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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...
December 20, 2018
Virtual human — a living cadaver — pushes boundaries of anatomical science
When Victor Spitzer, PhD, director of the Center for Human Simulation at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, talks about his friend Susan Potter, he...
September 6, 2018
New website offers resources in advance medical care planning
Colorado Care Planning – www.Coloradocareplanning.org – is a new comprehensive website aimed at helping Coloradans of all ages find information for future...
May 31, 2018
Antioxidant supplement helps cystic fibrosis patients, study finds
Researchers at Children’s Hospital Colorado (Children’s Colorado) and the University of Colorado School of Medicine have found that taking a specially...
May 24, 2018
New CU Anschutz course teaches Wilderness Emergency Canine Care
Buddy wasn’t looking too good. His breathing was rapid and his heart rate almost too fast to count; he could barely wag his tail. He was panting and he went...
March 8, 2018
Shared decision making can result in better choices
As more and more older patients are offered advanced treatments for chronic diseases, including surgeries and implantable devices, new questions have arisen...
September 14, 2017
Next Mini Med School Online session begins Oct. 2
The pioneering CU Mini Medical School has been reimagined as a massive open online course (MOOC). It covers many of the areas medical students learn about in...
May 18, 2017
Building Better Babies Symposium set for May 31
The Building Better Babies Symposium is set for 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 31 at the CU Anschutz Medical Campus. The specific objectives of the symposium are to...
May 11, 2017
Neurosurgeon provides 'light at end of tunnel'
Dr. Youssef uses endoscopic procedure – akin to 'Fantastic Voyage' – to treat woman's rare case of hydrocephalus
February 2, 2017
Black-and-gold legacy: CU-educated doctors span generations
The line of physicians in the Kenagy-Vance family stretches across states, continents and generations. For centuries, these medical men have guided the health...
September 29, 2016
The difficulties of studying medical marijuana
Studies of marijuana use to treat inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are hampered by a lack of scientific evidence, public perception of the drug’s safety and...
August 18, 2016
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...
April 28, 2016
CU adds two new President’s Teaching Scholars
CU has added two faculty members to the ranks of the President’s Teaching Scholars, the roster of educators who skillfully integrate teaching and research at...
March 17, 2016
Jefferson Award winners contribute on campus, in communities
Three members of the University of Colorado community have been named recipients of the 2016 Thomas Jefferson Award, among the highest honors given at CU, the...
March 3, 2016
New endowed chair supports excellence in emergency medicine
Thanks to a recent private gift, Professor and Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine Richard D. Zane, MD, has a brand new title as the inaugural George...
February 18, 2016
Putting the punch to Parkinson's
With a glint in her eye and clenched jaw, Tina Schoenherr rears back a gloved fist and swings at the target held up by Anthony Mora. Thuds of fists on punching...