stress outlet and social life entwined in a heart-healthy activity – cycling – that would easily propel...
September 9, 2021
Mass memorials: A place to grieve, heal, remember
Images of the crumbling Twin Towers are invading American living rooms and cellphones, as the 20th anniversary of one of the worst days in the nation’s history...
June 10, 2021
New CU program tackles medicine’s tough realities before they matter
Bryn Launer took a deep breath as she picked up the phone. She was calling the brother of a patient with a severe head injury suffered in a motorcycle accident...
June 3, 2021
Are the COVID-19 vaccines good news for cancer care?
Long before RNA and mRNA became important parts of the COVID-19 vaccine conversation, researchers at the University of Colorado School of Medicine were...
April 8, 2021
Q&A: Lilia Cervantes, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine Lilia Cervantes, MD is a homegrown success story, a physician researcher and a changemaker. Growing up in Denver and receiving...
March 25, 2021
Medical School students celebrate virtual Match Day
For the second year in a row, the University of Colorado School of Medicine Match Day celebration was hosted virtually for students, faculty, staff, family,...
March 11, 2021
Video: CU Anschutz leaders discuss vaccine progress, distribution, efficacy
As vaccine distribution is underway around the world, the virtual panel series, “A Conversation on COVID-19 with the CU Anschutz Medical Campus,” continued on...
February 25, 2021
CU, Mile High Medical Society celebrate new scholarship honoring Blackwood
Charles J. Blackwood, M.D. The University of Colorado School of Medicine on the CU Anschutz Medical Campus this week announced the establishment of the Charles...
November 19, 2020
Can time-restricted eating prevent you from overindulging on Thanksgiving?
With Thanksgiving right around the corner, you might be worried about overindulging on turkey and pumpkin pie. Elizabeth Thomas, MD, assistant professor of...
November 12, 2020
Breathing easier, Colorado? Well, get prepped for more fire days ahead
A cold front brought a blanket of snow to Colorado in late October, a welcome gift for a state ravaged by wildfires. As the flakes fell, they helped tame...
September 3, 2020
CU On the Air podcast: Navigating mental health issues during the pandemic
As we navigate the coronavirus, there’s a great need for frank discussions about psychiatric disorders as the weeks and months roll on. CU on the Air host Ken...
September 3, 2020
Making science ‘cool and fun’
Francesca Manzella, MA, recalls the profound letdown. A high school guidance counselor said her dream of becoming a scientist was beyond her reach. “She...
July 16, 2020
School of Medicine, UCHealth recruiting patients for COVID-19 vaccine trial
Researchers at the University of Colorado School of Medicine and UCHealth on the CU Anschutz Medical Campus will recruit qualified patients throughout Colorado...
April 2, 2020
Watch: School of Medicine Match Day goes virtual
Streamed live on Mar 20, 2020
March 19, 2020
CU School of Medicine in the U.S. News and World Report rankings
The University of Colorado School of Medicine is listed No. 9 on the primary care rankings of medical schools and No. 31 on the research rankings released...
January 16, 2020
State of the School of Medicine: Strong upward trend continues
Dean John J. Reilly, Jr., MD, outlined key initiatives for the CU School of Medicine in education, research, and community service in his annual State of the...
August 29, 2019
First out-of-home gun storage map to prevent suicide
Faculty members at the Colorado School of Public Health and the University of Colorado School of Medicine at the Anschutz Medical Campus announced the Colorado...
June 13, 2019
CU School of Medicine partners with CSU to open medical school branch
The University of Colorado School of Medicine is in the planning stages of establishing a medical school branch in Fort Collins in partnership with Colorado...