• Regenerative medicine researchers claim stake

    Gates Grubstake Fund backs scientists researching MS, macular degeneration, nanoparticles

    The Gates Center for Regenerative Medicine and CU Innovations have awarded three researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus $350,000 grants with the hope they will strike scientific gold.… Full Story

    April 18, 2017
    Michael Davidson
    Trap and Zap
  • Police chief retires, reflects on education and career

    After more than a decade serving the CU Anschutz Medical Campus, Doug Abraham is looking forward to his retirement spent with family

    Two armed-robbery suspects tried to evade police in a crowded parking lot. Doug Abraham rammed the vehicle to immobilize it and one of the suspects jumped out with a gun.… Full Story

    March 28, 2017
    Michael Satchell
    Doug Abraham, Chief of Police for the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
  • Geneticist still pushes limits in lab and in life

    Vitiligo expert Richard Spritz races cars, hikes Himalayas while doing groundbreaking research

    Geneticist Richard Spritz, MD, likes to be on the edge. Spritz, the Director of the University of Colorado School of Medicine’s (SOM) Human Medical Genetics and Genomics Program, loves the rush he gets from pushing his vintage Porsche 911 around a racetrack.… Full Story

    March 16, 2017
    Michael Davidson
    Richard Spritz car
  • Sparkling personality, Golden Gloves

    CU Anschutz facilities worker inducted into Colorado Golden Gloves Hall of Fame

    Donny Giron is a personable guy. He loves chatting with people he meets as a member of the Facilities Management department at the CU Anschutz Medical Campus.… Full Story

    March 14, 2017
    Michael Satchell
    Donny Giron
  • Physicians turn to technology to combat opioid epidemic

    Pilot project at CU Anschutz makes state prescription database more accessible for doctors

    Doctors should be able to rely on new technology to fight opioid misuse, University of Colorado School of Medicine (SOM) Assistant Professor Jason Hoppe, DO, believes.… Full Story

    February 22, 2017
    Michael Davidson
    Emergency Department staff